Resolving thermoelectric “paradox” in superconductors. / Shelly, Connor; Matrozova, Ekaterina A; Petrashov, Victor.

In: Science Advances, Vol. 2, No. 2, e1501250, 26.02.2016, p. 1-7.

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Resolving thermoelectric “paradox” in superconductors. / Shelly, Connor; Matrozova, Ekaterina A; Petrashov, Victor.

In: Science Advances, Vol. 2, No. 2, e1501250, 26.02.2016, p. 1-7.

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Shelly, Connor ; Matrozova, Ekaterina A ; Petrashov, Victor. / Resolving thermoelectric “paradox” in superconductors. In: Science Advances. 2016 ; Vol. 2, No. 2. pp. 1-7.

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