Barkhausen effect

Bark·​hau·​sen effect | \ ˈbärˌkau̇zᵊn-, -rkˌhau̇- \

Definition of Barkhausen effect

: the series of abrupt changes or jumps in the magnetization of a substance when the magnetizing field is gradually altered

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History and Etymology for Barkhausen effect

after Heinrich Barkhausen †1956 German physicist and electrical engineer

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“Barkhausen effect.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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