Composite Superconductors (Applied Physics)
Composite Superconductors (Applied Physics) by K. Osamura
Composite Superconductors (Applied Physics) Author: K. Osamura
Title: Composite Superconductors (Applied Physics)
ISBN: 0824791177
ISBN13: 978-0824791179
Other Formats: azw lrf doc lit
Pages: 440 pages
Publisher: CRC Press; 1 edition (November 16, 1993)
Language: English
Category: Engineering & Transportation
Size PDF version: 1359 kb
Size EPUB version: 1291 kb
Subcategory: Engineering




This 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 a comprehensive coverage of superconductivity and magnet design - incorporating background information for beginners as well as research advances for specialists - this work: 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; and assesses the future development of high Tc oxide superconductors for engineering applicaitons.;This title is intended for: physicists; metallurgists; materials scientists; materials, electrical, mechanical, cryogenic and medical engineers; and graduate students in these disciplines.