Physik Wintersemester 2001/2002
06373 Novel Superconductors [V]
Dozent Hirschfeld
Dauer 2 SWS
Studiensemester 7
Schein Nein
Termin Di, 10:15-11:45, 288/S
Inhalt Introduction to phenomenology of superconductivity with unconventional pair states, with reference to 3 classes of materials: 1) high-Tc cuprates; 2) heavy fermion compounds; 3) ruthenates
  • Symmetry classification
  • Ginzburg-Landau theory
  • Thermodynamics
  • Nodal quasiparticles
  • Magnetic properties/vortex state
  • Electrodynamics
  • Josephson effect
  • Disorder
Vorkenntnisse Some exposure to ideas of 2nd quantization and BCS theory will be useful.
Literatur V.P. Mineev and K.V. Samokhin, Introduction to Unconventional Superconductivity, Gordon and Breach 1998.