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Descriptor English: Superconductivity
Descriptor Spanish: Superconductividad
Descriptor Portuguese: Supercondutividade
Descriptor French: Supraconductivité
Entry term(s): Coil, Superconducting
Coils, Superconducting
Effect, Meissner
Magnet, Superconducting
Magnets, Superconducting
Meissner Effect
Superconducting Coil
Superconducting Coils
Superconducting Magnet
Superconducting Magnets
Superconductivities
Superconductor
Superconductors
Tree number(s): G01.358.500.875
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000072176
Scope note: The ability of an element or metallic alloy to allow the passage of ELECTRONS without ELECTRICAL RESISTANCE and expel MAGNETIC FIELDS below a certain threshold temperature called superconducting transition temperature.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
HI history
TU therapeutic use
Previous Indexing: Electric Conductivity (1972-2016)
Electromagnetic Phenomena (1972-2016)
Public MeSH Note: 2017
History Note: 2017
DeCS ID: 56726
Unique ID: D000072176
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Date Established: 2017/01/01
Date of Entry: 2016/07/05
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Superconductivity - Preferred
Concept UI M000616456
Scope note The ability of an element or metallic alloy to allow the passage of ELECTRONS without ELECTRICAL RESISTANCE and expel MAGNETIC FIELDS below a certain threshold temperature called superconducting transition temperature.
Preferred term Superconductivity
Entry term(s) Superconductivities
Meissner Effect - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000616484
Scope note Expulsion of a magnetic field
Preferred term Meissner Effect
Entry term(s) Effect, Meissner
Superconducting Magnets - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000616461
Preferred term Superconducting Magnets
Entry term(s) Coil, Superconducting
Coils, Superconducting
Magnet, Superconducting
Magnets, Superconducting
Superconducting Coil
Superconducting Coils
Superconducting Magnet
Superconductors - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000616457
Preferred term Superconductors
Entry term(s) Superconductor



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