1 Historical perspective
- Superconducting State
Vladimir Z. Kresin
Stuart A. Wolf
- Oxford University Press
The story of superconductivity started at the beginning of the twentieth century, and recently, scientists celebrated the centenary of the discovery. This chapter describes major breakthroughs since that discovery, the search for the proper explanation, preceded by an appearance of the BCS theory, and the history of the latest developments.
discovery, Meissner state, transition temperature
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