8. Magnetic and Dielectric Properties

  1. John N. Lalena1 and
  2. David A. Cleary2

Published Online: 17 FEB 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470567548.ch8

Principles of Inorganic Materials Design, Second Edition

Principles of Inorganic Materials Design, Second Edition

How to Cite

Lalena, J. N. and Cleary, D. A. (2010) Magnetic and Dielectric Properties, in Principles of Inorganic Materials Design, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470567548.ch8

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Evergreen State College, USA

  2. 2

    Gonzaga University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 FEB 2010
  2. Published Print: 12 JAN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470404034

Online ISBN: 9780470567548

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Keywords:

  • magnetic and dielectric properties;
  • spontaneous magnetic ordering - unpaired electrons imparting magnetic moments to atoms, ions;
  • magnetotransport properties

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Phenomenological Description of Magnetic Behavior

  • Atomic States and Term Symbols of Free Ions

  • Atomic Origin of Paramagnetism

  • Diamagnetism

  • Spontaneous Magnetic Ordering

  • Magnetotransport Properties

  • Magnetostriction

  • Dielectric Properties

  • Practice Problems

  • References