An encyclopaedic treatment of aspects of the subject, from classic materials to fullerenes. Emphasis is placed on balanced coverage, with a reference list and illustrations. Theoretical approaches are explained in detail. Topics covered include high temperature superconductors and spectroscopy.
- Hardback | 620 pages
- 174 x 253 x 35mm | 1,103g
- 31 Aug 1995
- Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Academic Press Inc
- San Diego, United States
Table of contents
Properties of the normal state; the phenomenon of superconductivity; the classical superconductors; thermodynamic properties; Ginzburg-Landau theory; BCS theory; perovskite and cuprate crystallographic structures; Hubbard models and band structure; type II superconductivity; magnetic properties; intermediate and mixed states; critical states; tunnelling; transport properties; spectroscopic properties.