An alternative method for the estimation of the magnetic moment of non-spherical magnetotactic bacteria


Bahaj, A. S., James, P.A.B. and Moeschler, F.D. (1996) An alternative method for the estimation of the magnetic moment of non-spherical magnetotactic bacteria IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 32, (5), pp. 5133-5135. (doi:10.1109/20.539514).

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A new approach to the determination of the magnetic moment of non-spherical magnetotactic bacteria is described. This is achieved by studying the reaction of non-motile bacteria to applied homogenous magnetic fields. The magnetic moment is calculated from the `flip time' of a magnetotactic bacterium as its dipole realigns itself when the polarity of the applied magnetic field is reversed. The results are compared with measurements obtained from three other techniques

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Digital Object Identifier (DOI): doi:10.1109/20.539514
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September 1996Published
Date Deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last Modified: 18 Apr 2017 20:46
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URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/74557

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