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Super silicon

Silicon is the archetypal semiconductor, and base material of the microelectronic age. But it turns out that, treated the right way, silicon the semiconductor can become silicon the superconductor.

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Cava, R. Super silicon. Nature 444, 427–428 (2006). https://doi.org/10.1038/444427a

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