General Information


The 29th International Symposium on Superconductivity (ISS2016) will consist of oral and poster sessions, covering the latest findings and related topics in the following research fields of superconductivity science and technology.

(a) Physics and Chemistry (PC)

Novel Materials, Material chemistry, Fundamental physical properties (bulk, single crystal and thin film), Vortex physics, Theory

(b) Wires and Bulk (WB)

Materials and processing, critical currents, mechanical properties, AC Loss and electro-magnetic stability for wires, tapes and bulk superconductors, including artificial pinning centers, multi-filamentary approach and superconducting joints

(c) Electronic Devices (ED)

Digital and mixed-signal circuits, Detectors and readout, SQUIDs, High-frequency devices, Quantum information technology, Novel devices, Materials and fabrication, System applications

(d) Large Scale System Applications (AP)

Magnets (for high energy physics, medical systems etc.), Rotating machines, Magnetic levitation and propulsion, Electric power devices, Medical systems etc. using HTS and LTS materials