Nb3Sn

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Niobium stannide, Nb3Sn, is a well-established superconductor of the A15 (Cr3Si) structure.

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2009
1 I. Pong, S.C. Hopkins, B.A. Glowacki and A. Baldini, Non-uniform bronze formation in internal tin Nb3Sn wire
IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 19 (3) 2593-7 (June 2009) | DOI: 10.1109/TASC.2009.2018500 
2008
2 I. Pong, S. C. Hopkins, X. Fu, B. A. Glowacki, J. A. Elliott and A. Baldini, Microstructure development in Nb3Sn(Ti) internal tin superconducting wire
Journal of Materials Science, 43 (10) 3522-3530 (May 2008) | DOI: 10.1007/s10853-008-2522-4 
2007
3 S.C. Hopkins, I. Pong, B.A. Glowacki, A. Szulczyk and H. Krauth, Study of microstructural and resistivity changes during thermal processing of tin bronze for superconducting applications
Materials Science & Engineering, A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructure and Processing, 454-455 216-220 (25 April 2007) | DOI: 10.1016/j.msea.2006.11.051 
2006
4 I. Pong, S.C. Hopkins, Xiao Wei Fu, Bartek A. Glowacki, J.A. Elliott, Alberto Baldini, Reactive Diffusion in Cu-Nb-Sn Internal Tin Superconducting Wires for the ITER Project
Defect and Diffusion Forum, 258-260 294-298 (2006) | View paper online 

DSL 2006: 2nd International Conference on Diffusion in Solids and Liquids, Aveiro, Portugal, 26-28 July 2006

5 S.C. Hopkins, K.S. Tan, I. Pong and B.A. Glowacki, Reaction Diffusion Behaviour in Bronze Route Cu-Nb-Sn Superconducting Wires
Defect and Diffusion Forum, 258-260 152-157 (2006) | View paper online 

DSL 2006: 2nd International Conference on Diffusion in Solids and Liquids, Aveiro, Portugal, 26-28 July 2006

6 S.C. Hopkins, K.S. Tan, B.A. Glowacki, A. Szulczyk and H. Krauth, Computerised optimisation of bronze route Nb3Sn conductors
Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 43 35-8 (July 2006) | DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/43/1/009 

EUCAS '05: 7th European Conference on Applied Superconductivity, Vienna, Austria, 11-15 September 2005

2004
7 K. S. Tan, S. C. Hopkins and B. A. Glowacki, Influence of heating rates on in-situ resistance measurements of bronze process Nb-Sn-Cu-Ta multifilamentary conductor
Physica C, 415 (4) 179-188 (1 November 2004) | DOI: 10.1016/j.physc.2004.08.013 
8 K S Tan, S C Hopkins, B A Glowacki, M Majoros and D Astill, In-situ resistance measurements of bronze process Nb-Sn-Cu-Ta multifilamentary composite conductors during reactive diffusion
Superconductor Science and Technology, 17 (4) 663 (April 2004) | DOI: 10.1088/0953-2048/17/4/017 
2003
9 S. C. Hopkins, K. S. Tan and B. A. Glowacki, Modelling of resistivity changes in multifilamentary Cu-Ta-Nb-Sn conductors for monitoring the development of superconducting Nb3Sn layers during isothermal heat treatment
Inst. Phys. Conf. Ser., No. 181 2322-2329 (2003) 

EUCAS '03: 6th European Conference on Applied Superconductivity, Sorrento, Italy, 14-18 September 2003

10 K. S. Tan, S. C. Hopkins, D. Astill, M. Majoros and B. A. Glowacki, In-situ resistance measurements of stabilised and unstabilised Nb-Sn-Cu-Ta multifilamentary conductors during reactive diffusion
Inst. Phys. Conf. Ser., No. 181 2306-2313 (2003) 

EUCAS '03: 6th European Conference on Applied Superconductivity, Sorrento, Italy, 14-18 September 2003

1997
11 B.A.Glowacki, Influence of the tin diffusion process in multifilamentary Nb-Cu-Sn-Mg-Ta wire on the Nb3Sn inter-filamentary bridging
IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 7 (2) 1520 (June 1997) | View paper online 
1996
12 B.A.Glowacki, Changes of Tc, Jc and stoichiometry of Nb3Sn phase formed during internal tin diffusion process
IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 32 2768 (1996) | View paper online 
1989
13 B.A.Glowacki and J.E.Evetts, Influence of cyclic pumped diffusion on the morphology and microstructure of A-15 layers in bronze processed multifilamentary wire
IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, MAG 25 (2) 2200 (March 1989) | View paper online 
1988
14 B.A.Glowacki and J.E.Evetts, Tin supply and microstructure development during reaction of an external tin process Nb3Sn multifilamentary composite
Journal of Materials Science, 23 1961 (1988) 
1987
15 B.A.Glowacki and Z.M.Kosek, Design and fabrication of Sn-Nb-Cu-Ta-C composites for multifilamentary superconducting Nb-Sn wires by using the modified tube technique
Cryogenics, 27 551 (1987) | DOI: 10.1016/0011-2275(87)90177-9 
16 A.Tyman, B.A.Glowacki and J.Rutkowski, Arrangement with the vacuum-and-hating chamber to diffusion for a layer of Nb3Sn in multifilamentary superconducting wires
Elektronika, 5 9 (1987) 
17 B.A.Glowacki and S.A.Ignatowicz, Hall probe CdxHg(1-x)Te for use in magnetic investigations of Nb3Sn superconducting layers
Cryogenics, 27 162 (1987) | DOI: 10.1016/0011-2275(87)90074-9 
18 B.A.Glowacki and Z.Bukowski, Changes of Tc ,Jc ,Bc2 and lattice parameter of the Nb3Sn phase formed at the initial stage of growth in a multifilamentary superconducting wire
Journal of Materials Science, 22 775 (1987) 
1986
19 B.A.Glowacki and Z.M.Kosek, Method of obtaining the Nb3Sn multifilamentary conductor by copper technique
Inzynieria Materialowa, 3 73 (1986) 
20 B.A.Glowacki, Measurements of the critical current density of superconducting Nb3Sn multifilamentary wire
Przeglad Elektrotechniczny, 2 49 (1986) 
1985
21 B.A.Glowacki, Anisotropy of critical current density in the superconducting Nb3Sn tape wires
Journal of Materials Science Letters, 4 389 (1985) 
22 B.A.Glowacki, The diffusion processes of forming Nb-Sn layer in superconducting wires
Inzynieria Materialowa, 3 86 (1985) 
23 B.A.Glowacki and A.J.Zaleski, The methods of obtaining superconducting Nb3Sn wires
Inzynieria Materialowa, 2 43 (1985) 
24 B.A.Glowacki, The effect of internal thermal stress in multifilamentary superconducting conductor on the critical temperature of Nb3Sn layers
Inzynieria Materialowa, 5 128 (1985) 
25 B.A.Glowacki, M.Horobiowski and J.Piskorski, The critical current density of the Nb3Sn layer and the multifilamentary wire
Przeglad Elektrotechniczny, 4 155 (1985) 
26 B.A.Glowacki and M.Horobiowski, Influence of temperature of diffusion growth and morphology of Nb3Sn superconducting layer on the value of the pinning force
Phys. Status Solidi A, 89 K13 (1985) 
1984
27 B.A.Glowacki and J.Piskorski, The influence of the processing conditions of multifilamentary superconducting Nb3Sn wire on its electrical parameters
Inzynieria Materialowa, 2 36 (1984) 
1983
28 B.A.Glowacki and J.Chojcan, Studies on the condition for obtaining a single phase superconducting Nb3Sn layer by Mossbauer spectroscopy
Phys. Status Solidi A, 80 K93 (1983) 
29 B.A.Glowacki and J.Chojcan, Phase identification and microstructure of superconducting Nb-Sn layers
Materials Science, 9 173 (1983) 
30 B.A.Glowacki, X-ray diffraction pattern and morphology of superconducting Nb3Sn layer grown on a polycrystalline Nb substrate of (111) main texture
Phys. Status Solidi A, 75 K103 (1983) 
1982
31 J.Piskorski and B.A.Glowacki, A fabrication method for superconducting multifilamentary Nb3Sn wire
Inzynieria Materialowa, 4 358 (1982)