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Critical Fluctuations in Normal-to-Superconducting Transition

  • R. Folk
  • Yu. Holovatch

Abstract

Recent advances in our understanding of critical phenomena due to the application1 of the renormalization group (RG) approach2 are now well known (see, e.g., the textbooks3-5). The scale invariance at the critical point and the universality of certain features of critical phenomena can be explained by RG transformation, and lead to theory which provides a quantitative description of the critical behaviour of various thermodynamic quantities of interest.

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Renormalization Group Critical Exponent Stable Fixed Point Pade Approximant Renormalization Group Transformation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Folk
    • 1
  • Yu. Holovatch
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut für Theoretische PhysikJohannes Kepler Universität LinzLinzAustria
  2. 2.Institute for Condensed Matter PhysicsUkrainian Academy of SciencesLvivUkraine

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