Accession Number:

ADA003555

Title:

Comment on 'Observations of Thermal Fluctuations in Superconducting Microbridges'.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

CORNELL UNIV ITHACA N Y SCHOOL OF APPLIED AND ENGINEERING PHYSICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The interesting switching phenomena recently reported by Rachford et al. to occur at the onset of certain puzzling current and temperature dependent steps in superconducting microbridges should be considered a phenomenon yet to be explained rather than a case to which existing theory of thermally activated phase slips is directly applicable.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE