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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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To summarise, this kind of robust compact and miniaturized magnetometer is a very good instrument for on ground magnetometry on Mars and other planets and its design has been adapted to accomplish the restrictions of the exploration vehicles as well as the extreme conditions of Mars.
To more fully understand the internal structure of South Flats, we chose to amplify our test excavations with two non-invasive geophysics techniques, ground penetrating radar and magnetometry.
This was confirmed with other techniques such as scanning electron microscopy and magnetometry.
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1998) Repeatability of body sway measurements; day-to-day variation measured by sway magnetometry.
Investigators and local anthropologists employed numerous detection techniques, including visual assessment for depressions or alterations, probing, test excavations, ground-penetrating radar, magnetometry, and cadaver dogs.
The nanocomposite films thus obtained were characterized by vibrating sample magnetometry.
Magnetoencephalographic analysis of cortical oscillatory activity in patients with brain tumors: Synthetic aperture magnetometry (SAM) functional imaging of delta band activity.
Other techniques that have been used with varying degrees of success for sub-surface burial detection include magnetometry and electromagnetic induction.
Drawn from those presented at the April 2007 workshop, this collection of papers focuses on solar active regions and their origin and evolution on the sun as indicated by helioseismology, magnetometry and modeling.