Josephson effect


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Jo·seph·son effect

 (jō′zəf-sən, -səf-)
n.
The effect associated with the tunneling of electron pairs across an insulating barrier separating two superconductors.

[After Brian David Josephson (born 1940), British physicist.]

Josephson effect

(ˈdʒəʊzɪfsən)
n
(General Physics) physics any one of the phenomena which occur when an electric current passes through a very thin insulating layer between two superconducting substances. The applications include the very precise standardization of the volt
[C20: named after Brian David Josephson (born 1940), Welsh physicist; shared the Nobel prize for physics in 1973]
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We will analyze current experiments in strongly interacting InAs/GaSb quantum wells, evaluating the feasibility of a fractional Josephson effect.
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His theory predicted the properties of a supercurrent through tunnel barriers known as the Josephson effect.
The AC Josephson effect that can be used to detect mechanical motion of atoms or nanostructures has been reported by Alexei Marchenkov and Uzi Landman, Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), Atlanta.
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Paterno, Physics and Applications of the Josephson Effect, New York: Wiley-Interscience Publications, 1982, pp.
At about the same time supercurrent junctions were found to exhibit the Josephson effect, namely, the flow of an electron-pair tunneling current through an insultor separating two superconductors.
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