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Schlueter, John A. Materials Science, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois.
- Molecule-based systems
- 1D (TMTSF-based) systems
- 2D (BEDT-TTF-based) systems
- 3D (fullerene) systems
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The phenomenon of superconductivity, the complete loss of electrical resistivity in a material, holds tremendous potential for applications including magnetically levitated trains, highly efficient electrical cables and generators, environmentally friendly transformers, energy storage devices, and sophisticated electronic components. Many applications already use superconductors, including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), sensitive magnetometers based on superconducting quantum interference device (SQUID) technology, and particle accelerators.
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