Applied Superconductivity: Handbook on Devices and by PDF
This wide-ranging presentation of utilized superconductivity, from basics and fabrics correct as much as the main points of many purposes, is an important reference for physicists and engineers in educational examine in addition to in industry.
Readers searching for a complete assessment on easy results with regards to superconductivity and superconducting fabrics will extend their wisdom and figuring out of either high and low Tc superconductors with appreciate to their software. know-how, training and characterization are coated for bulk, unmarried crystals, thins fi lms in addition to digital units, wires and tapes.
The major good thing about this paintings lies in its huge assurance of important purposes in magnets, energy engineering, electronics, sensors and quantum metrology. The reader will locate info on superconducting magnets for various functions like particle physics, fusion study, drugs, and biomagnetism in addition to fabrics processing. SQUIDs and their utilization in medication or geophysics are
thoroughly coated, as are superconducting radiation and particle detectors, features on superconductor electronic electronics, top readers to quantum computing and new units.
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It was known that it must be electrons being responsible for charge transport. Also one had measured the temperature dependence of the electric resistance of many metals, and it had been found that near room temperature the resistance decreases linearly with decreasing temperature. However, at low temperatures, this decrease was found to become weaker and weaker. In principle, there were three possibilities to be discussed: 1) The resistance could approach zero value with decreasing temperature (James Dewar, 1904).
2 Single Cooper Pair Circuits and Quantum Metrology 828 Alexander B. 2 Superconducting Hot Electron Bolometers and Transition Edge Sensors 860 Giovanni P. 1 Introduction 949 949 Robert L. 2 951 Types of SQUIDs 952 Robert L. 1 SQUIDs in Laboratory Applications 967 967 Robert L. 1 Logic Circuits 1111 John X. Przybysz and Donald L. 1 Josephson Arrays as Radiation Sources (incl. 5 Introduction 1226 Mechanical/Electromechanical Tuning Electrical Tuning 1227 Magnetic Tuning 1228 Optical Tuning 1229 References 1230 12 Summary and Outlook 1233 Herbert C.
More than 25 years after their discovery, it is still unclear how the Cooper pairing is accomplished in these materials. However, it seems likely that magnetic interactions play an important role. Another important issue is the maximum current which a superconducting wire or tape can carry without resistance, the so-called critical current. We will see that the property “zero resistance” is not always fulﬁlled. When alternating currents are applied, the resistance can become ﬁnite. Also for DC currents, the critical current is limited.
Applied Superconductivity: Handbook on Devices and Applications