An Approach to the Puzzle of High Temperature Superconductivity

A Letter to David Adler
  • Stanford R. Ovshinsky
Part of the Institute for Amorphous Studies Series book series (IASS)


A working model is offered to explain the mechanism of high temperature superconductivity in ceramic materials. In this model there are several interdependent, subtly balanced processes which combine to create new and unique phenomena due to the stereochemical nature of these materials.


Copper Oxide High Temperature Superconductivity Transition Metal Oxide Local Order Bose Condensation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stanford R. Ovshinsky
    • 1
  1. 1.Energy Conversion Devices, Inc.TroyUSA

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