Flux Quantization

Authored by: Colin Gough

Handbook of Superconductivity

Print publication date:  July  2022
Online publication date:  July  2022

Print ISBN: 9781439817322
eBook ISBN: 9780429179181
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The quantization of magnetic flux is a direct manifestation of the macroscopic quantum description of the superconducting state. Flux quantization is a defining property of any superconductor, as is the closely related Meissner effect (see Chapter A2.4).

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