Search of Superconductivity in Metal Clusters

  • M. Barranco
  • E. S. Hernández
  • R. J. Lombard
  • Ll. Serra
Part of the Condensed Matter Theories book series (COMT, volume 7)

Abstract

We have investigated the possibility of interpreting the even-odd alternations in the mass spectra and ionization potentials of metal clusters as evidence of pairing correlations among the electrons. In particular, we have applied a spherical BCS model to some Al clusters.

Keywords

Coherence Argentina Aires 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Barranco
    • 1
  • E. S. Hernández
    • 2
  • R. J. Lombard
    • 3
  • Ll. Serra
    • 4
  1. 1.Departament ECM, Facultat de FísicaUniversitat de BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain
  2. 2.Departamento de Física, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y NaturalesUniversidad de Buenos AiresBuenos AiresArgentina
  3. 3.Division de Physique ThéoriqueInstitut de Physique NucléaireOrsay CedexFrance
  4. 4.Departament de FísicaUniversitat de les Illes BalearsPalma de MallorcaSpain

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