Chapter 3 is where the book gets down to business, as Tinkham gives an introduction to BCS theory.
After just reading chapter 3 I was able to understand essentially everything I need to have an intelligent conversation with others in my research group.
This book provides an excellent comprehensive review of most of the aspects relevant to superconductivity.
I was introduced to this book (1st edition) while in grad school (research in SC) and, in my collection of books related to this field, Tinkham's is all the way to the top. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Gabe
Michael Tinkham was a great developer of the field and made a fine book for students to have (in my opinion)a second approach to the subject.Published on May 9, 2012 by Tiago Saraiva
I have one in my lab, this is for my home. it is a must have.Published on February 19, 2009 by yy2kk