IEVref: 121-11-52 ID: Language: en Status: Standard Term: magnetization Synonym1: Synonym2: Synonym3: Symbol: MHi Definition: at a given point within a domain of quasi-infinitesimal volume V, vector quantity equal to the magnetic area moment m of the substance contained within the domain divided by the volume V: $M=\frac{m}{V}$ NOTE – The magnetization M satisfies the relation B = μ0(H + M) where B is the magnetic flux density, H the magnetic field strength and μ0 the magnetic constant. Publication date: 1998-08 Source: Replaces: Internal notes: 2017-06-02: Cleanup - Remove Attached Image 121-11-52.gif 2020-08-24: Editorial update: As agreed with the Convenor of MT 100, inversion of the preferred and alternative symbols for alignment with the CDV of IEC 80000-6 item 6-24. M is now the preferred symbol, and Hi the alternative symbol. JGO CO remarks: TC/SC remarks: VT remarks: Domain1: Domain2: Domain3: Domain4: Domain5: