Centers

Center for Emergent Superconductivity (CES)

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Director

Peter Johnson


Lead Institution

Brookhaven National Laboratory


Year Established

2009


Mission

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


Research Topics

superconductivity, charge transport, materials and chemistry by design, synthesis (novel materials)


Materials Studied

Materials: oxide

Interfaces: solid/solid

Nanostructured Materials: None


Experimental and Theoretical Methods

X-ray diffraction and scattering, electron microscopy, scanning probe microscopy, neutron diffraction and scattering, density functional theory (DFT), monte carlo (MC), quantum mechanics, multiscale modeling


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Partner Institutions

  • Argonne National Laboratory
  • Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Rutgers University
  • University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

BES Staff Contact

P. Thiyagarajan (Thiyaga)

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