Hall coefficient

noun
\ ˈhȯl-\
variants: or Hall constant

Definition of Hall coefficient

: the quotient of the potential difference per unit width of metal strip in the Hall effect divided by the product of the magnetic intensity and the longitudinal current density

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History and Etymology for Hall coefficient

after Edwin H. Hall †1938 American physicist

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