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December 11th, 2004

Ups and downs for superconducting films

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The superconducting properties of ultrathin films are directly related to their thickness according to new experimental results from physicists in China and the US. Qi-Kun Xue of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing and co-workers have found that the superconducting transition temperature of thin films made of lead varies with the number of atomic layers in the film.

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