By Etienne Sandier
This ebook provides the mathematical examine of vortices of the two-dimensional Ginzburg-Landau version, an enormous phenomenological version used to explain superconductivity. The vortices, pointed out as quantized quantities of vorticity of the superconducting present localized close to issues, are the gadgets of many observational and experimental reports, either prior and current. The Ginzburg-Landau functionals thought of contain either the version circumstances with and and not using a magnetic box. The booklet acts a consultant to a few of the branches of Ginzburg-Landau stories, offers context for the research of vortices, and provides a listing of open difficulties within the field.