The Magnetic Field of Massive Rotating Bodies

@article{Blackett1947TheMF,
  title={The Magnetic Field of Massive Rotating Bodies},
  author={P. M. S. Blackett},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1947},
  volume={159},
  pages={658-666}
}
  • P. Blackett
  • Published 17 May 1947
  • Materials Science, Business
  • Nature
Summary 
Maximum magnetic moment to angular momentum conjecture
The authors are supported by the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) of the United Kingdom.
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