Effect of Higher Landau Levels on the Transverse Thermoelectric Conductivity in High-\(T_{c}\) Superconductors

Bui Duc Tinh
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  • Bui Duc Tinh Hanoi National University of Education




transverse thermoelectric conductivity, time-dependent Ginzburg-Landau theory, High-Tc superconductors


We investigate effect of higher Ladau levels on the transverse thermoelectricconductivity \(\alpha_{xy}\), describing the Nernst effect in high-\(T_c\) superconductors, by using the time-dependent Ginzburg-Landau theory in two dimensional model withthermal noise. The transverse thermoelectric conductivity is calculated inthe self-consistent Gaussian approximation. Our results indicate that thehigher Landau levels are, the less these levels contribute to the transversethermoelectric conductivity. Our results are in good agreement with experimental dataon high-Tc superconductor.


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How to Cite

B. D. Tinh, Effect of Higher Landau Levels on the Transverse Thermoelectric Conductivity in High-\(T_{c}\) Superconductors, Comm. Phys. 26 (2017) 279. DOI: https://doi.org/10.15625/0868-3166/26/3/8778.



Received 13-10-2016
Accepted 07-12-2016
Published 12-01-2017