nuclear magneton


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to nuclear magneton: magnetic moment, Bohr magneton

nu·cle·ar mag·ne·ton (μN),

a constant in the equation relating the difference in energies between parallel and antiparallel spin alignments of atomic nuclei in a magnetic field; used in nuclear magnetic resonance spectrometry; 5.05 × 10-27 J T-1.
Mentioned in ?
Full browser ?