On the History of Superconductivity
Celebrating the Centennial of Superconductivity, 2011 APS March Meeting in Dallas, TX
IOP: Celebrating 100 years of Superconductivity
2007 APS March Meeting: Fifty Years of BCS Theory Lectures
"BCS -- from Atoms and Nuclei to the Cosmos"
Invited Speaker: Gordon Baym, University of Illinois
"The Impact of the BCS Theory on 50 years of Superconductivity and Condensed Matter Physics"
Invited Speaker: John M. Rowell, Arizona State University
Interesting Links on the History of Superconductivity
The Discovery of Superconductivity, Physics Today, September 2010 Issue.
The Nobel Prize in Physics 1972: John Bardeen, Leon Neil Cooper, John Robert Schrieffer "for their jointly developed theory of superconductivity, usually called the BCS-theory."
J. Bardeen, L. N. Cooper, and J. R. Schrieffer, "Microscopic Theory of Superconductivity," Phys. Rev. 106 , 162 (1957).
"Landmarks: Superconductivity Explained," Physical Review Focus.
Time magazine on "Woodstock" session: "Superconductors!"
The Nobel Prize in Physics 1987: J. Georg Bednorz, K. Alexander Müller "for their important break-through in the discovery of superconductivity in ceramic materials."
"High-Temperature Superconductivity Turns 20: The Mystery That Defies Solution," Science.