Latest Cuprate Stories

2015-01-15 23:02:09

Findings published in the journal Science may help researchers synthesize materials that can superconduct at room temperature. College Park, Md.

Scientists Find Unusual Electronic State In New Class Of Unconventional Superconductors
2014-12-08 03:42:33

Finding gives scientists a new group of materials to explore to unlock secrets of some materials' ability to carry current with no energy loss

Superconductor World Record Has Been Broken
2014-06-27 03:49:51

A world record that has stood for more than a decade has been broken by a team led by University of Cambridge engineers, harnessing the equivalent of three tonnes of force inside a golf ball-sized sample of material that is normally as brittle as fine china.

Universal Ripple May Hold Secret To High-temperature Superconductivity
2013-12-20 15:08:38

UBC researchers have discovered a universal electronic state that controls the behavior of high-temperature superconducting copper-oxide ceramics.

2013-06-07 13:03:28

A German-French research team has constructed a new model that explains how the so-called pseudogap state forms in high-temperature superconductors.

2013-03-19 14:14:14

To engineers, it’s a tale as old as time: Electrical current is carried through materials by flowing electrons.

2011-07-22 01:28:55

A team of scientists studying the parent compound of a cuprate (copper-oxide) superconductor has discovered a link between two different states, or phases, of that matter - and written a mathematical theory to describe the relationship.

2011-04-28 00:17:57

Like atomic-level bricklayers, researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory are using a precise atom-by-atom layering technique to fabricate an ultrathin transistor-like field effect device to study the conditions that turn insulating materials into high-temperature superconductors.

2011-02-21 13:40:10

An Iowa State theoretical physicist will describe the latest ideas in high-temperature superconductivity during the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science Feb. 17-21 in Washington, D.C.

2010-09-11 02:03:15

HZB-Scientists discovered a unique feature of Superconductivity.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.