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Physics Demo -- Superconductor

Physics Demo -- Superconductor

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 7 years ago | 00:00:56 | 53107 views

A bismuth-based superconducting disk sits on a copper base and is immersed in liquid nitrogen. Two small, very strong magnets are placed on top of the superconductor. The magnets levitate due to the expelled magnetic field from the supe...