foto - Luis Angurel

The group works on: Experiment. Applied Science

Brief description of the research lines of the group and contact details:

1.- Analyse quench generation and propagation in 2G-HTS coils (Elena Martínez,

2.- Calculate, fabricate and characterize thermal cryogenic junctions that can be used to improve thermal stability of superconducting devices (Elena Martínez,

3.- Laser induced surface nanostructures to modify surface superconductivity in Nb shets (Luis A. Angurel,

4.- Laser treatments in MgB2 bulk superconductors to improve levitation forces (Luis A. Angurel,

5.- Fabrication of textured superconducting bulk HTS ceramics using Laser Zone Melting techniques (Xermán F. de la Fuente,

6.- Critical State Model calculations in different configurations (Antonio Badía,

Singular equipment and techniques available to the group:

Two systems to characterize superconducting coils coole by conducton with cryocoller systems and dc currents up to 500 A.

Pulsed Lasers for ablation processes

Laser-Furnace for melting processes


Institution:Institute of Materials Science of Aragón (ICMA). CSIC-University of Zaragoza