Righi-Leduc effect

noun \ ¦rē|gēlə¦dük- , ¦ri| \

Definition of Righi-Leduc effect

: a transverse temperature gradient observed in a metal when the metal is in a magnetic field whose lines of force are perpendicular to the heat flux called also Leduc effect

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Origin and Etymology of righi-leduc effect

after Augusto Righi †1920 Italian physicist and Sylvestre Anatole Leduc, 20th century French physicist


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