AMORPHOUS MATERIALS AT HIGH PRESSURE

Chrystele Sanloup

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Abstract

This chapter reviews the different pathways towards high-pressure amorphization, how high-pressure amorphs may be characterized and what are the potential mechanisms causing pressure-induced amorphization and amorphous-amorphous transitions.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHIGH-PRESSURE CRYSTALLOGRAPHY: FROM FUNDAMENTAL PHENOMENA TO TECHNOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS
EditorsE Boldyreva, P Dera
Place of PublicationDORDRECHT
PublisherSpringer
Pages459-468
Number of pages10
ISBN (Print)978-90-481-9257-1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Event41st Course of the International School of Crystallography - Erice
Duration: 4 Jun 200914 Jun 2009

Conference

Conference41st Course of the International School of Crystallography
CityErice
Period4/06/0914/06/09

Keywords

  • Amorphs
  • structure
  • sulfur
  • pressure-induced amorphization
  • X-RAY-DIFFRACTION
  • INDUCED AMORPHIZATION
  • PHASE-TRANSITION
  • NITROGEN
  • ICE
  • GPA
  • CRYSTALLINE
  • SCATTERING
  • SILICON
  • SULFUR

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