Definitions for josephson junction
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a thin insulator separating a pair of superconductors, through which electrons travel by tunneling.
Origin of Josephson junction:
1965–70; after B. D. Josephson
a weak insulating barrier between two superconductors, used as an ultrafast switch
Origin: From Brian David Josephson Welsh physicist
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