July 25, 2004

Third Blog

Cooper pairs of fermions are thought to be responsible for the bizarre properties of superconductors (such as their total lack of resistance) and of superfluids (such as lack of viscosity and a strange, quantized flow within vortices). Achieving Cooper pairing in fermion condensates would enable scientists to examine the properties of Cooper pairs with unprecedented flexibility and would help unravel the enduring mysteries of the physics behind superconductors. From Sciences Magazine....

Posted by hanxx028 at July 25, 2004 9:06 PM