The Magnetic Properties Measurement System, QD-MPMS-XL-7AC, manufactured by Quantum Design (USA), employs the Superconducting Quantum Interference Device (SQUID) technology, to achieve the state of art sensitivity and reproducibility ofmagnetic measurements (10-8 emu resolution in magnetic moment, maximum field of 7 T, 10-4 T resolution in the maximum field, temperature range from 2 K to 400 K, with a maximum stability of 10-3 K).
National Institute for Materials Physics Bucharest, Romania
Investigation of the bulk pinning force in YBCO superconducting films with nano-engineered pinning centres, A. Crisan, V.S.Dang, G. Yearwood, P. Mikheenko, H. Huhtinen, P. Paturi, Physica C: Superconductivity and its Applications, 503, 89-93 (2014).
From an Anomalous Peak Effect to a Second Magnetization Peak in Nb-rich Nb-Ti Alloys, Ionescu, A. M., Ivan, I., Enculescu, M., Grigoroscuta, M., Miu, D., Valeanu, M., Badica, P., Miu, L, JOURNAL OF SUPERCONDUCTIVITY AND NOVEL MAGNETISM, Volume: 30, Issue: 4, Pages: 1103-1108; DOI: 10.1007/s10948-016-3670-4
Pinning-Induced Vortex-System Disordering at the Origin of the Second Magnetization Peak in Superconducting Single Crystals, A. M. Ionescu, D. Miu, A. Crisan, L. Miu Journal of Superconductivity and Novel Magnetism, Published online 12 December 2017, DOI: 10.1007/s10948-017-4487-5