Ye, L and Majoras, M and Campbell, AM and Coombs, T and Harrison, S and Sargent, P and Haslett, M and Husband, M (2007) MgB2 sample tests for possible applications of superconducting fault current limiters. IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 17. pp. 2826-2829. ISSN 1051-8223Full text not available from this repository.
Cheap to make and easy to shape, Magnesium Diboride (MgB2) throws the field of applied superconductivity wide open. Great efforts have been made to develop a super-conducting fault current limiter (SFCL) using MgB 2. With a superconducting transition temperature of 39 K, MgB 2 can be conveniently cooled with commercial cryocoolers. A cryogenic desktop test system, an ac pulse generation system and a real time data acquisition program in LabView/DAQmx were developed to investigate the quench behavior of MgB2 wires under pulse overcurrents at 25 K in self-field conditions. The experimental results on the current limitation behavior show the possibilities for using MgB2 for future SFCL applications. © 2007 IEEE.
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