Case Studies in Superconducting Magnets

Design and Operational Issues

  • Yukikazu Iwasa

Part of the Selected Topics in Superconductivity book series (STIS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Pages 111-162
  3. Pages 203-260
  4. Pages 323-374
  5. Pages 375-376
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 377-421

About this book


Designed for graduate students in mechanical engineering, this textbook discusses the basic concepts of superconducting magnet technology. Important topics covered include field distribution, magnets, force, thermal stability, dissipation, and protection. To help the students excel in the field, each chapter contains tutorial problems, accompanied by solutions, utilizing solenoidal magnets as examples.


Superconductor cryogenics distribution electromagnetic electromagnetic field electromagnetic fields fields inorganic chemistry magnetic field magnetic fields magnetization stability

Authors and affiliations

  • Yukikazu Iwasa
    • 1
  1. 1.Francis Bitter National Magnet Laboratory and Department of Mechanical EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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