# Vortex interactions and thermally induced crossover from type-I to type-II superconductivity

@article{Hove2002VortexIA, title={Vortex interactions and thermally induced crossover from type-I to type-II superconductivity}, author={J. Hove and S. Mo and Asle Sudb{\o}}, journal={Physical Review B}, year={2002}, volume={66}, pages={064524} }

We have studied various aspects of the critical properties of the Abelian Higgs model. The initial motivation to study this model is its relation to superconductivity, but the results extend beyond the realms of superconductivity. This thesis contains an introductory part and three research papers, all related to different aspects of the Abelian Higgs model.Paper 1: We have investigated the properties of the model using a dual vortex representation. By focusing on the propagators of the gauge…

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