AbstractsEarth & Environmental Science

nanoSQUIDs for the detection of small spin systems in strong magnetic fields

by Tobias Julian Schwarz

Institution: Universität Tübingen
Year: 2015
Record ID: 1104189
Full text PDF: http://hdl.handle.net/10900/58986


This thesis deals with the development of ultra-sensitive nanoscaled superconducting quantum interference devices (nanoSQUIDs) for the detection of small spin systems. SQUIDs based on YBCO grain boundary Josephson junctions and Nb SQUIDs with HfTi junctions were investigated.