Terrestrial magnetism


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Terrestrial magnetism: terrestrial electricity
the magnetic force exerted by the earth, and recognized by its effect upon magnetized needles and bars.

See also: Magnetism

References in periodicals archive ?
March 24, 2017, was no ordinary day for Proxima Cen," said Meredith MacGregor, an astronomer at the Carnegie Institution for Science, Department of Terrestrial Magnetism in Washington, D.
Using the QCell indoor coverage solution, mobile edge computing (MEC) and IoT terrestrial magnetism detection, the smart management of indoor large/multi-story parks can be conveniently achieved at low cost and high efficiency.
I think this paper sets a precedent for how the community can collaborate on exoplanet detection and follow-up," Johanna Teske from Carnegie's department of terrestrial magnetism, said.
This is an extraordinary result that redefines our understanding of our Solar System," said Linda Elkins-Tanton, director of Carnegie's Department of Terrestrial Magnetism.
New results from a team including Director of Carnegie's Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Linda Elkins-Tanton, show that the atmospheric effects of these eruptions could have been devastating.
Since the terrestrial magnetism affects the direction determination, without this information it is impossible to navigate by map.
Over the next two years, the expedition members carried out the obligatory meteorological and terrestrial magnetism observations of the First International Polar Year.
of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution of Washington.
He pursued post-doctoral education as a fellow in biophysics in the Department of Terrestrial Magnetism at the Carnegie Institute in Washington, DC (1962-1964).
Jennifer held a position in the local university's "Department of Terrestrial Magnetism at the Institute of Physical Problems.
Berkner continued this work during the 1930s while he was with the Carnegie Institution of Washington's Department of Terrestrial Magnetism.
Mitsuhiro Kawamoto, the experiment was conducted using a hybrid-magnet strong enough to emit a magnetic field of 30 tesla, or 30,000 times the force of terrestrial magnetism.

Full browser ?