Theory of extrinsic and intrinsic tunnelling in cuprate superconductors.

  title={Theory of extrinsic and intrinsic tunnelling in cuprate superconductors.},
  author={J. Beanland and A. Alexandrov},
  journal={Journal of physics. Condensed matter : an Institute of Physics journal},
  volume={22 40},
  • J. Beanland, A. Alexandrov
  • Published 2010
  • Physics, Chemistry, Medicine
  • Journal of physics. Condensed matter : an Institute of Physics journal
There has been a huge theoretical and experimental push to try to illuminate the mechanism behind the high-temperature superconductivity of copper oxides. Cuprates are distinguishable from conventional metallic superconductors in originating from the doping of the parent charge-transfer insulators. The superconducting parts are weakly coupled two-dimensional doped layers held together by the parent lattice. Apart from their high-T(c) they have other characteristic features including the… Expand
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