By Vitaly L. Ginzburg
This e-book provides the Nobel Laureate Vitaly Ginzburg's perspectives at the improvement within the box of superconductivity. It encompasses a collection of Ginzburg's key writings, together with his amended model of the Nobel lecture in Physics 2003. additionally integrated are an multiplied autobiography, which used to be written for the Nobel Committee, an editorial entitled "A clinical Autobiography: An Attempt," a basic article co-written with L.D. Landau entitled "To the speculation of superconductivity," an extended evaluate article "Superconductivity and superfluidity (what was once performed and what was once no longer done)," and a few newly written brief articles approximately superconductivity and similar matters. So, in toto, awarded listed here are the private contributions of Ginzburg, that led to the Nobel Prize, within the context of his medical biography.