Pressure Dependence of the Superconducting Transition Temperature of Rb3C60 up to 20 kbar

  • S. L. Bud’ko
  • R. L. Meng
  • C. W. Chu
  • P. H. Hor
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 286)


ac susceptibility measurements of Rb3C60 under hydrostatic pressure up to 20 kbar are reported. The superconducting transition temperature (Tc) decreases linearly under pressure with the pressure derivative dTc/dP = −0.78 K°/kbar.


Pressure Dependence Superconducting Transition Temperature Physical Pressure High Pressure Physic Magnetic Susceptibility Curve 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. L. Bud’ko
    • 1
  • R. L. Meng
    • 1
  • C. W. Chu
    • 1
  • P. H. Hor
    • 1
  1. 1.Texas Center for SuperconductivityUniversity of HoustonHoustonUSA

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