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Journal of Superconductivity

, Volume 10, Issue 3, pp 257–263 | Cite as

Critical field and impurity scattering: Application to layered and 3D superconducting systems

  • Y. N. Ovchinnikov
  • Vladimir Z. Kresin
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Abstract

An efficient and rigorous method of evaluating the critical fieldH c2 is developed. The method allows one to consider in a regular way the angular dependence of the scattering cross-section. The method is applied to layered and 3D superconductors.

Key Words

Critical field impurity scattering anisotropy 

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. N. Ovchinnikov
    • 1
  • Vladimir Z. Kresin
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute for Condensed Matter TheoryUniversity of KarlsruheKarlsruheGermany
  2. 2.Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeley

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