Journal of Superconductivity

, Volume 4, Issue 3, pp 233–242 | Cite as

On the oxygen deficiency of high-Tc Y1Ba2Cu3O7-µ ceramics

  • A. Szasz
  • Z. Dankhazi
  • J. Kojnok
  • T. Trager
  • J. Matrai
  • I. Gyorgy
  • H. Kirchmayr
  • H. Müller
  • L. M. Watson


The role of oxygen deficiency in Y1Ba2Cu3O7 − μ ceramics has been investigated by differential thermal analysis (DTA), differential thermogravimetry (DTG), linear thermal expansion (LTE), and by soft x-ray fluorescence spectroscopy (SXFS). The interdependence of the measured parameters and some of the stability criteria are discussed.

Key words

Y1Ba2Cu3O7 Superconductors, Oxygen deficiency 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Szasz
    • 1
  • Z. Dankhazi
    • 1
  • J. Kojnok
    • 1
  • T. Trager
    • 2
  • J. Matrai
    • 2
  • I. Gyorgy
    • 2
  • H. Kirchmayr
    • 3
  • H. Müller
    • 3
  • L. M. Watson
    • 4
  1. 1.Laboratory of Surface and Interface PhysicsEotvos University6-8 BudapestHungary
  2. 2.Central Research and Design Institute for the Silicate IndustryBudapestHungary
  3. 3.Institute of Experimental PhysicsTechnical University, WienWienAustria
  4. 4.Department of MetallurgyUniversity of StrathclydeGlasgowUK

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