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What holds a cooper pair together?

  1. Mar 23, 2009 #1
    What holds a :smile::smile: pair together?
     
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  3. Mar 23, 2009 #2

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    In conventional superconductors, it's the phonons.

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  4. Mar 24, 2009 #3
    Tell me more about these phonons.
     
  5. Mar 24, 2009 #4

    malawi_glenn

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    it can actually be found in any text about solid state physics, it is better to ask more specific questions. The more general the question is, the more general the answer will be.
     
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