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A Brief History of Permanent Magnets

The first ferrite magnet was accidentally discovered in 1950, in a Physics laboratory belonging to the Philips Industries research department, in the Netherlands. An assistant synthesised it by mistake–he was supposed to prepare a different sample for its study as a semiconductor material. It was found that it actually had magnetic properties, and so it [...]

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