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Scaling and the Integer Quantum Hall Effect

  • A. MacKinnon
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Series in Solid-State Sciences book series (SSSOL, volume 87)

Abstract

The scaling description of the localisation of electrons in disordered systems[1], which has been so successful in describing the transport properties of quasi 2-dimensional systems in the absence of a magnetic field, remains controversial when it is applied to the quantum Hall effect[2].

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. MacKinnon
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  1. 1.Blackett LaboratoryImperial CollegeLondonUK

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