Decrease in the intrinsic microwave loss of YBa[sub 2]Cu[sub 3]O[sub 6.95] by Zn doping

Kuan Zhang; Bonn, D.A.; Liang, Ruixing; Baar, D.J.; Hardy, W.N.
June 1993
Applied Physics Letters;6/7/1993, Vol. 62 Issue 23, p3019
Academic Journal
Measures the microwave surface resistance of YBa[sub 2](Cu[sub 1-x]Zn[sub x])[sub 3]O[sub 6.95] crystals. Relationship between microwave loss and zinc impurities; Comparison between the microwave loss of crystals and thin films; Range of temperature used in the study.


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