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By Leon N Cooper,Dmitri Feldman

Named a best 5 publication of 2011 through Physics Today, USA.

The BCS thought of superconductivity constructed in 1957 by means of Bardeen, Cooper and Schrieffer has been remarkably winning in explaining the houses of superconductors. furthermore, suggestions from BCS were included into different fields of physics, from nuclear physics and dense quark topic to the present commonplace version. functional functions contain SQUIDs, magnetic resonance imaging, superconducting electronics and the transmission of electrical energy. This worthwhile e-book is a compilation of either a historic account and a dialogue of the present kingdom of conception and experiment.

With contributions from many in demand scientists, it goals to introduce scholars and researchers to the origins, the impression and the present kingdom of the BCS theory.

Contents:

  • Historical Perspectives:
    • Remembrance of Superconductivity previous (L N Cooper)
    • The highway to BCS (J R Schrieffer)
    • Development of strategies in Superconductivity (J Bardeen)
    • Failed Theories of Superconductivity (J Schmalian)
    • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and the BCS concept (C P Slichter)
    • Superconductivity: From Electron interplay to Nuclear Supefluidity (D Pines)
    • Developing BCS rules within the Former Soviet Union (L P Gor'kov)
    • BCS: The clinical “Love of My existence” (P W Anderson)
  • Fluctuations, Tunneling and Disorder:
    • SQUIDs: Then and Now (J Clarke)
    • Resistance in Superconductors (B I Halperin et al.)
    • Cooper Pair Breaking (P Fulde)
    • Superconductor-Insulator Transitions (A M Goldman)
    • Novel stages of Vortices in Superconductors (P Le Doussal)
    • Breaking Translational Invariance by way of inhabitants Imbalance: The Fulde–Ferrell–Larkin–Ovchinnikov States (G Zwicknagl & J Wosnitza)
  • New Superconductors:
    • Predicting and Explaining Tc and different houses of BCS Superconductors (M L Cohen)
    • The Evolution of HTS: Tc-Experiment views (C W Chu)
    • The Evolution of High-Temperature Superconductivity: thought viewpoint (E Abrahams)
  • BCS past Superconductivity:
    • The Superfluid stages of Liquid 3He: BCS concept (A J Leggett)
    • Superfluidity in a fuel of Strongly Interacting Fermions (W Ketterle et al.)
    • BCS from Nuclei and Neutron Stars to Quark topic and chilly Atoms (G Baym)
    • Energy hole, Mass hole, and Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking (Y Nambu)
    • BCS as beginning and suggestion: The Transmutation of Symmetry (F Wilczek)
    • From BCS to the LHC (S Weinberg)

Readership: scholars, researchers and lecturers attracted to BCS idea and its origin.

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