# Critical exponents of the superconducting phase transition.

@article{Kiometzis1994CriticalEO, title={Critical exponents of the superconducting phase transition.}, author={Kiometzis and Kleinert and Schakel}, journal={Physical review letters}, year={1994}, volume={73 14}, pages={ 1975-1977 } }

We study the critical exponents of the superconducting phase transition in the context of renormalization group theory starting from a dual formulation of the Ginzburg-Landau theory. The dual formulation describes a loop gas of Abrikosov flux tubes which proliferate when the critical temperature is approached from below. In contrast to the Ginzburg-Landau theory, it has a spontaneously broken global symmetry and possesses an infrared stable fixed point. The exponents coincide with those of a…

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