Physics Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for active researchers, academics and students of physics. It's 100% free.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

What are possible effects of electromagnetic pulse / EMP on superconductor-based devices/equimpent/transportation?

Are they resilient or more sensitive to EMP?

share|cite|improve this question
Could you please specify what is EMP? Is it electromagnetic pulse? – Yrogirg Sep 11 '12 at 11:36
Yes. I updated the text. – Jonas Arcangel Sep 11 '12 at 14:03

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.