Unusual electronic state found in new class of unconventional superconductors

8 diciembre 2014

Scientists have discovered an unusual form of electronic order in a new family of unconventional superconductors, giving scientists a new group of materials to explore to understand the ability to carry current with no energy loss. Harnessing the power of superconductivity, or the ability of certain materials to conduct electricity with zero energy loss, is one of the most exciting possibilities for creating a more energy-efficient future.