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Practical vortex diodes from pinning enhanced YBa<inf>2</inf> Cu <inf>3</inf> O<inf>7-δ</inf>

Harrington, SA and MacManus-Driscoll, JL and Durrell, JH (2009) Practical vortex diodes from pinning enhanced YBa<inf>2</inf> Cu <inf>3</inf> O<inf>7-δ</inf>. Applied Physics Letters, 95. ISSN 0003-6951

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Abstract

We identify a scalable, practical route to fabricating a superconducting diode. The device relies for its function on the barrier to flux vortex entry being reduced at the substrate interface of a superconducting pinning enhanced YBa2 Cu3 O7-δ nanocomposite film. We show that these composite systems provide a practical route to fabricating a useful superconducting diode and demonstrate the rectification of an alternating current. © 2009 American Institute of Physics.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: UNSPECIFIED
Divisions: Div C > Materials Engineering
Depositing User: Cron Job
Date Deposited: 18 May 2016 17:55
Last Modified: 31 Aug 2016 06:24
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