Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9101046161998Advanced Superconductivity IIElective128
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Objectives of the Course
Teaching the fundamentals of physical prencips of superconductivity
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Nadide KAZANCI
Learning Outcomes
1Understanding of type II, vortices, vortex motion.
2Understanding of electron-phonon interactions, formation of electron pair.
3Understanding of nn application of weak superconductivity (SQUIDs)
4Being able to have a skill about the problem solving.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The nature of superconductivity, Electron-phonon interactions, formation of electron pair, basic properties of superconductors, application of superconductivity
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1The intermadiate state, Type II superconductors
2Vortices, vortex motion
3Capture of magnetic flux, influence of a crystal lattice, phonons
4Quantum mechanics, quantum billiards, the energy scale
5Collective phenomena, superfludity
6The atom and quantum states, quantum liquids
7Electron-phonon interactions, formation of electron pair
8Midterm
9Boundary of superconductors
10Two basic properties of superconductors
11Applications of superconductivity: Tempting but difficult magnets
12Superconducting wires
13Application of superconducting magnets
14Josephson effect
15An application of weak superconductivity-SQUIDs
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Superconductivity (Revised Edition) E. A. Andryushin (Author), V. L. Ginzburg (Author), World Scientific Publishing Co.Pte. Ltd,2004
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Report Preparation14040
Report Presentation111
Individual Study for Mid term Examination16565
Individual Study for Final Examination17575
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)227
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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