, Volume 46, Issue 12, pp 1390-1394
Date: 08 Jan 2011

Wien effect in CuCl, CuBr and CuI superionic crystals and their melts

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The dependence of conductivity of copper (I) halides (CuCl, CuBr, and CuI) and their melts on the electric field strength is studied. Conductivity of superconducting phases and their melts reaches limiting high-voltage values exceeding the usual values by up to 100% even at ∼0.5 MV/m.

Original Russian Text © O.M. Shabanov, R.T. Kachaev, S.A. Dzhamalova, A.A. Iskakova, 2010, published in Elektrokhimiya, 2010, Vol. 46, No. 12, pp. 1484–1489.