Niobium based intermetallics as a source of high-current/high magnetic field superconductors

  title={Niobium based intermetallics as a source of high-current/high magnetic field superconductors},
  author={B. Glowacki and X. Yan and D. Fray and G. Chen and M. Majoros and Y. Shi},
  journal={Physica C-superconductivity and Its Applications},
  • B. Glowacki, X. Yan, +3 authors Y. Shi
  • Published 2002
  • Materials Science, Physics
  • Physica C-superconductivity and Its Applications
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