SNF Issue No. 3, January 2008

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Editorial Forward
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Editorial Forward Issue No. 3

ESNF Editorial Team
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Critical Reviews (Invited)
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Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage: Status and Perspective

Dr. Pascal Tixador
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Regional News
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Activities of the FLUXONICS Society

F.H. Uhlmann and T. Ortlepp
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Science & Technology News - Large Scale Applications (Category 6)
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Coil in Coil - Components for the High Voltage Superconducting Resistive Current Limiter CULT 110

Steffen Elschner, Mark Stemmle, Frank Breuer, Heribert Walter, Christian Frohne, Mathias Noe and Joachim Bock

Analysis of Coupled Electromagnetic-Thermal Effects in Superconducting Accelerator Magnets

Egbert Fischer, Roman Kurnyshov and Petr Shcherbakov

Temperature rise in a model of resistive HTS element of a fault current limiter

Igor N Dul’kin, Leonid M Fisher, Valery P Ivanov, Alexey V Kalinov, Vladimir A Sidorov and Dmitrii V Yevsin
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Science & Technology News - Conductors and Cables (Category 5)
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Narrow Strand YBCO Roebel Cable for Lowered AC Loss

N. J. Long, R. Badcock, P. Beck, M. Mulholland, N. Ross, M. Staines, H. Sun, J. Hamilton, R. G. Buckley

Simple Calibration Free Method to Measure AC Magnetic Moment and Losses

Leonid M. Fisher, Alexey V. Kalinov and Igor F. Voloshin

Stable and Unstable Thermo - Current States of High Temperature Superconductors During Current Charging

Vladimir R. Romanovskii, Nikolay A. Lavrov, Vera K. Ozhogina

Roebel Assembled Coated Conductor Cables (RACC): Ac-Losses and Current Carrying Potential

Antje Frank, Reinhard Heller, Wilfried Goldacker, Andrea Kling, Curt Schmidt

Status of the High Temperature Superconductor Current Lead Development at the Research Centre Karlsruhe

R. Heller, W.H. Fietz, R. Lietzow
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Science and Technology News - Superconducting Electronics (Radiation Detectors, Junctions, Squid & Cooling, Category 4 & 11)
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Fabrication and Characterization of Short Josephson Junctions with Stepped Ferromagnetic Barrier

Uthayasankaran Peralagu and Martin Weides

Operation of a High-Tc DC-SQUID-Gradiometer on a Non-Metallic Pulse Tube Refrigerator

Christoph Becker, Alexander Steppke, Torsten Koettig, Joachim Gerster, Lars Dörrer, Matthias Thürk, Frank Schmidl and Paul Seidel

A Parallel/Series Array of Cold-Electron Bolometers with SIN Tunnel Junctions for Cosmology Instruments

L. S. Kuzmin

Time-Resolved Optical Characterization of Proximized Nano-Bilayers for Ultrafast Photodetector Applications

L. Parlato, G. P. Pepe, D. Pan, C. De Lisio, V. Pagliarulo, A. Cosentino, N. Marrocco, D. Dalena, G. Peluso, A. Barone and R. Sobolewski

An SIS-based Sideband-Separating Heterodyne Mixer Optimized for the 600 to 720 GHz Band

F. P. Mena, J. W. Kooi, A. M. Baryshev, C. F. J. Lodewijk, R. Hesper, W. Wild, and T. M. Klapwijk

Quantum Breathers in Coupled Josephson Junctions

Ricardo A. Pinto and Sergej Flach
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Science and Technology News - Material Properties and Characterization (Category 2)
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Strong Reduction of the Field-Dependent Microwave Surface Resistance in YBCO with BaZrO3 Inclusions

N. Pompeo, V. Galluzzi, A. Augieri, F. Fabbri, G. Celentano, T. Petrisor, R. Rogai and E. Silva

Synthesis and Bulk Properties of Oxychloride Superconductor Ca2-xNaxCuO2Cl2

N. D. Zhigadlo, J. Karpinski, S. Weyeneth, R. Khasanov, S. Katrych, P. Wägli and H. Keller

Pinning Performance of (Nd0.33Eu0.2Gd0.47)Ba2Cu3Oy Single Crystal

M. Jirsa, M. Rames, P. Das, M. R. Koblischka, T. Wolf, U. Hartmann