Electronic and Structural Considerations in the Quest for Excitonic Polymeric Superconductors

  • W. A. Little
Part of the Nato Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (volume 9)


The electrical resistivity of a metal decreases as one lowers the temperature following a behavior illustrated in Fig. 1.


Superconducting State Platinum Atom Exciton Band Solid State Polymerization Conductive Spine 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. A. Little
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  1. 1.Physics DepartmentStanford UniversityStanfordUSA

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