Video/animation icon  Superconductivity effect: levitation in magnetic field

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Description: A section of superconducting material is placed above a magnetic track. The superconductor is tapped sideways and travels around the track with virtually no resistance to its motion. From TLP: Superconductivity,
Keywords: superconductivity • Meissner effect
Categories: Science approaches
Properties > Electrical, magnetic & optical > Superconductivity
Testing, analysis & experimentation
Created by: DoITPoMS, University of Cambridge
Published by: DoITPoMS, University of Cambridge
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Date created: 28 August 2008
Date added: 02 December 2009
Resource ID: 2440