1. Basic Principles

  1. Robin A. de Graaf

Published Online: 1 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470512968.ch1

In Vivo NMR Spectroscopy, 2nd Edition

In Vivo NMR Spectroscopy, 2nd Edition

How to Cite

de Graaf, R. A. (2007) Basic Principles, in In Vivo NMR Spectroscopy, 2nd Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470512968.ch1

Author Information

  1. Yale University, Connecticut, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 26 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470026700

Online ISBN: 9780470512968

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Keywords:

  • electromagnetic radiation absorption and emission;
  • magnetic field strength or radiofrequency;
  • time-varying magnetic field gradients;
  • quantum mechanics;
  • macroscopic magnetization;
  • magnetic moment and rotating magnetic field;
  • macroscopic and microscopic inhomogeneity;
  • original and filtered time-domain functions;
  • scalar-coupled spins;
  • weakly coupled multi-spin systems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Classical Description

  • Quantum Mechanical Description

  • Macroscopic Magnetization

  • Excitation

  • Bloch Equations

  • Fourier Transform NMR

  • Chemical Shift

  • Digital Fourier Transform NMR

  • Spin–spin Coupling

  • T1 Relaxation

  • T2 Relaxation and Spin-echoes

  • Exercises

  • References