maxwell definition

  • noun:
    • The unit of magnetized flux inside centimeter-gram-second system, add up to the flux perpendicularly intersecting an area of just one square centimeter in an area where the magnetized power is one gauss.
    • A unit of magnetic flux that produces one abvolt per change per second
    • A cgs device of magnetized flux, abbreviated Mx; it's corresponding to the magnetized flux moving through one sqaure centimeter which can be typical to a magnetic field of one gauss.
    • The c. g. s. device of magnetized flux; the flux which, acting upon a unit magnet-pole, will repel it with a force of just one dyne; the flux per square centimeter of cross-section in a field of device flux thickness.
    • a cgs product of magnetic flux add up to the flux perpendicular to an area of 1 square centimeter in a magnetic area of just one gauss
    • Scottish physicist whose equations unified electricity and magnetism and whom respected the electromagnetic nature of light (1831-1879)

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