Center for High Pressure Science &Technology Advanced Research

Papers from HPSTAR (2014)

082 X. Lü, Wenge Yang, Z. W. Quan, T. Q. Lin, L. G. Bai, Lin Wang, F. Q. Huang, and Y. S. Zhao, Enhanced electron transport in Nb-doped TiO2 nanoparticles via pressure-induced phase transitions, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 419–426 (2014). PDF

081 M. L. Qi, B. X. Bie, F. P. Zhao, C. M. Hu, D. Fan, X. X. Ran, X. H. Xiao, Wenge Yang, P. Li, and S. N. Luo, A metallography and x-ray tomography study of spall damage in ultrapure Al, AIP Advances 4, 077118 (2014). PDF

080 Dayong Tan, W. Zhou, W. Ouyang, Zhongying Mi, Lingping Kong, W. S. Xiao, K. Zhu and Bin Chen, Growth of magnesium aluminate nanocrystallites, CrystEngComm 16, 1579 (2014). PDF

079 O. S. Volkova, V. V. Mazurenko, I. V. Solovyev, E. B. Deeva, I. V. Morozov, J. Y. Lin, C. K. Wen, J. M. Chen, Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, and A. N. Vasiliev, Noncollinear ferrimagnetic ground state in Ni(NO3)2, Phys. Rev. B 90, 134407 (2014). PDF

078 Jiuhua Chen, V, Drozd, Y, Sun, and S. Najiba, Ammonia borane at high pressures, Chin. Sci. Bull. 59, 5227–5234(2014). PDF

077 R. F. Li, L. L. Li, T. Yu, L. H. Wang, J. X. Chen, Y. B. Wang, Z. Cai, Jiuhua Chen, M. L. Rivers, and H. Liu, Study of liquid gallium as a function of pressure and temperature using synchrotron x-ray microtomography and x-ray diffraction, Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 041906 (2014). PDF

076 M. Wu, L. R. Zheng, S. Q. Chu, Z. Qin, Xiaojia Chen, C. L. Lin, Z. Tang, and T. Hu, Pressure-induced valence change and semiconductor−metal transition in PbCrO3, J. Phys. Chem. C 118, 23274−23278 (2014). PDF

075 Qiaoshi Zeng, Y. Kono, Y. Lin, Zhidan Zeng, Junyue Wang, S. V. Sinogeikin, C. Park, Y. Meng, Wenge Yang, Ho-Kwang Mao, and W. L. Mao, Universal fractional noncubic power law for density of metallic glasses, Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 185502 (2014). PDF

074 Xiaozhi Yan, X. Ren, D. He, Bin Chen, and Wenge Yang, Mechanical behaviors and phase transition of Ho2O3 nanocrystals under high pressure, J. Appl. Phys. 116, 033507 (2014). PDF

073 Zhidan Zeng, Qiaoshi Zeng, W. L. Mao, and S. Qu, Phase transitions in metastable phases of silicon, J. Appl. Phys. 115, 103514 (2014). PDF

072 Qinglin Wang, H. Zhang, Y. Zhang, C. Liu, Y. Han, Yanzhang Ma, and C. Gao, High pressure electrical transport behavior in organic semiconductor pentacene, High Pressure Res. 34, 355 (2014). PDF

071 W. Zhou, Xiaojia Chen, J. B. Zhang, X. H. Li, Y. Q. Wang, and A. F. Goncharov, Vibrational, electronic and structural properties of wurtzite GaAs nanowires under hydrostatic pressure, Sci. Rep. 4, 6472 (2014). PDF

070 K. Kotmool, T. Kaewmaraya, S. Chakraborty, J. Anversa, T. Bovornratanaraksa, W. Luo, H. Gou, P. C. Piquini, T. W. Kang, Ho-Kwang Mao, and R. Ahuja, Revealing an unusual transparent phase of superhard iron tetraboride under high pressure, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 111, 17050 (2014). PDF

069 Jung-Fu Lin, Junjie Wu, J. Zhu, Z. Mao, A. H. Said, B. M. Leu, J. G. Cheng, Y. Uwatoko, C. Q. Jin, and J. S. Zhou, Abnormal elastic and vibrational behaviors of magnetite at high pressures, Sci. Rep. 4, 6282 (2014). PDF

068 Zhenhai Yu, Lin Wang, L. H. Wang, Haozhe Liu, J. G. Zhao, Chunyu Li, S. Sinogeikin, W. Wu, J. Luo, N. L. Wang, K. Yang, Y. S. Zhao, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Conventional empirical law reverses in the phase transitions of 122-type iron-based superconductors, Sci. Rep. 4, 7172 (2014). PDF

067 R. F. Zhang, D. Legut, X. D. Wen, S. Veprek, K. Rajan, T. Lookman, Ho-Kwang Mao, and Y. S. Zhao, Bond deformation paths and electronic instabilities of ultraincompressible transition metal diborides: Case study of OsB2 and IrB2, Phys. Rev. B 90, 094115 (2014). PDF

066 P. P. Kong, Fei Sun, L. Y. Xing, J. Zhu, S. J. Zhang, W. M. Li, Q. Q. Liu, X. C. Wang, S. M. Feng, X. H. Yu, J. L. Zhu, R. C. Yu, Wenge. Yang, G. Y. Shen, Y. S. Zhao, R. Ahuja, Ho-Kwang Mao, and C. Q. Jin, Superconductivity in strong spin orbital coupling compound Sb2Se3, Sci. Rep. 4, 6679 (2014). PDF

065 Y. G. Sun, Lin Wang, Y. Z. Liu, and Y. Ren, Birnessite-type MnO2 nanosheets with layered structures under high pressure: Elimination of crystalline stacking faults and oriented laminar assembly, Small 11, 300–305 (2014). PDF

064 Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, P. J. Pereira, S. A. Kuzmichev, T. E. Kuzmicheva, V. M. Pudalov, L. Harnagea, A. A. Kordyuk, A. V. Silhanek, V. V. Moshchalkov, B. Shen, H. H. Wen, A. N. Vasiliev,and Xiaojia Chen, Lower critical field and SNS-Andreev spectroscopy of 122-arsenides: Evidence of nodeless superconducting gap, Phys. Rev. B 90, 054524 (2014). PDF

063 A. P. Nayak, S. Bhattacharyya, J. Zhu, J. Liu, X. Wu, T. Pandey, C. Jin, A. K. Singh, D. Akinwande, and Jung-Fu Lin, Pressure-induced semiconducting to metallic transition in multilayered molybdenum disulphide, Nat. Commun. 5, 3731 (2014). PDF

062 H. Yamaoka, Y. Ikeda, I. Jarrige, N. Tsujii, Y. Zekko, Y. Yamamoto, J. Mizuki, Jung-Fu Lin, N. Hiraoka, H. Ishii, K. D. Tsuei, T. C. Kobayashi, F. Honda, and Y. Ōnuki, Role of valence fluctuations in the superconductivity of Ce122 compounds, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 086403 (2014). PDF

061 M. W. Doherty, V. V. Struzhkin, D. A. Simpson, L. P. McGuinness, Yufei Meng, A. Stacey, T. J. Karle, R. J. Hemley, N. B. Manson, L. C. L. Hollenberg, and S. Prawer, Electronic properties and metrology applications of the diamond NV- center under pressure, Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 047601 (2014). PDF

060 L. Zhong, J. W. Wang, Hongwei Sheng, Z. Zhang, and S. X. Mao, Formation of monatomic metallic glasses through ultrafast liquid quenching, Nature 512, 177 (2014). PDF

059 V. Stagno, L. Bindi, Y. Shibazaki, Y. Tange, Y. Higo, Ho-Kwang Mao, P. J. Steinhardt, and Y. Fei, Icosahedral AlCuFe quasicrystal at high pressure and temperature and its implications for the stability of icosahedrite, Sci. Rep. 4, 5869 (2014). PDF

058 Z. H. Chi, Xiaomiao Zhao, H. D. Zhang, A. F. Goncharov, S. S. Lobanov, T. Kagayama, M. Sakata, and Xiaojia Chen, Pressure-induced metallization of molybdenum disulfide, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 036802 (2014). PDF

057 S. Wang, X. Yu, J. Zhang, Y. Zhang, L. Wang, K. Leinenweber, H. Xu, D. Popov, C. Parke, Wenge Yang, D. He, and Y. Zhao, Crystal structures, elastic properties, and hardness of high-pressure synthesized CrB2 and CrB4, J. Superhard Mater. 36, 279–287 (2014). PDF

056 Q. Liang, C. S. Yan, J. Lai, Yufei Meng, S. Krasnicki, Haiyun Shu, Ho-Kwang Mao, and R. J. Hemley, Large area single-crystal diamond synthesis by 915 MHz microwave plasma-assisted chemical vapor deposition, Cryst. Growth Des. 14, 3234–3238 (2014). PDF

055 M. Dvorak, Xiaojia Chen, and Z. G. Wu, Quasiparticle energies and excitonic effects in dense solid hydrogen near metallization, Phys. Rev. B 90, 035103 (2014). PDF

054 Xiaomiao Zhao, Qiaowei Huang, J. Zhang, G. Zhong, H. Lin, and Xiaojia Chen, High-pressure study of isoviolanthrone by Raman spectroscopy, J. Chem. Phys. 140, 244314 (2014). PDF

053 L. Liu, Y. Kono, C. Kenney-Benson, WengeYang, Y. Bi, and G. Y. Shen, Chain breakage in liquid sulfur at high pressures and high temperatures, Phys. Rev. B 89, 174201 (2014). PDF

052 Linyun Tang, Q. Tao, Z. Xu, and Xiaojia Chen, Pressure-induced phase coexistence in BaFe1.8Co0.2As2, J. Appl. Phys. 115, 143904 (2014). PDF

051 Y. Z. Sun, Jiuhua Chen, V. Drozd , A. Durigin, S. Najiba, X. Y. Liu, Phase boundary of pressure-induced I4mm to Cmc21 transition in ammonia borane at elevated temperature determined using Raman spectroscopy, Int. J. Hydrogen Energy 39, 8293 (2014). PDF

050 S. Huang and Jiuhua Chen, Equation of state of pyrope–almandine solid solution measured using a diamond anvil cell and in situ synchrotron X-ray diffraction, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter. 228, 88 (2014). PDF

049 Jiuhua Chen, T. Yu, S. Huang, J. Girard, X. Liu, Compressibility of liquid FeS measured using X-ray radiograph imaging, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter. 228, 294 (2014). PDF

048 S. K. Lee, P. J. Eng, Ho-Kwang Mao, Probing of pressure-induced bonding transitions in crystalline and amorphous Earth materials: Insights from X-ray Raman scattering at high pressure, Rev. Mineral. Geochem. 78, 139 (2014). PDF

047 Qiaowei Huang, G. H. Zhong, J. Zhang, Xiaomiao Zhao, C. Zhang, H. Q. Lin, and Xiaojia Chen, Constraint on the potassium content for the superconductivity of potassium-intercalated phenanthrene, J. Chem. Phys. 140, 114301 (2014). PDF

046 Feng Ke, C. L. Liu, Y. Gao, J. K. Zhang, D. Y. Tan, Y. Han, Yanzhang Ma, J. Shu, Wenge Yang, Bin Chen, Ho-Kwang Mao, Xiaojia Chen, and C. X. Gao, Interlayer-glide-driven isosymmetric phase transition in compressed In2Se3, Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 212102 (2014). PDF

045 Li Zhang, Y. Meng, Wenge Yang, Lin Wang, W. L. Mao, Qiaoshi Zeng, J. S. Jeong, A. J. Wagner, K. A. Mkhoyan, W. J. Liu, R. Xu, Ho-Kwang Mao, Disproportionation of (Mg,Fe)SiO3 perovskite in Earth's deep lower mantle, Science 344, 877 (2014). PDF

044 Wenge Yang, High-pressure studies with microdiffraction. In Strain and dislocation gradients from diffraction (Imperial College Press), chap. 13, 438-450 (2014). PDF

043 J. Liu, Jung-Fu Lin, Z. Mao, V. B. Prakapenka, Thermal equation of state and spin transition of magnesiosiderite at high pressure and temperature, Am. Mineral. 99, 84 (2014). PDF

042 Jung-Fu Lin, E. E Alp, and A. F Goncharov, Raman and nuclear resonant spectroscopy in geosciences, Oxford: Elsevier, Vol. 15, chap. 11, 195-211 (2014). PDF

041 W. D. Chemelewski, H. C. Lee, Jung-Fu Lin, A. J. Bard, and C. Buddie Mullins, Amorphous FeOOH oxygen evolution reaction catalyst for photoelectrochemical water splitting, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 2843 (2014). PDF

040 Y. J. Liu, Junyue Wang, M. Azuma, W. L. Mao, and Wenge Yang, Five-dimensional visualization of phase transition in BiNiO3 under high pressure, Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 043108 (2014). PDF

039 H. Sato, H. Yamaoka, Y. Utsumi, H. Nagata, M. A. Avila, R. A. Ribeiro, K. Umeo, T. Takabatake, Y. Zekko, J. Mizuki, Jung-Fu Lin, N. Hiraoka, H. Ishii,K. D. Tsuei, H. Namatame, and M. Taniguchi, Pressure-induced valence change of YbNiGe3 investigated by resonant x-ray emission spectroscopy at the Yb L3 edge, Phys. Rev. B 89, 045112 (2014). PDF

038 V. Stagno, M. Mandal , Wenge Yang, C. Ji , Y. Fei , Ho-Kwang Mao, K. Landskron, Synthesis of mesostructured stishovite from FDU-12/carbon composite, Microporous Mesoporous Mater. 187, 145 (2014). PDF

037 C. S. Zha, R. E. Cohen Ho-Kwang Mao, and R. J. Hemley, Raman measurements of phase transitions in dense solid hydrogen and deuterium to 325 GPa, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 111, 4792 (2014). PDF

036 Y. Zekko, Y. Yamamoto, H. Yamaoka, F. Tajima, T. Nishioka, F. Strigari, A. Severing, Jung-Fu Lin, N. Hiraoka, H. Ishii, K. D. Tsuei, and J. Mizuki, Correlation between the valence state of cerium and the magnetic transition in Ce(Ru1-xFex)2Al10 studied by resonant x-ray emission spectroscopy, Phys. Rev. B 89, 125108 (2014). PDF

035 Wenge Yang, F. J. Jia, L. Y. Tang, Q. Tao, Z. A. Xu, and Xiaojia Chen, Structural feature controlling superconductivity in compressed BaFe2As2, J. Appl. Phys. 115, 083915 (2014). PDF

034 S. B. Wang, J. B. Zhang, J. Y. Yan, Xiaojia Chen, V. Struzhkin, W. Tabis, N. Barišić, M. K. Chan, C. Dorow, X. D. Zhao, M. Greven, W. L. Mao, and T. Geballe, Strain derivatives of Tc in HgBa2CuO4+d: The CuO2 plane alone is not enough, Phys. Rev. B 89, 024515 (2014). PDF

033 Bin Chen, K. Lutker, J. L. Lei, J. Yan,, S. Yang, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Detecting grain rotation at the nanoscale, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 111, 3350 (2014). PDF

032 Yang Ding, C. C. Chen, Qiaoshi Zeng, H. S. Kim, M. J. Han, M. Balasubramanian, R. Gordon, F. F. Li, L. G. Bai, D. Popov, S. M. Heald, T. Gog, Ho-Kwang Mao, and M. van Veenendaal, Novel high-pressure monoclinic metallic phase of V2O3, Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 056401 (2014). PDF