Pseudogap in Boron-Doped Diamond and Cuprates
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- Larsson, S. J Supercond Nov Magn (2013) 26: 1089. doi:10.1007/s10948-012-1831-7
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The Marcus model, well known as a general model for electron transfer, is applied to electron pair formation and transfer in systems characterized by neighboring superconducting and local phases, particularly boron-doped diamond and cuprates. Hubbard-U is identified with the adiabatic free energy difference between charged and spin-coupled configurations. Typical for the Marcus model is the coupling of electronic and nuclear coordinates due to structural changes with number of electrons during electron transfer or excitation.