The Origin of Hysteresis in Simple Magnetic Systems

  1. I. Prigogine4 and
  2. Stuart A. Rice5
  1. T. Erber1,
  2. H. G. Latal2 and
  3. B. N. Harmon3

Published Online: 14 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470143681.ch3

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 20

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 20

How to Cite

Erber, T., Latal, H. G. and Harmon, B. N. (1971) The Origin of Hysteresis in Simple Magnetic Systems, in Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 20 (eds I. Prigogine and S. A. Rice), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470143681.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 4

    University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

  2. 5

    Department of Chemistry and The James Franck Institue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Physics, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois

  2. 2

    Department of Physics, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois

  3. 3

    Department of Physics, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1971

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471699255

Online ISBN: 9780470143681

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Keywords:

  • Wigner-Wilkins kernel;
  • Rayleigh-Ritz methods for discretum;
  • Fokker-Planck equations;
  • singular eigenfunctions;
  • eigenvalue problem

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Arrangements

  • The Four-Magnet Hysteresis Cycle

  • Discussion

  • State-Area and Hysteresis

  • Topological Considerations

  • Extensions to More Complex Systems