Surface tension of heavy water under high magnetic fields

Iino, Masaaki; Fujimura, Yuu
June 2009
Applied Physics Letters;6/29/2009, Vol. 94 Issue 26, p261902
Academic Journal
The surface tension of deuterium oxide-air interface was precisely measured under magnetic fields up to 10 T. The surface tension increased by 2.37±0.14 mN/m (3.30±0.19%) at 10 T. It was found that the surface tension increased linearly with an increase in the square of the magnetic field, the proportionality constant of which showed a marked isotope effect.


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