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Superconducting Magnets in High-Energy Physics

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Science  20 Oct 1967:
Vol. 158, Issue 3799, pp. 325-331
DOI: 10.1126/science.158.3799.325

Abstract

The promise of superconductivity making possible large magnets that dissipate no power is now being realized. Most of the early difficulties have been overcome; hence it is now a straight-forward engineering problem to design and build a large stable supermagnet. The application of such magnets to research in high-energy physics can be expected to grow rapidly in the next few years.

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