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Nov 15, 2013 (3 years and 8 months ago)

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Superconducting Materials






State of the art research in:



Correlated electron physics:


cuprates, TM oxides, pnictides, organic conductors, heavy fermions, etc.




New quantum phases
:


d
-
wave pairing, spin liquids, electronic liquid crystals,


stripes, orbital ordering, triplet localization, Luttinger, FFLO and BE
condensation, etc.




Exotic superconductivity
:
cuprates,, pnictides, heavy
-
fermions




Scientific context

An example of excellence

URhGe
:



Discovered in Grenoble (Dai Aoki, ERC 2010)



Extreme conditions of temperature and field



Collaboration INAC / Néel / LNCMI



Trained young researchers

Tools and applications



Extreme conditions:


Low temperatures, high magnetic fields, high pressures, atomic scale,…




Advanced instrumentation
:


X ray and neutron scattering, NMR, spectroscopy, nanosquid,
magnetometry,…




Emergent applications
:


High T
c

superconductors, multiferroics, thermoelectrics, graphene


electronics etc.


Application potential


Potential for industrial users

Potential for industrial applications

Grenoble positioning



Recognized know
-
how & e
xcellence heritage in magnetism and
superconductivity




Benefit from European large
-
scale facilities (
part of SNRI!
)

(
magnetic fields, synchrotron and neutron sources
)




C
ompetitive and attractive at international level

(
ANR & ERC grants, awards, publications, int
al

collaborations
)




Y
oung permanent researchers




Strong Ongoing collaborations between INAC, I. Néel & LNCMI (3xA+):
90 joint publications in 2005
-
2010




Local industrial interest (Nexans, Air Liquide, ..)




Equipex LaSUP

LaSUP:
Large Superconducting magnet User Platform

Equipment 1
: 8,5 T/800 mm NbTi magnet + test equipment superconductors


Equipment 2
: 15 T/300 mm Nb3Sn magnet + development HTSC inserts


Equipment 3
: 20 T/52 mm, 4K, 10 ppm magnet + 20 mK dilution refrigerator


Equipment 4
: 120 l/h helium liquefier + 6000 m3 gaz storage

Total investment 9,5 M


LaSUP:

Equipment 1bis






Equipment 2bis



43 T/34 mm hybrid magnet

18 T/
375

mm hybrid levitation station

18 T/
375
mm hybrid test station superconductors

8.5 T/
800

mm magnet

15 T/
300

mm magnet magneto
-
science

30 T/34 mm Nb3Sn/HTSC all
-
SC magnet

+ 6 years operating cost as user platform



Hands on t
raining of undergrad and graduate students




Regular thematic schools, HERCULES




Ongoing initiatives to improve visibility/attractivity

(Website, seminars, 100 years of superconductivity...)




Planned initiatives for coherent teaching & training offer



Training, education, outreach, etc.



Centre for Applied Superconductivity;
development, training,
industrial collaborations, and commercialisation




??



Concrete propositions