Phys. Rev. Focus18, 8 (2006) – Published September 11, 2006
Weaving together experimental clues and theoretical insights, three physicists devised in 1957 the first fundamental theory of superconductivity, one of the most successful theories in solid state physics.
Phys. Rev. Focus7, 2 (2001) – Published January 19, 2001
New evidence confirms that the lattice of so-called magnetic vortices in a superconductor can melt, just like a real solid. The vortices directly affect the amount of electric current a superconductor can carry.