Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Entropy landscape sheds light on quantum mystery

05/16/2017 01:00 PM EDT

a capacitive dilatometer

By precisely measuring the entropy of a supercooled cerium copper gold alloy with baffling electronic properties, physicists in Germany and the United States have provided further evidence about the common causes of high-temperature superconductivity and similar phenomena.

Full story at http://news.rice.edu/2017/05/12/entropy-landscape-sheds-light-on-quantum-mystery/

Rice University

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