Grain alignment in bulk YBa[sub 2]Cu[sub 3]O[sub x] superconductor by a low temperature phase

Selvamanickam, V.; Goyal, A.
August 1994
Applied Physics Letters;8/1/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p639
Academic Journal
Examines the grain alignment in bulk YBa[sub 2]Cu[sub 3]O[sub x] superconductor by low temperature phase transformation method. Development of a quench and directional transformation process; Role of temperature in the formation of Y[sub 2]BaCuO[sub 5]; Comparison of the magnetic field dependence between the textured YBCO and melt-textured materials.


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