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Points from Foregoing Letters

Nature volume 142, page 620 (01 October 1938) | Download Citation



THE transition temperatures of superconductive alloys are considered by Dr. H. Jones, who states that the change in the transition temperatures of superconductors when small quantities of other metals are added in solid solution arises from the change of entropy in the normal phase of the metal ; the entropy of the superconductive phase being relatively little affected by the impurities.

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