Effects of Formation Temperature on the Superconducting Properties of V3Ga Wires

  • D. G. Howe
  • T. L. Francavilla
Part of the Cryogenic Materials Series book series (CRYMS)


Multifilamentary V3Ga wire has a promising potential for use in several advanced systems applications. These include such high-field systems as electrical motors and generators, plasma confinement magnets for thermonuclear fusion, and magnetohydrodynamics channel magnets.


Formation Temperature Transverse Magnetic Field Electron Beam Weld Composite Wire Gallium Content 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. G. Howe
    • 1
  • T. L. Francavilla
    • 1
  1. 1.U.S. Naval Research LaboratoryUSA

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