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Superprevodnost in magnetizem v novih železovih superprevodnikih (Slovene)

Research activity

Code Science Field Subfield
1.02.01  Natural sciences and mathematics  Physics  Physics of condesed matter 

Code Science Field
1.03  Natural Sciences  Physical sciences 
Evaluation (rules)
source: COBISS
Researchers (7)
no. Code Name and surname Research area Role Period No. of publicationsNo. of publications
1.  07518  PhD Tomaž Apih  Physics  Researcher  2009 - 2012  266 
2.  14080  PhD Denis Arčon  Physics  Researcher  2009 - 2012  596 
3.  21545  PhD Peter Jeglič  Physics  Head  2009 - 2012  220 
4.  20209  PhD Martin Klanjšek  Physics  Researcher  2009 - 2012  193 
5.  30886  PhD Anton Potočnik  Physics  Junior researcher  2009 - 2012  94 
6.  24277  PhD Mihael-Matjaž Zemljič  Physics  Researcher  2009 - 2012 
7.  21558  PhD Andrej Zorko  Physics  Researcher  2009 - 2012  293 
Organisations (1)
no. Code Research organisation City Registration number No. of publicationsNo. of publications
1.  0106  Jožef Stefan Institute  Ljubljana  5051606000  91,351 
Significance for science
Superconductivity is a quantum-mechanical phenomenon, which was discovered more than hundred years ago. Today, superconductivity is still an extremely active field of research, which includes solving the pairing mechanism for Cooper pairs in high-temperature superconductors, designing new superconductors, and finding new applications. The results of our research project thus contribute to general understanding of high-temperature superconductors, which behave unconventional with respect to the standard BCS theory of superconductivity. Investigation of novel iron-based superconductors in combination with data gathered on other families of superconductors, including the cuprates and fullerides, may help solve the mysterious mechanism for high-temperature superconductivity.
Significance for the country
If it turns out that iron-based superconductors are easy to handle and manufacture, and their superconducting transition is pushed to even higher temperatures, this could mean a technological revolution. Potentially attractive applications such as lossless transfer of electricity over the electric grid, cheap superconducting magnets or superconducting trains for daily transportation, could vital not only for Slovenia, but for the whole mankind.
Most important scientific results Annual report 2009, 2010, 2011, final report, complete report on dLib.si
Most important socioeconomically and culturally relevant results Annual report 2009, 2010, 2011, final report, complete report on dLib.si
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