Superconductivity is an encyclopedic treatment of all aspects of the subject, from classic materials to "fullerenes". Emphasis is on balanced coverage, with a comprehensive reference list and significant graphics from all areas of the published literature. Widely used theoretical approaches are explained in detail. Topics of special interest include high temperature superconductors, spectroscopy, critical states, transport properties, and tunneling. Features: * Extensive and detailed tables of properties * Substantial art program * In-depth treatment of bucky balls (fullerenes) * Excellent chapter on spectroscopy
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Poole, Farach, and Creswick (PFC) have written a very complete book on superconductivity; they cover a broad spectrum of the properties of conventional metallic and intermetallic superconductors, cuprate superconductors, and fullerenes.--Kara Beauchamp in AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICSAbout the Author:
Charles P. Poole, Jr., professor emeritus in the Department of Physics and Astronomy of the University of South Carolina, Fellow of the American Physical Society and the E.P.R./E.S.R. Society, Editor of Handbook of Superconductivity and Encyclopedic Dictionary of Condensed Matter Physics.
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Book Description Academic Press, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX012561456X
Book Description Academic Press, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 012561456X