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The Resource The cold wars : a history of superconductivity, Jean Matricon and Georges Waysand ; translated by Charles Glashausser

The cold wars : a history of superconductivity, Jean Matricon and Georges Waysand ; translated by Charles Glashausser

Label
The cold wars : a history of superconductivity
Title
The cold wars
Title remainder
a history of superconductivity
Statement of responsibility
Jean Matricon and Georges Waysand ; translated by Charles Glashausser
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Matricon, Jean
Dewey number
507.6/23/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC611.95
LC item number
.M3813 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Waysand, G
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Superconductivity
Label
The cold wars : a history of superconductivity, Jean Matricon and Georges Waysand ; translated by Charles Glashausser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-252) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The logic of low temperature -- Perpetual motion? -- Metals and theories -- Experiments and their interpretations -- The true image of superconductivity -- Fritz -- Not your everyday liquid -- The Russian cold -- In Cambridge in spite of Stalin, in Moscow because of Stalin -- Superfluidity: theories and polemics -- The war, the bomb, and the cold -- Radar and superconductivity -- The ions also move -- East is east, and west is west -- Now, how to grab the tiger by the tail? -- John Bardeen's relentless pursuit -- The golden age -- After the golden age: tomorrow, always tomorrow -- The age of materials -- A Swiss revolution: the superconducting oxides -- Superconductivity as theater -- Almost twenty years later
Control code
50851717
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 271 pages
Isbn
9780813532950
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002152303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The cold wars : a history of superconductivity, Jean Matricon and Georges Waysand ; translated by Charles Glashausser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-252) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The logic of low temperature -- Perpetual motion? -- Metals and theories -- Experiments and their interpretations -- The true image of superconductivity -- Fritz -- Not your everyday liquid -- The Russian cold -- In Cambridge in spite of Stalin, in Moscow because of Stalin -- Superfluidity: theories and polemics -- The war, the bomb, and the cold -- Radar and superconductivity -- The ions also move -- East is east, and west is west -- Now, how to grab the tiger by the tail? -- John Bardeen's relentless pursuit -- The golden age -- After the golden age: tomorrow, always tomorrow -- The age of materials -- A Swiss revolution: the superconducting oxides -- Superconductivity as theater -- Almost twenty years later
Control code
50851717
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 271 pages
Isbn
9780813532950
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002152303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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