Centers

CES

Center for Emergent Superconductivity (CES)

Director(s):

J. C. Seamus Davis
 

Lead Institution:

Brookhaven National Laboratory
 

Mission:

To discover new high-temperature superconductors and improve the performance of known superconductors by understanding the fundamental physics of superconductivity.
 

Research Topics:


phonons, thermal conductivity, energy storage (including batteries and capacitors), superconductivity, defects, spin dynamics
 

Materials Studied:


MATERIALS: metal, oxide 
 

Experimental and Theoretical Methods:

X-ray diffraction and scattering, X-ray spectroscopy, electron microscopy, scanning probe microscopy, density functional theory (DFT), quantum mechanics

 

Map of institutions in EFRC

Partner Institutions:


  • Argonne National Laboratory
  • Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory

 

 

 



BES Staff Contact:

Craig Henderson
 
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