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Published: 07 December 2006

704 Pages | 218 line illus.

ISBN: 9780198570547

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Experimental Techniques

Cryostat Design, Material Properties and Superconductor Critical-Current Testing

Jack Ekin

  • Broad readership accross applied science.
  • Extensively illustrated.Many charts and data tables included.
  • A highly integrated text that builds a consistent, self-supporting knowledge base of low-temperature apparatus design, one idea at a time.
  • Tutorial aspects include detailed discussions measurement techniques, operating procedures, vacuum technology, and safety.
  • Covers many recent developments in measurement techniques, superconductors, and scaling theory not previously published.