Article - 7 Nov 2009
Gold is used in thermocouples both for high- and low-temperature measurements. Gold-alloy wires have also been utilized for potentiometers.
Article - 1 Aug 2001
Grain boundaries play an important role in the electrical behaviour of some materials. Control of grain boundaries can influence how well a material performs. A method for measuring the structure of...
News - 12 Feb 2009
EPCOS has extended its successful series of PTC inrush current limiters for power supplies. The new packaged PTC elements of the B5910XJ family have comparable electrical properties to their...
News - 16 Aug 2008
John R. Clem, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory, has developed a theory that will help build future superconducting alternating-current fault-current limiters for...
News - 14 Feb 2007
American Superconductor Corporation, a leading energy technologies company, announced today that Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd. (Hyundai) has achieved world record performance levels for fault...
News - 31 Jan 2007
American Superconductor Corporation, a leading energy technologies company, and Siemens AG, a global power systems company, announced today commercial-grade performance levels for a medium voltage...
Article - 4 Dec 2001
If you have ever read about superconductors and not understood what you were reading, this is a good article to start with to familiarise yourself with the terminology. From AC to ion-beam magnetics...
News - 11 Feb 2011
Superconductor Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:SCON) ("STI"), a world leader in the development and production of high temperature superconducting (HTS) materials and associated technologies,...
News - 2 Oct 2008
American Superconductor Corporation, a leading energy technologies company, announced today that it has manufactured and shipped approximately 17,000 meters (56,000 feet) of its proprietary second...
News - 6 Jul 2005
Researchers at UCSD and San Diego-based General Atomics have reported an improved control method for a type of nuclear fusion technology that confines a cloud of ionized hydrogen in a doughnut-shaped...