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Term: magnetic Kerr effect
Synonym1: magneto-optic Kerr effect
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Definition: magneto-optic phenomenon in which the polarization of an electromagnetic wave is modified by reflection at the surface of a magnetized substance.

NOTE – A linearly polarized wave is transformed in an elliptically polarized wave. The effect is used for the reading of magneto-optic disks.


Publication date:1998-08
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