Low-Temperature Physics

  • Christian Enss
  • Siegfried Hunklinger

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Quantum Fluids

  3. Solids at Low Temperatures

    1. Pages 167-203
    2. Pages 205-243
    3. Pages 283-341
    4. Pages 343-446
  4. Principles of Refrigeration and Thermometry

    1. Pages 449-504
    2. Pages 505-541
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 543-573

About this book


This book provides a concise but thorough introduction to important phenomena of low-temperature physics. It is ideally suited as a textbook for advanced undergraduates but will also be valuable for graduate students, scientists and engineers working in this field. Clear explanations of both theoretical and experimental approaches coupled with carefully selected problems will enable students to gain a firm understanding of even the most recent research developments.


Low-temperature phenomena in solids Low-temperature physics Low-temperature techniques Quantum fluids Superconductors development physics technology

Authors and affiliations

  • Christian Enss
    • 1
  • Siegfried Hunklinger
    • 1
  1. 1.Kirchhoff-Institut für PhysikUniversität HeidelbergHeidelbergGermany

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