McClintock, Peter V. E. (1987) Vortex production in helium. Nature, 325 (6103). pp. 387-388. ISSN 1476-4687Full text not available from this repository.
The celebrated frictionless flow properties acquired by liquid helium at very low temperatures have long been known to vanish abruptly if the velocity of the liquid exceeds a certain critical value. The physical mechanism underlying this breakdown of the superfluidity has, however, remained an enigma, and it is pleasing, therefore, that a possible solution to this important and long-standing problem has now been proposed by K.W. Schwarz of IBM (Physical Review Letters 57, 1448; 1986).
|Journal or Publication Title:||Nature|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics|
|Deposited By:||Professor P. V. E. McClintock|
|Deposited On:||30 Apr 2010 13:23|
|Last Modified:||05 Feb 2016 01:40|
Actions (login required)