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BCS theory

noun
  1. Physics. a general quantum theory of superconductivity that describes many properties of superconducting materials.
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Origin of BCS theory

after U.S. physicists J. Bardeen, Leon N. Cooper (born 1930), and John R. Schrieffer (born 1929)
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