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Literature Request: Introduction to d-wave superconductivity

  1. Oct 7, 2011 #1
    I'm looking for a pedagogic introduction to d-wave superconductivity on the level of field theory.

    Ideally, this would involve a derivation of d-wave superconductivity and the form of the gap parameter from some fundamental Hamiltonian (if such a derivation is even possible yet).

    Books and papers are welcome.
     
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  3. Oct 13, 2011 #2
    Hi! There is a very good book by P W Anderson "Theory of High Tc Superconductor", also there is a very good review by P. A. Lee in Review of Modern Physics. The general approach to high Tc is doped Mott insulator.
     
  4. Oct 14, 2011 #3
    Considering his theory is wrong, you might want to take it with a grain of salt.
     
  5. Nov 11, 2011 #4
    Introduction to unconventional superconductivity
    books.google.com
    Vladimir P. Mineev, K. V. Samokhin - 1999 - 191 pages - No preview
    This book is intended to meet this information need and includes the authors' original results.

    See also book
    http://www.itp.phys.ethz.ch/education/prev_lectures/ws05/ucsc/summer_school [Broken]
    pdf format
    http://www.itp.phys.ethz.ch/education/prev_lectures/ws05/ucsc [Broken]
     
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