University of Wisconsin–Madison

Synthesis of a Superconductor

Superconducting YBa2Cu3O7-x
Synthetic procedure from Colin Greaves, “Structural, Electrical and Magnetic Properties of Perovskite Ceramics,” in Inorganic Experiments, edited by J. Derek Woolins, Wiley-VCH, 1994, pages 265-270 (ISBN 3527305106). See A. B. Ellis, ” Superconductors: Better levitation through chemistry,” J. Chem. Educ., 64(10), 836-841 (1987).