Materials, characterization, and application of single-grained Y-Ba-Cu-O superconductors

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Abstract

Single-Grained Y-Ba-Cu-O (YBCO) high temperature superconductor (HTS) with diameler up to several centimeters has been produced. This HTS material can be used for magnetic lévitation, magnetic shielding, and field trapping magnet The materials processing techniques, such as melt4exturing and seeding of this single-grained YBCO materials will be reported. The principles regarding magnetic lévitation and trapping, such as field intensity, field distribution, super-current model, etc., in this single-grained YBCO will be discussed The effect of high energy particle irradiation on the Jc(H) and field trapping enhancement will be reported. Potential applications of large grain YBCO materials will also be discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)509-513
Number of pages5
JournalMaterials Transactions, JIM
Volume37
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1996 Jan 1

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Engineering(all)

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