High-temperature superconductivity
High-temperature superconductors (abbreviated high-Tc or HTS) are materials that behave as superconductors at unusually high temperatures. The first high-Tc superconductor was discovered in 1986 by IB...
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Heavy Fermions Get Nuclear Boost On Way To Superconductivity
Physicists from the United States, Germany and China have made a surprising discovery that the arrangement of atomic nuclei spins helps bring about superconductivity in ytterbium dirhodium disilicide,...
A new spin on superconductivity?
MIT scientists have synthesized, for the first time, a crystal they believe to be a two-dimensional quantum spin liquid: a solid material whose atomic spins continue to have motion, even at absolute z...
Video of a magnet floating on a HTSC
Superconductivity is a phenomenon of exactly zero electrical resistance and expulsion of magnetic fields occurring in certain materials when cooled below a c...
Inexplicable Superconductor Fractals Hint at Higher Universal Laws
What seemed to be flaws in the structure of a mystery metal may have given physicists a glimpse into as-yet-undiscovered laws of the universe. The qualities of a high-temperature superconductor — a co...
Room-temperature superconductor - Room Temperature Superconductivity: One Step Closer To Holy Grail ...
Jul 9, 2008 ... Scientists have for the first time identified a key component to unraveling the mystery of room temperature superconductivity.
Yttrium barium copper oxide
Demonstrating levitation capabilities of an high-temperature superconductor (SC) with rare earth magnets. This self-made SC is of the YBa2Cu3Ox type (YBCO, Y...
Yttrium barium copper oxide - Textured YBCO Superconductor
Demonstrating levitation capabilities of an high-temperature superconductor (SC) with rare earth magnets. This self-made SC is of the YBa2Cu3Ox type (YBCO, Y...
Yttrium barium copper oxide
Yttrium barium copper oxide, often abbreviated YBCO, is a family of crystalline chemical compounds, famous for displaying "High-temperature superconductivity". It includes the first material ever disc...
Yttrium barium copper oxide - Wikipedia
Bismuth strontium calcium copper oxide
Bismuth strontium calcium copper oxide, or BSCCO (pronounced "bisko"), is a family of high-temperature superconductors having the generalized chemical formula Bi2Sr2Can-1CunO2n+4+x, with n=2 being the...
Bismuth strontium calcium copper oxide - Wikipedia
Iron-based superconductor
Iron-based superconductors (FeSC) are iron-containing chemical compounds whose superconducting properties were discovered in 2006.In 2008, led by recently discovered iron pnictide compounds (originall...
Iron-based superconductor - Wikipedia
Unconventional superconductor
Unconventional superconductors are materials that display superconductivity which does not conform to either the conventional BCS theory or the Nikolay Bogolyubov's theory or its extensions.The first ...
Room-temperature superconductor
A room-temperature superconductor is a hypothetical material that would be capable of exhibiting superconductivity at operating temperatures above 0° C (273.15 K). While this is not strictly...
Heavy Fermions Get Nuclear Boost On Way To Superconductivity
Physicists from the United States, Germany and China have made a surprising discovery that the arrangement of atomic nuclei spins helps bring about superconductivity in ytterbium dirhodium disilicide,...
A new spin on superconductivity?
MIT scientists have synthesized, for the first time, a crystal they believe to be a two-dimensional quantum spin liquid: a solid material whose atomic spins continue to have motion, even at absolute z...