Contents


1. Foreword
2. Introduction
3. The electrical resistance of an MRH in a homogeneous magnetic field
3.1 Dimensions of the strip
3.2 The linearization of the response function
3.2.1 The "barber pole"
3.3 Characteristics of an MRH
3.3.1 Sensitivity
3.3.2 Frequency characteristic
3.3.3 Noise
3.4 Technology; special designs
4. Summary