Faraday effect

noun Physics the rotation of the plane of polarization of electromagnetic waves in certain substances in a magnetic field.

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  • Faraday effect — In physics, the Faraday effect or Faraday rotation is a magneto optical phenomenon, or an interaction between light and a magnetic field in a dielectric material. The rotation of the plane of polarization is proportional to the intensity of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Faraday effect — the rotation of the plane of polarization of plane polarized light as the light passes through certain isotropic media in the direction of a strong magnetic field in which the medium is placed. Also called magnetic rotation. [1885 90; named after …   Universalium

  • Faraday effect — Faradėjaus reiškinys statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Tiesiai poliarizuotos šviesos, sklindančios medžiagoje išilgai magnetinio lauko jėgų linijų, poliarizacijos plokštumos sukimas. Poliarizacijos plokštumos sukimo… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • Faraday effect — Faradėjaus efektas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Faraday effect vok. Faraday Effekt, m rus. эффект Фарадея, m pranc. effet Faraday, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Faraday effect — Faradėjaus reiškinys statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Faraday effect vok. Faraday Effekt, m rus. эффект Фарадея, m; явление Фарадея, n pranc. effet Faraday, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Faraday effect — /ˈfærədeɪ əfɛkt/ (say faruhday uhfekt) noun the rotation of the plane of polarisation of plane polarised light on traversing an isotropic, transparent medium placed in a magnetic field which processes a component in the direction of the light ray …   Australian English dictionary

  • Faraday effect — Смотри эффект Фарадея …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • faraday effect — noun Usage: usually capitalized F : the optical rotation produced in a beam of polarized light traversing certain isotropic media along the lines of force of a magnetic field …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inverse Faraday effect — The inverse Faraday effect is the effect opposite to the Faraday effect. A static magnetization vec{M}(0) is induced by an external oscillating electrical field with the frequency omega, which can be achieved with a high intensity laser pulse for …   Wikipedia

  • Faraday rotator — A Faraday rotator is an optical device that rotates the polarization of light due to the Faraday effect, which in turn is based on a magneto optic effect.The Faraday rotator works because one polarization of the input light is in ferromagnetic… …   Wikipedia

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