PHY-716: Introduction to Superfluidity and Superconductivity

Description of fundamental experiments and properties of superfluid 4He, 3He and superconductors. The two fluid model elementary excitations, fluid structure, vortices, superfluid films and macroscopic quantum effects in superfluidity. Type I and H super conductors, the mixed state, the Meisner effect superconducting junctions and an introduction to devices.
Level: 
Graduate
Credits: 
3
Prerequisites: 
PHY 614
Corequisites: 
none
Semester(s) offered: 
Spring

Course Schedules

Semester Sec Instructor Times / Rm
Fall 2011
1
Mark Tuominen
TuTh 1:00
HAS 230
Fall 2007
1
MWF 1:25
MOR2 136