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mag·ne·tom·e·ter

(mag'nĕ-tom'ĕ-tĕr),
An instrument for detecting and measuring the magnetic field.

magnetometer

(măg″nĕ-tŏm′ĕ-tĕr) [″ + metron, measure]
Device for measuring magnetic fields.

mag·ne·tom·e·ter

(mag'nĕ-tom'ĕ-tĕr)
An instrument for detecting and measuring the magnetic field.
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This solution comes in the form of an updated interface for magnetometer data collection and the release of HYPACK s new MAGEDIT program, developed with SHOM s specifications and collaboration.
The MagPen utilizes magnetometers equipped with smartphones, thus there is no need to build an additional sensing panel for a touchscreen as well as circuits, communication modules, or batteries for the pen.
In a planned competition among eight magnetometers, the SSC Pacific model was first in all categories except maintenance, since the developers' basic approach was: "It costs $100, if it breaks, throw it away, and we'll send you a new one.
This compensation method reduces the magnetometer offset but does not remove it completely.
In order to eliminate spatially homogeneous field fluctuations we used the results from all 5 magnetometers and calculated the quantity [DELTA]B(t) = [B.
The tested prototype matches the orbiting magnetometers that will be delivered to ESA by the end of 2010.
The magnetometers play a unique and important role in Juno's investigation of the formation and evolution of Jupiter," says Juno's Principal Investigator, Scott Bolton of the Southwest Research Institute in San Antonio, Texas.
The laser-pumped OPM described here will thus be a valuable tool for fundamental physics experiments and compares very favorably with state-of-the-art lamp-pumped magnetometers as it will be demonstrated elsewhere.
Using the resulting magnetometer data, the ST5 science team will demonstrate the benefits of a group of small low-cost spacecraft taking scientific measurements at the same time in different locations.
He notes that software experts in Germany plan to reprogram the satellite in August so that its sun sensors and magnetometers can take the place of the ailing pointer.
a pioneering company engaged in the development of advanced energy storage devices and ultra sensitive magnetometers utilizing breakthroughs brought about by nanotechnology and MEMS, today named Dr.
A new Standard Reference Material (SRM) for use in calibrating the magnetometers used in the recording industry and research laboratories has been issued.