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Jo′sephson junc`tion(n.)

  1. a thin insulator separating a pair of superconductors, through which electrons travel by tunneling.

    Category: Electronics

Origin of Josephson junction:

1965–70; after B. D. Josephson


  1. Josephson junction(Noun)

    a weak insulating barrier between two superconductors, used as an ultrafast switch

  2. Origin: From Brian David Josephson Welsh physicist


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