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Ferromagnetism for 3d, 4f metals

  1. Sep 18, 2013 #1
    Why Fe, Co and Ni are ferromagnetic? what aspects of their electronic structure favors ferromagnetism? How 3d or 4f metals can be ferromagnetic and what is their origin of
    ferromagnetism?
     
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  3. Sep 18, 2013 #2
  4. Sep 18, 2013 #3
    what is the difference of the origin of ferromagnetism for 3d and 4f metals?
     
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