Effect of explosive-shock processing on the structure and superconducting properties of YBa2Cu3O7-δ

Z. Iqbal, N. Thadhani, H. Eckhardt, A. Bose, B. L. Ramakrishna

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We have carried out explosive shock compaction of YBa2Cu3O7-δ of average grain sizes of 1μm (prepared using BaCO3) and 10μm (prepared using BaO2) at dynamic pressures of 60 GPa. Characterization of the material was carried out in the post-shocked phase using a variety of techniques.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)393-394
Number of pages2
JournalPhysica C: Superconductivity and its applications
Issue numberPART 1
StatePublished - Jun 1988


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Energy Engineering and Power Technology
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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