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New evidence to aid search for charge 'stripes' in superconductors

(Phys.org) ŚScientists at the DOE's Brookhaven National Laboratory have identified a series of clues that particular arrangements of electrical charges known as "stripes" may play a role in ...

Tue 3 Sep 13 from Phys.org

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Researchers discovers how strain at grain boundaries suppresses high-temperature superconductivity

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Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have discovered that a reduction in mechanical strain at the boundaries of crystal grains can significantly improve the ...

Wed 17 Jun 09 from Phys.org

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Pinning Down Superconductivity to a Single Layer

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(PhysOrg.com) -- Using precision techniques for making superconducting thin films layer-by-layer, physicists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory have identified ...

Thu 29 Oct 09 from Phys.org

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Researchers create first self-assembled superconductor

Building on nearly two decades' worth of research, a multidisciplinary team at Cornell has blazed a new trail by creating a self-assembled, three-dimensional gyroidal superconductor.

Fri 29 Jan 16 from Phys.org

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High-temperature superconductivity in atomically thin films

A research group at Tohoku University has succeeded in fabricating an atomically thin, high-temperature superconductor film with a superconducting transition temperature (Tc) of up to 60 K (-213░C). ...

Tue 2 Jun 15 from Phys.org

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Breakthrough iron-based superconductors set new performance records

(Phys.org)ŚThe road to a sustainably powered future may be paved with superconductors. When chilled to frigid temperatures hundreds of degrees Celsius below zero, these remarkable materials ...

Thu 10 Jan 13 from Phys.org

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Physicists explore superconductivity at the two-dimensional limit

Researchers at the University of Valencia show that the superconducting state can be maintained even when the material is reduced from three to two dimensions, making the efficiency gains needed ...

Thu 5 May 16 from Phys.org

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Scanning the surface of lithium titanate

Researchers at Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tohoku University and the University of Tokyo have applied advanced scanning methods to visualize the previously unexplored surface of a superconductor: ...

Wed 5 Jul 17 from Phys.org

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A Superconducting Surge Protector for the Grid

Mon 28 Nov 11 from IEEE Spectrum

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Iowa State, Ames Lab Physicist Talks Superconductivity At AAAS Annual Meeting

Iowa State part of materials science collaboration highlighted during meetingAn Iowa State theoretical physicist will describe the latest ideas in high-temperature superconductivity during the ...

Mon 21 Feb 11 from RedOrbit

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