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This article from the University of Wisconsin is part of a series on nano topics devoted to ferrofluids. The article describes what ferrofluids are and discusses how they are produced, along with possible applications. There are also several images of ferrofluids being manipulated with magnets.
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Keywords: ferrofluids, magnetism
Record Creator: Metadata instance created January 14, 2010 by Raina Khatri
Record Updated: Aug 19, 2020 by Lyle Barbato
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