Design and Implementation of Portable NMR Probe Magnet

  • Junxia, Gao (Faculty of Information Technology, Beijing University of Technology) ;
  • Yiming, Zhang (Faculty of Information Technology, Beijing University of Technology) ;
  • Jiashen, Tian (Faculty of Information Technology, Beijing University of Technology)
  • Received : 2016.12.28
  • Accepted : 2017.03.07
  • Published : 2017.03.31


The NMR's probe consists of the static magnetic field generator (magnetic source) and the RF coil. It is very strict for the homogeneity of the static magnetic field intensity of the magnetic source, so the cost of the magnetic source is more expensive in the entire nuclear magnetic resonance instrument. The magnetic source generally consists of electromagnet, permanent magnet and superconducting magnet. The permanent magnet basically needs not to spend on operation and maintenance and its cost of manufacture is much cheaper than the superconducting magnet. Therefore, the permanent magnet may be the only choice for the static magnetic field device if we want to use the magnetic resonance instrument as an analyzer for production by reducing price. A new probe magnet was developed on the basis of the permanent magnet ring in this paper to provide a technological way for reducing the manufacturing cost, weight and volume of the existing nuclear magnetic resonance instrument (including MRI) probe.


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