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Zee·man

 (zā′män′), Pieter 1865-1943.
Dutch physicist. He shared a 1902 Nobel Prize for his research on the effect of a magnetic field on a beam of light.
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Zee•man

(ˈzeɪˌmɑn)

n.
Pieter, 1865–1943, Dutch physicist: Nobel prize 1902.
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Noun1.Zeeman - Dutch physicist honored for his research on the influence of magnetism on radiation which showed that light is radiated by the motion of charged particles in an atom (1865-1943)
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To analyze the magnetization curve for the materials under consideration, we adopted an approach based on the Zeeman sublevels for spin angular momentum S, where the lowest energy level has a spin angular momentum projection [M.sub.S] = -S on the field direction.
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