Accession Number : AD0672357

Title :   LOW TEMPERATURE PHYSICS RESEARCH.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 16 Jun 59-15 Jun 68,

Corporate Author : CONNECTICUT UNIV STORRS

Personal Author(s) : Reynolds,Charles A.

Report Date : 16 JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : Contents: Summary of research: Superconducting properties and anisotropic electrical resistivities of pure and cadmium-doped tin; Superconducting-and normal-state thermal conductivity of impure tin; Energy gap and thermal conductivity of pure and impure superconducting tin; Electrostatic effect and superconductivity in tiny samples; Effect of the superconducting energy-gap anisotropy on the thermal conductivity of tin; The effect of antimony, indium and zinc impurities on the critical field curve of tin; Anisotropy of the residual resistivity of tin with Sb, In, Zn and Cd impurities, and the ideal resistivities and deviations from Matthiessen's rule at 77 and 273 degrees K; Measurement of the orientation of tin single crystals by optical means; Depression of indium superconducting transition temperature by Holmium and Gadolinium.

Descriptors :   (*SUPERCONDUCTIVITY, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), REPORTS, BAND THEORY OF SOLIDS, ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES, THERMAL PROPERTIES, TRANSITION TEMPERATURE, TRANSPORT PROPERTIES, ANISOTROPY, INDIUM, TIN, IMPURITIES, CRYOGENICS, SINGLE CRYSTALS, ABSTRACTS

Subject Categories : Electricity and Magnetism
      Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE