Superconducting manometers for high pressure measurement at low temperature

T. F. Smith, C. W. Chu, M. B. Maple

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The use of the superconducting transition temperature of tin as a means for determining pressures up to 100 kbar is discussed and a pressure scale presented. Pressure scales up to 160 and 40 kbar are also given based on lead and zinc respectively.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)53-56
Number of pages4
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1969 Feb

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Physics and Astronomy(all)


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