This timely reference examines the tremendous benefits produced by the use of superconductivity, including the realization of a commercial fusion reactor for the generation of electricity.
Providing comprehensive coverage of superconductivity and magnetic design - incorporating background information for beginners as well as groundbreaking research for advanced specialists - Composite Superconductors discusses the historical development of superconductivity and its engineering applications . . . explains the mechanical properties of the metal matrix composite . . . describes the important electromagnetic factors for the design of composite superconductors . . . analyzes the fabrication and optimization of various composite superconductors . . . assesses the future development of high T[subscript c] oxide superconductors for engineering applications . . . and more.
Containing over 1300 literature citations, tables, figures, and display equations, Composite Superconductors is an outstanding resource for physicists; metallurgists; materials scientists; materials, electrical, mechanical, cryogenic, and medical engineers; and graduate students in these disciplines.
|mechanical properties of composite superconductors|
|factors for design of composite superconductors|
|Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.|
Series: Materials Engineering
Number Of Pages: 440
Published: 16th November 1993
Publisher: CRC PR INC
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.62 x 15.85 x 2.59
Weight (kg): 0.77
Edition Number: 1