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Fracture Statistics of Individual Nb[subscript]3Sn Filaments
Superconductors are a class of material that, when cooled to low temperatures, conduct electricity with zero resistance. The main use of superconductors is in large magnet systems for particle accelerators and the ITER ...
Effects of Overpressure Conditions on the Porosity of Bi-2212 Superconducting Wires
Bi2Sr2CaCu2O(8+X), abbreviated as Bi-2212, has shown promise as a high-temperature superconducting material for use in powerful magnets. Because of its brittle nature, additional study is necessary to better understand the ...
Characterization of Filament Damage on Externally and Internally Etched BiSrCaCuO[8-x] (Bi-2212) Superconducting Wires after Tensile Strain
Bi2Sr2Ca1Cu2O8-x (Bi-2212): a superconducting material that is able to produce magnetic fields greater than 25 T. The study of sub-atomic particles in physics is progressing and needs higher magnetic fields for large ...
Wire Positioning and Degradation in Superconducting Cables Subjected to Electromagnetic Cycling
Superconducting materials are a fast-growing area of materials science as they have a wide range of important applications. The experimental ITER fusion reactor uses Nb3Sn as part of a superconducting magnet system to ...
Characterization of REBCO Superconducting Tape Damage Induced by Various Sample Preparation Methods
Superconductors are materials that conduct electricity with no resistance at low temperatures. Superconductors have many applications ranging from MRIs to fusion reactors. Rare-earth barium-copper-oxide (REBCO) superconductors ...
The Impact of Powder Source on the Processing Uniformity of Green-Treated Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8-x (Bi-2212) Superconducting Wire Using Digital Image Analysis
Bi2Sr2Ca1Cu2O8-x (Bi-2212): is a high temperature superconducting round wire material that can produce magnetic fields greater than 25 T. This research seeks to investigate how the powder source impacts the uniformity of ...