Magnetic Personalities: NMR June 1, 2006

from Introduction to Quantum Chemistry· ·

The quantum mechanics of nuclear spins. How a magnetic field splits degenerate spin states of at nuclei, setting the stage for NMR. Why do MRI machines need such strong magnets? What's a cow magnet?



The quantum mechanics of nuclear spins. How a magnetic field splits degenerate spin states of at nuclei, setting the stage for NMR. Why do MRI machines need such strong magnets? What's a cow magnet?