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The physics of superconductors

Conventional and high-Tc superconductors

by K. H. Bennemann

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Published by Springer in Berlin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Superconductors,
  • Superconductivity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementK.H. Bennemann, J.B. Ketterson, (eds)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC611.92 .P49 2003eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] .
    Pagination1 online resource (xiv, 966 p.)
    Number of Pages966
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27081024M
    ISBN 103642556752
    ISBN 109783642556753, 9783642628702
    OCLC/WorldCa828734452

    The book is based on his introductory course on superconductivity. It was published in Russian in and very soon became undoubtedly the most popular Russian textbook on the physics of superconductors. Without losing its generality and depth, the book presents key aspects of superconductivity in a very clear and logically structured : Paul Müller; I V Grigorieva; V V Schmidt. Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year is a book by theoretical physicist Michio Kaku, author of Hyperspace and Physics of the it Kaku speculates about possible future technological development over the next years. He interviews notable scientists about their fields of research and lays out his vision of coming Author: Michio Kaku.

    The chapters included in the book describe recent developments in the field of superconductivity. The book deals with both the experiment and the theory. Superconducting and normal-state properties are studied by various methods. The authors presented investigations of traditional and new materials. In particular, studies of oxides, pnictides, chalcogenides and intermetallic compounds are Cited by: 3. High-temperature superconductors are used in experimental apparatus, and they are actively being researched, particularly in thin film applications. Figure \(\PageIndex{2}\): One characteristic of a superconductor is that it excludes magnetic flux and, thus, repels other magnets.

      It provides a modern treatment of the physics of superconductors with special attention paid to the physical interpretation of the phenomena. This English edition has been enlarged by the inclusion of such new developments as high-temperature superconductivity, and, as such, is the most up-to-date textbook available on the subject/5(3). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.


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This is the second volume of a comprehensive two-volume treatise on superconductivity which represents the first such publication since the earlier widely acclaimed books by R. Parks. It systematically reviews the basic physics and recent advances in the field. Leading researchers describe the.

Assuming you have basic undergrad knowledge of E&M, statistical mechanics, and quantum mechanics, I would suggest starting off by reading the superconductivity chapter in a standard solid state physics textbook such as Introduction to Solid State. It provides a modern treatment of the physics of superconductors with special attention paid to the physical interpretation of the phenomena.

This English edition has been enlarged by the inclusion of such new developments as high-temperature superconductivity, and, as such, is the most up-to-date textbook available on the subject. The Physics of Superconductors: Vol. Conventional and High-Tc Superconductors by Karl-Heinz Bennemann and John B.

Ketterson | Paperback. The book is based on his introductory course on superconductivity. It was published in Russian in and very soon became undoubtedly the most popular Russian textbook on the physics of superconductors.

Without losing its generality and depth, the book presents The physics of superconductors book aspects of superconductivity in a very clear and logically structured form. John Schieffer's book was written for solid state physicists with more than just a casual interest in superconductivity. The discussion of Cooper pairs, the foundation for BCS theory, though not difficult to read, is easier to understand after going through Gordon Baym's discussion of this topic in Lectures On Quantum Mechanics (Lecture Notes and Supplements in Physics)/5(6).

Superconductors Materials, Properties and Applications. The book includes 17 chapters written by noted scientists and young researchers and dealing with various aspects of superconductivity, both theoretical and experimental.

Type I superconductors, along with some Type II superconductors can be modeled using the BCS theory, proposed by John Bardeen, Leon Cooper, and Robert Schrieffer. Although the theory is beyond the scope of this chapter, a short summary of the theory is provided here. (More detail is provided in Condensed Matter Physics.) The theory considers.

Physics of High-Tc Superconductors highlights the important experiments that provide insights on the concept of high-temperature superconductors. Composed of 11 chapters, this book covers the theories and materials of these superconductors.

It systematically reviews the basic physics and recent advances in the field. Leading researchers describe the state-of-the-art in conventional phonon-induced superconductivity, high-Tc superconductivity, and in novel superconductivity, including triplet pairing in the ruthenates.

These compounds superconduct at temperatures an order of magnitude higher than previous generations of intercalated superconductors, and have sparked debate as to the cause.

The group was involved in the discovery of these new materials, and there is an ongoing effort to characterize and study these and other graphite based superconductors. Leading researchers describe the state of the art in conventional phonon-induced superconductivity, high-Tc superconductivity, and in novel superconductivity, including triplet pairing in the ruthenates.

Progress in many-body physics, a topic of central and general interest in physics, is presented in many chapters. Superconductivity by Joe Khachan and Stephen Bosi The discovery of superconductors The phenomenon of superconductivity, in which the electrical resistance of certain materials completely vanishes at low temperatures, is one of the most interesting and File Size: KB.

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The ceramic, high- temperature superconductors are complex mixtures of yttrium, barium, carbon, and oxygen and are difficult to make into wire. Second, the material must exhibit superconductivity at a high enough temperature to limit the cost of cooling the material to its transition temperature.

Widely used theoretical approaches are explained in detail. Topics of special interest include high temperature superconductors, spectroscopy, critical states, transport properties, and tunneling. This book covers the whole field of superconductivity from both the theoretical and the experimental point of view.

In the years since, this field has greatly expanded and many other forms of superconductors have been discovered, including Type 2 superconductors in the s. The basic theory of superconductivity, BCS Theory, earned the scientists—John Bardeen, Leon Cooper, and John Schrieffer—the Nobel Prize in physics.

Superconductors. likes. Loss of resistance is a pretty cool phenomenon. But that's not all superconductivity has to offer. Wait till you get a load of the Meissner Effect!Followers: where B c (0) B c (0) is the critical field at absolute zero temperature.

Table lists the critical temperatures and fields for two classes of superconductors: type I superconductor and type II general, type I superconductors are elements, such as aluminum and mercury.

They are perfectly diamagnetic below a critical field B C (T), and enter the normal non-superconducting. About this book Superconductivity: Physics and Applications brings together major developments that have occurred within the field over the past twenty years.

Taking a truly modern approach to the subject the authors provide an interesting and accessible introduction. 12 1 Fundamental Properties of Superconductors. For an estimate we assume that we are dealing with a ring of 5cm diameter made from a wire with a thickness of 1mm.

The self-induction coefficient Lof such a ring is about V 10–7 H. If the permanent current in such a ring decreases by less than.Named a Top Five Book of by Physics Today, BCS theory of superconductivity developed in by Bardeen, Cooper and Schrieffer has been remarkably successful in explaining the properties of superconductors.

The authors cover basic properties of superconductors and discuss stability and different material groups with reference to the latest and most promising applications, devoting the last third of the book to applications in power engineering, medicine, and low temperature physics.