10. Superconductor–Insulator Transition (SIT) in Thin and Short Wires

  1. Prof. Alexey Bezryadin

Published Online: 24 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527651931.ch10

Superconductivity in Nanowires: Fabrication and Quantum Transport

Superconductivity in Nanowires: Fabrication and Quantum Transport

How to Cite

Bezryadin, A. (2012) Superconductor–Insulator Transition (SIT) in Thin and Short Wires, in Superconductivity in Nanowires: Fabrication and Quantum Transport, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527651931.ch10

Author Information

  1. Department of Physics, University of Illinois, 1110 West Green Street, Champaign IL 61801, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 SEP 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 OCT 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527408320

Online ISBN: 9783527651931

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Keywords:

  • thermal activation of phase slips (TAPS);
  • superconductor-insulator quantum phase transition;
  • superconductor-insulator transition (SIT);
  • superconductivity;
  • Schmid–Bulgadaev transition;
  • dissipative quantum phase transition

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Simple Model of SIT in Thin Wires