Theory of Cyclic Loss in a High-Tc Superconductor

  • W. J. CarrJr.
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 44)


High-temperature superconductors tend to require more carefully developed loss theory than ordinary low-T c materials. For this reason expressions for the energy loss in a superconductor, based on Maxwell’s equations, are re-derived in order to point out differences and similarities in the application of these results to high- and low-T c materials.


Total Magnetic Moment Effective Magnetization Loss Expression Hard Superconductor Transport Current Density 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. J. CarrJr.
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  1. 1.PittsburghUSA

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