Thoughts on the Physics of Superconductors on the Occasion of the 90th Birthday of V. L. Ginzburg

  • M. Tinkham


The deep impact of the work of V. L. Ginzburg in enhancing our understanding of the phenomena of superconductivity is briefly reviewed, and some recent measurements which clearly show an initially unexpected Coulomb blockade effect in superconducting nanowires are reported.


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  • M. Tinkham
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  1. 1.Physics DepartmentHarvard UniversityCambridgeUSA

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