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Journal of Low Temperature Physics

, Volume 95, Issue 1–2, pp 365–376 | Cite as

Quantum statistical mechanics of vortices in type II superconductors

  • G. Blatter
  • B. I. Ivlev
Vortices/Ginzburg-Landau

Abstract

We critically review recent developments in the quantum statistical mechanics and in the quantum dynamics of the vortex system in high temperature- and in conventional high-resistivity thin-film superconductors.

PACS numbers

74.60.−w 74.60.Ec 

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Blatter
    • 1
  • B. I. Ivlev
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Theoretische PhysikETH-HönggerbergZürichSwitzerland
  2. 2.L. D. Landau Institute for Theoretical PhysicsMoscowRussian Federation

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