High-temperature superconductivity in perspective.
Read Online

High-temperature superconductivity in perspective.

  • 556 Want to read
  • ·
  • 87 Currently reading

Published by Congress of the U.S., Office of Technology Assessment, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • High temperature superconductivity -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesHigh temperature superconductivity in perspective
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 127 p. :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17953935M

Download High-temperature superconductivity in perspective.


Here is a concise, tutorial overview of the exciting new field of high-temperature superconductivity. This authoritative textbook focuses on topics, experimental results, and theoretical issues that are likely to have lasting value and are readily understandable to upper Cited by:   Many theorists claim to have solved high temperature superconductivity, but none of these proposals are universally supported by experiments and/or universally accepted by the research community. In addition to superconductivity, one of the great. High-temperature superconductors (abbreviated high-T c or HTS) are operatively defined as materials that behave as superconductors at temperatures above nearly °C ( °F).. This is in fact the lowest temperature reachable by liquid nitrogen, one of the simplest coolant in cryogenics. All superconducting materials known at ordinary pressures currently work far below ambient. This is the second of two OTA assessments on the subject of high-temperature superconductivity (HTS). As the title suggests, this study attempts to put HTS in perspective, both in terms of competing technologies (e.g., the more mature low-temperature superconductors), and in terms of the many technical and economic problems that must be overcome before HTS can be widely used.

theory of high temperature superconductivity Download theory of high temperature superconductivity or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get theory of high temperature superconductivity book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. in superconductivity will celebrate its th jubilee having a transition temperature above K. I hope that the present book will make a valuable contribution to this event. A few words about the history of this book: writing my fi rst book entitled “High-Temperature Superconductivity in Cuprates: The Nonlinear Mechanism. Genre/Form: Government publications: Additional Physical Format: Print version: High temperature superconductivity in perspective. Washington, DC: Congress of the U. The book presented a history of the development and discoveries of superconductivity which was interesting but not what I bought it for. If you are looking for an explanation of how or why superconductors behave as they do, this book is not for you. The Physics was a little light, generally inclomplete and sometimes by: 9.

many attempts to obtain high-temperature superconductivity in materials other than cuprates. Superconductivity was observed in alkali-ion doped C 60 at 33 K 10), and Akimitsu very recently found superconductivity in MgB 2 at of 39 K 11). But the superconductivity in both these materials is explained by the BCS theory. This second EPRI workshop on hot dry rock (HDR) geothermal energy, held in May , focused on the status of worldwide HDR research and development and used that status review as the starting point for discussions of what could and should be done next: by U.S. federal government, by U.S. industry, by U.S. state governments, and by international organizations or through international agreements. Josephson interference in a Superconducting Quantum Int- ference Device (SQUID) shows that the centers of masses (CM) of pairons move as bosons with a linear dispersion relation. Based on this evidence we develop a theory of superconductivity in conventional and mate- . Concepts in High Temperature Superconductivity. The purpose of this paper to explore the theory of high temperature superconductivity. The main focus is on the core theoretical issues associated with the mechanism of high temperature superconductivity more generally. Author(s): E. W. Carlson, V. J. Emery, S.A. Kivelson and D. Orgad.