The Physics


Measuring Superconductivity

Measuring Superconductivity

Superconductivity introduces one of the most technically difficult challenges for physicists - designing a measurement setup that

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Hands-on Quantum Physics

Hands-on Quantum Physics

Quantum Levitation has dazzled millions of people via major TV networks, the TED conference live and

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The Rise Of High Temperatures Superconductors

The Rise Of High Temperatures Superconductors

In 1911, Dutch physicist and Nobel Laureate Heike Kamerlingh Onnes discovered that when you cool the element mercury

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Energy Storage, can Superconductors be the solution?

Energy Storage, can Superconductors be the solution?

 Can we store energy using Superconductors? Yes. There are two superconducting properties that can be used

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The mechanism behind superconductivity

The mechanism behind superconductivity

Do we understand what makes a superconductor?Yes, but not entirely. The phenomenology (or the quantitive description

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Quantum Levitation Booklet

Quantum Levitation Booklet

We are happy to offer teachers and educators “Quantum Levitation Booklet",  a complete experiment guide that includes theoretical

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Superconductor up close (using SEM)

Superconductor up close (using SEM)

 YBa2Cu3O7-x crystal images take in Tel-Aviv University using a scanning electron microscope (SEM) 

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What is Superconductivity

What is Superconductivity

Certain materials, upon cooling below a certain temperature (aka the ‘critical temperature’ or Tc) lose their

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