fermion fermion

Definition(s):

  • (n) any particle that obeys Fermi-Dirac statistics and is subject to the Pauli exclusion principle

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  • 'Heavy fermion' pairing may help explain superconductors

    CeCoIn 5 is an oxymoron. It’s a “heavy fermion” material, in which electrons act like their mass is 1,000 times what it should be, because moving electrons interact magnetically with its atoms and slow down.
    on July 19, 2013     Source: Cornell News Service

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