Accession Number : ADD007182

Title :   V3Ga Composite Superconductor.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Howe,David G ; Gubser,Donald U

Report Date : 26 Feb 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A composite superconductor which comprises: (1) A matrix of a copper-base alloy containing from about 12 to about 20 at. % of gallium and from about 0.2 to about 6 at. % of aluminum; (2) a core in said matrix sheath, said core being of a vanadium-base alloy containing from about 1.0 to about 9.5 at. % of gallium and from about 0.1 to about 2.5 at. % of titanium; and (3) a continuous interfacial layer of V3Ga between said matrix sheath and said core. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Composite materials, *Superconductors, *Vanadium alloys, *Gallium alloys, Matrix materials, Aluminum alloys, Copper alloys, Inventions, Titanium alloys, Interfaces, Layers

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE