Magnetic moment of type-II superconductors near the critical field Hc2 and the formation of metastable states for Ginzburg-Landau parameter κ<1

  • Yu. N. Ovchinnikov
Condensed Matter


The magnetic induction in cylindrical superconductor samples in magnetic fields close to Hc2 is found. It is shown that vortex-type metastable states exist in a quite wide range of values of the Ginzburg-Landau parameter κ<1 corresponding to type-I superconductors.

PACS numbers

74.25.Ha 74.60.Ec 74.20.De 


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© MAIK "Nauka/Interperiodica" 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu. N. Ovchinnikov
    • 1
  1. 1.L. D. Landau Institute of Theoretical PhysicsRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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