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First-principles investigation of electron-phonon interactions in novel superconductors

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Despite over 100 years of scientific research, a full understanding of superconductivity remains elusive. While it is known that the electron-phonon interaction is responsible for the formation of Cooper pairs in conventional superconductors, many superconductors exhibit behaviour suggestive of more exotic pairing mechanisms.

In this thesis, two novel superconducting materials are considered, monolayer transition metal dichalcogenide, MoS2, and iron-based superconductor, ...

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University of Oxford
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MPLS
Department:
Materials
Oxford college:
Lincoln College
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Publication date:
2014
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
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English
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2015-06-10

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