Glimpse inside custom-designed molecular beam epitaxy system
This composite image offers a glimpse inside the custom-designed molecular beam epitaxy system that Brookhaven National Laboratory physicists use to create single-crystal thin films for studying the properties of superconducting cuprates.
[High-field resistivity measurements for this study were performed at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory Pulsed Field Facility, which is supported in part by the National Science Foundation under grant DMR 1157490, as well as additional NSF funding through grant PHY 10-66293.]
Learn more about this research in the Brookhaven news story Lining up the surprising behaviors of a superconductor with one of the world's strongest magnets. (Date image taken: unknown; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: Aug. 19, 2019)
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