Magneto-calorimetry

The magneto-caloric effect is one where change in magnetic field induces temperature change. This effect is used in magnetic refrigeration applications.

Example equipment:

Magneto-calorimeter at the Institute of Non-Ferrous Metals, Gliwice, Poland.

Magneto-calorimeter at the Institute of Non-Ferrous Metals, Gliwice, Poland.

Thermomagnetic analyzer at the Istituto dei Materiali per l'Elettronica ed il Magnetismo, Parma, IT (IMEM-CNR)

Thermomagnetic analyzer at the Istituto dei Materiali per l’Elettronica ed il Magnetismo, Parma, IT (IMEM-CNR)

Example of scientific results:

Magnetic properties and Curie temperatures of disordered Heusler compounds: Co1+xFe2-xSi (J. E. Fisher et al. Phys. Rev. B 94, (2016) 024418)

Magnetic properties and Curie temperatures of disordered Heusler compounds: Co1+xFe2-xSi
(J. E. Fisher et al. Phys. Rev. B 94, (2016) 024418)