Journal of Low Temperature Physics

, Volume 70, Issue 1–2, pp 131–150 | Cite as

The hysteresis of the critical current in superconducting tin whiskers

  • B. Damaschke
  • X. Yang
  • R. Tidecks
Article

Abstract

Voltage-current characteristics are measured for fixed temperatures down to ∼0.5 K below the critical temperature. From a plot of the hysteretic behavior of the critical current as a function of the bath temperature, the temperature hysteresis for fixed current is evaluated and compared with theoretical predictions.

Keywords

Critical Temperature Magnetic Material Theoretical Prediction Critical Current Bath Temperature 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Damaschke
    • 1
  • X. Yang
    • 1
  • R. Tidecks
    • 1
  1. 1.I. Physikalisches Institut der Universität GöttingenGöttingenWest Germany

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