Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Pauli exclusion a magnetic phenomena?

  1. Oct 4, 2011 #1
    Is Pauli exclusion principle due to magnetic interactions between spins of electrons?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 4, 2011 #2

    mathman

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Gold Member

    Spin is only one factor for exclusion. Any atom with more than two electrons will have some electrons with the same spin.
     
  4. Oct 6, 2011 #3
    Ferromagnetism is between electron, no spin. You have to take care about orbitals too.
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook




Similar Discussions: Pauli exclusion a magnetic phenomena?
  1. Physics Phenomena (Replies: 2)

Loading...