北京高压科学研究中心
Center for High Pressure Science &Technology Advanced Research

Papers from HPSTAR (2016) and in press

(updated through Jan. 16, 2017)


321   Qingxin Chu, Bin Yang, W. Wang, W. M. Tong, X. F. Wang, X. Y. Liu, and Jiuhua Chen, Fabrication of a stainless-steel-mesh-supported hierarchical Fe2O3@NiCo2O4 core-shell tubular array anode for lithium-ion battery, ChemistrySelect 1, 5569–5573 (2016). PDF


320   T. R. Qin, Q. Wang, L. Wang, H. C. Yan, C. L. Liu, Y. Han, Yanzhang Ma and C. X. Gao, High-pressure dielectric behavior of BaMoO4: A combined experimental and theoretical study, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 18, 33109 (2016). PDF


319   B. A. Legg, M. Q. Zhu, Hengzhong Zhang, G. Waychunas, B. Gilbert, and J. F. Banfield, A model for nucleation when nuclei are nonstoichiometric: Understanding the precipitation of iron oxyhydroxide nanoparticles, Cryst. Growth Des. 16, 5726−5737(2016). PDF


318   V. Pazhanivelu, A. P. B. Selvadurai, Yongsheng Zhao, Raman Thiyagarajan, R. Murugaraj, Room temperature ferromagnetism in Mn doped ZnO: Co nanoparticles byco-precipitationmethod, Physica B 481, 91–96 (2016). PDF


317   K. Kotmool, Bing Li, S. Chakraborty, T. Bovornratanaraks, W. Luo, Ho-Kwang Mao, and R. Ahuja, High pressure-induced distortion in face-centered cubic phase of thallium, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 113, 11143–11147 (2016). PDF


316   Z. Y. Li, X. Li, J. G. Cheng, L. G. Marshall, X. Y. Li, A. M. dos Santos, Wenge Yang, J. J. Wu, Jungfu Lin, G. Henkelman, T. Okada, Y. Uwatoko, H. B. Cao, H. D. Zhou, J. B. Goodenough, and J. S. Zhou, Anomalous bulk modulus in vanadate spinels, Phys. Rev. B 94, 165159 (2016). PDF


315   P. C. Lu, J. S. Kim, J. Yang, H. Gao, J. Wu, D. Shao, B. Li, D. Zhou, J. Sun, D. Akinwande, D. Xing, and Jung-Fu Lin, Origin of superconductivity in the Weyl semimetal WTe2 under pressure, Phys. Rev. B 94, 224512(2016). PDF


314   I. D. Young, M. Ibrahim, R. Chatterjee, S. Gul, F. D. Fuller, S. Koroidov, A. S. Brewster, R. Tran, R. Alonso-Mori, T. Kroll, T. Michels-Clark, H. Laksmono, R. G. Sierra, C. A. Stan, R. Hussein, M. Zhang, L. Douthit, M. Kubin, C. de Lichtenberg, L. V. Pham, H. Nilsson, M. H. Cheah, D. Shevela, C. Saracini, M. A. Bean1, I. Seuffert, D. Sokaras, Tsu-Chien Weng et al., Structure of photosystem II and substrate binding at room temperature, Nature 540, 453 (2016). PDF


313   L. R. Wang, K. Wang, G. J. Xiao, Qiaoshi Zeng, and B. Zou, Pressure-induced structural evolution and band gap shifts of organometal halide perovskite-based methylammonium lead chloride, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 7, 5273−5279  (2016). PDF


312   Jack Binns, G. J. McIntyre and S. Parsons, Neutron and high-pressure X-ray diffraction study of hydrogen-bonded ferroelectric rubidium hydrogen sulfate, Acta Cryst. B 72, 855–863 (2016). PDF


311   X. L. Jin, Xiaojia Chen, T. Cui, Ho-Kwang Mao, H. D. Zhang, Q. Zhuang, K. Bao, D. W. Zhou, B. B. Liu, Q. Zhou, and Z. He, Crossover from metal to insulator in dense lithium-rich compound CLi4, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 113, 2366–2369 (2016). PDF


310   Y. H. Zhou, J. F. Wu, W. Ning, Nana Li, Y. P. Du, X. L. Chen, R. Zhang, Z. Chi, X. F. Wang, X. D. Zhu, P. C. Lu, C. Ji, X. G. Wan, Z. R. Yang, J. Sun, Wenge Yang, M. L. Tian, Y. H. Zhang, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Pressure-induced superconductivity in athree-dimensional topological material ZrTe5, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 113, 2904–2909 (2016). PDF


309   Q. S. Wang, Y. Shen, B. Y. Pan, Y. Q. Hao, M. W. Ma, F. Zhou, P. Steffens, K. Schmalzl, T. R. Forrest, Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, Xiaojia Chen, D. A. Chareev, A. N. Vasiliev, P. Bourges, Y. Sidis, H. Cao and J. Zhao, Strong interplay between stripe spin fluctuations, nematicity and superconductivity in FeSe, Nat. Mater. 15, 159163 (2016). PDF


308   Ho-Kwang Mao, Bin Chen, Jiuhua Chen, Kuo Li, Jung-Fu Lin, Wenge Yang, Haiyan Zheng, Recent advances in high-pressure science and technology, Matter and Radiation at Extremes, 1, 59–75 (2016). PDF


307   L. Wang, Feng Ke, Y. W. Li, Q. L. Wang, C. Liu, J. J. Yan, H. Li, Y. Han, Yanzhang Ma, and C. X. Gao, Determination of the high pressure phases of CaWO4 by CALYPSO and X-ray diffraction studies, Phys. Status Solidi B 253, 1947–1951 (2016). PDF


306   Z. L. Dun, J. Trinh, Kuo Li, M. Lee, K. W. Chen, R. Baumbach, Y. F. Hu, Y. X. Wang, E. S. Choi, B. S. Shastry, A. P. Ramirez, and H. D. Zhou, Magnetic ground states of the rare-earth tripod kagome lattice Mg2RE3Sb3O14 (RE = Gd; Dy; Er), Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 157201 (2016). PDF


305  X. Wu, Y. Wu, Jung-Fu Lin, J. Liu, Z. Mao, X. Z. Guo, T. Yoshino, C. McCammon, V. B. Prakapenka, and Y. M. Xiao, Two-stage spin transition of iron in FeAl-bearing phase D at lower mantle, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth 121, 6411–6420 (2016). PDF


304   J. Liu, Jung-Fu Lin, A. Alatas, M. Hu, J. Y. Zhao, L. Dubrovinsky, Seismic parameters of hcp-Fe alloyed with Ni and Si in the earth’s inner core, J. Geophys. Res: Solid Earth 121, 610–623 (2016). PDF


303   H. Y. Wang, Q. L. Cui, B. Liu, Y. Gao, Z. J. Li and Yanzhang Ma, Compression and shear on lead in a rotational diamond anvil cell, High Pressure Res. 36, 55–62 (2016). PDF


302   Y. Zhao, J. Yu, L. Wu, Biao Wan, Y. Zhang, R. Gao, J. W. Zhang, Huiyang Gou, Mechanical properties and electronic structures of diverse PtAl intermetallics: First-principles calculations, Comput. Mater. Sci 124,  273–281 (2016). PDF


301   Biao Wan, F. R. Xiao, Y. K. Zhang, Y. Zhao, L. L. Wu, J. W. Zhang, Huiyang Gou, Theoretical study of structural characteristics, mechanical properties and electronic structure of metal (TM = V, Nb and Ta) silicides, J. Alloys Compd 681, 412−420 (2016). PDF


300   Y. H. Zhang, Y. M. Ma, A. H. Geng, C. Y. Zhu , G. T. Liu, Q. Tao, F. F. Li, Qinglin Wang, Y. Li, X. Wang, P. W. Zhu, Pressure-induced electron phase transitions of a-As2Te3, J. Alloys Compd, 685, 551558 (2016). PDF


299   D. M. Li, P. F. Zhu, Yanju Wang, B. B. Liu, J. R. Jiang, X. L. Huang, X. L. Wang, H. Y. Zhu and Q. L. Cui, High-pressure spectroscopic study of silver azide, RSC Adv. 6, 82270 (2016). PDF


298   C. H. Booth, S. A. Medling, J. G. Tobin, R. E. Baumbach, E. D. Bauer, D. Sokaras, D. Nordlund, and Tsu-Chien Weng, Probing 5f -state configurations in URu2Si2 with U LIII-edge resonant x-ray emission spectroscopy, Phys. Rev. B 94, 045121 (2016). PDF


297   C. Schwartz, D. Nordlund, Tsu-Chien. Weng, D. Sokaras, L. Mansfield, A. S. Krishnapriyan, K. Ramanathan, K. E. Hurst, D. Prendergast, S. T. Christensen, Electronic structure study of the CdS buffer layer in CIGS solar cells by X-ray absorption spectroscopy: Experiment and theory, Sol. Energy Mater. Sol. Cells 149, 275–283 (2016). PDF


296   V. Martin-Diaconescu, K. N. Chacón, M. U. Delgado-Jaime, D. Sokaras, Tsu-Chien Weng, S. DeBeer, and N. J. Blackburn, Kβ valence to core x-ray emission studies of Cu(I) binding proteins with mixed methionine − histidine coordination. Relevance to the reactivity of the M- and H-sites of peptidylglycine monooxygenase, Inorg. Chem. 55, 3431−3439 (2016). PDF


295   R. Chatterjee, G. Y. Han, J. Kern, S. Gul, F. D. Fuller, A. Garachtchenko, I. D. Young, Tsu-Chien Weng, D. Nordlund, R. Alonso-Mori, U. Bergmann, D. Sokaras, M. Hatakeyama, V. K. Yachandr, and J. Yano, Structural changes correlated with magnetic spin state isomorphism in the S2 state of the Mn4CaO5 cluster in the oxygen-evolving complex of photosystem II, Chem. Sci. 7, 5236 (2016). PDF


294   S. W. Yang, F. Peng, Wentao Li, Q. W. Hu, Xiaozhi Yan, L. Lei, X. D. Li, and D. W. He, Behaviors of Zn2GeO4 under high pressure and high temperature, Chin. Phys. B  25, 076101 (2016). PDF


293   Y. K. Zhang, L. L. Wu, Biao Wan, Y. Z. Lin, Qingyang Hu, Y. Zhao, R. Gao, Z. P. Li, J. Zhang, and Huiyang Gou, Diverse ruthenium nitrides stabilized under pressure: a theoretical prediction, Sci. Rep. 6, 33506  (2016). PDF


292   Zhidan Zeng, N. Liu, Qiaoshi Zeng, S. W. Lee, W. L. Mao, Y. Cui, In situ measurement of lithiation-induced stress in silicon nanoparticles using micro-Raman spectroscopy, Nano Energy 22, 105–110 (2016). PDF


291   J. Du, M. Wang, N. Chen, Shengyi Xie, H. M. Yu and Q. Wu, Instability origin and improvement scheme of cacial Alq3 for blue OLED application, Chem. Res. Chin. Univ. 32, 423―427 (2016). PDF


290   Y. D. Li, X. P. Jia, Bingmin Yan, N. Chen, C. Fang, Y. Li, S. S. Sun and H. A. Ma, Influence of carbon convection field on high quality large single crystal diamonds morphology under high pressure and high temperature, RSC Adv. 6, 40330(2016). PDF


289  Bing Xu, Y. M. Dai, Hong Xiao, B. Shen, Z. R. Ye, A. Forget, D. Colson, D. L. Feng, H. H. Wen, X. G. Qiu, and R. P. S. M. Lobo, Optical observation of spin-density-wave fluctuations in Ba122 iron-based superconductors, Phys. Rev. B 94, 085147 (2016). PDF


288   C. Y. Guo, W. B. Jiang, M. Smidman, Fei Han, C. D. Malliakas, B. Shen, Y. F. Wang, Y. Chen, X. Lu, M. G. Kanatzidis, and H. Q. Yuan, Superconductivity and multiple pressure-induced phases in BaPt2As2, Phys. Rev. B 94, 184506 (2016). PDF


287   J. G. Xu, Y. Q. Kuang, B. Zhang, Y. Liu. Dawei Fan, X. D. Li, H. S. Xie, Thermal equation of state of natural tourmaline at high pressure and temperature, Phys. Chem. Miner. 43, 315–326 (2016). PDF


286   R. Yang, Bing Xu, Y.Dai, W.Zhang, J. Liu, Z. Qiu, and X. Qiu, Optical study of the antiferromagnetic ordered state in electron-overdoped Ca0.77Nd0.23FeAs2, Phys. Rev. B 93, 245110 (2016). PDF


285  T. A. Abdel-Baset, Y. W. Fang, C. G. Duan, and Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, Magnetic properties of chromium-doped ZnO, J. Supercond. Nov. Magn. 29, 1937–1942 (2016). PDF


284   Liuxinag Yang, How to detect melting in laser heating diamond anvil cell, Chin. Phys. B  25,  076201(2016). PDF


283   J. B. Liu, Y. B. Jin, X. Y. Fang, C. X. Chen, Q. Feng, X. W. Liu, Y. Z. Chen, T. Suo, Feng Zhao, T. L. Huang, H. T. Wang, X. Wang, Y. T. Fang, Y. J. Wei, L. Meng, J. Lu, and W. Yang, Dislocation strengthening without ductility trade-off in metastable austenitic steels, Sci. Rep. 6, 35345 (2016). PDF


282  Sudeshna Samanta, D. Saini, A.  Singha, K. Das, P. R. Bandaru, A. M. Rao, and A. K. Raychaudhuri, Photoresponse of a single Y-junction carbon nanotube, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 8, 19024−19030 (2016). PDF


281  Y. Wu, X. Wu, Jung-Fu Lin, C. A. McCammon, Y. Xiao, P. Chow, T. Yoshino, S. M. Zhai, S. Qin, V. B. Prakapenka, Spin transition of ferric iron in the NAL phase: Implications for the seismic heterogeneities of subducted slabs in the lower mantle, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 434, 91100 (2016). PDF


280   Li Zhang, D. Popov, Y. Meng, Junyue Wang, Cheng Ji, Bing Li, and Ho-Kwang Mao, In-situ crystal structure determination of seifertite SiO2 at 129 GPa: Studying a minor phase near Earth’s core–mantle boundary, Am. Mineral. 101, 231–234 (2016). PDF


279   Yanwei Huang, Wentao Li, Xiangting Ren,  Zhenhai Yu, Sudeshna Samanta, S. Yan, J. Zhang, and Lin Wang, The behaviors of anatase and TiO2(B) phase coexisting nanosheets under high pressure, Radiat. Phys. Chem. 120, 16 (2016). PDF


278   Jiuhua Chen, Lower-mantle materials under pressure, Science 351, 122-123 (2016). PDF


277   Philip Dalladay-Simpson, Ross T. Howie, and E. Gregoryanz, Evidence for a new phase of dense hydrogen above 325 gigapascals, Nature 529, 63-67 (2016). PDF


276   Tingting Gu, Y. W. Fei, X. Wu, and Shan Qin, Phase stabilities and spin transitions of Fe3(S1–xPx) at high pressure and its implications in meteorites, Am. Mineral. 101, 205-210 (2016). PDF


275  Y. W. Li, Lin Wang, H. Liu, Y. Zhang, J. Hao, C. J. Pickard, J. R. Nelson, R. J. Needs, Wentao Li, Yanwei Huang, I. Errea, M. Calandra, F. Mauri, and Y. Ma, Dissociation products and structures of solid H2S at strong compression, Phys. Rev. B 93, 020103(R) (2016). PDF


274   Yuanjie Huang, X. H. Li, Feng Zhao, L. Xu, C. M. Meng, One new method for preparing nanocrystalline metal, Mater. Lett. 166, 78–80 (2016). PDF


273   D. Sang, H. Li, and Qinglin Wang, Aligned ZnO nanorod arrays growth on GaN QDs for excellent optoelectronic applications, Nanotechnology 27, 072501 (2016). PDF

272   S. N. Wang, A. R. Oganov, G. R. Qian, Q. Zhu, H. F. Dong, Xiao Dong, M. Mahdi Davari Esfahani, Novel superhard B–C–O phases predicted from first principles, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 18, 18591863 (2016). PDF

271   Y. K. Zhang, L. L. Wu, Biao Wan, Y. Zhao, R. Gao, Z. P. Li, J. Zhang, Huiyang Gou, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Structural variety beyond appearance: High-pressure phases of CrB4 in comparison with FeB4, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 18, 23612368 (2016). PDF


270   Qiaoshi Zeng, Y. Lin, Y. J. Liu, Zhidan Zeng, C. Y. Shi, B. Zhang, Hongbo Lou, S. V. Sinogeikin, Y. Kono, C. Kenney-Benson, C. Park, Wenge Yang, W. Wang, Hongwei Sheng, Ho-Kwang Mao, and W. L. Mao, General 2.5 power law of metallic glasses, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 113, 17141718 (2016). PDF


269   Q. Chen, Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, Xiaojia Chen,  Z. X. Shen, Y. H. Wang, C. M. Feng, Z. A. Xu, Superconducting properties of NdO0.5F0.5BiS2 single crystals, J. Supercond. Novel Magn. 29, 1213 (2016). PDF



268   J. Yan, Feng Ke, C. Liu, L. Wang, Qinglin Wang, Junkai Zhang, G. H. Li, Y. H. Han, Yanzhang Ma and C. X. Gao, Pressure-driven semiconducting-semimetallic transition in SnSe, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 18, 5012 (2016). PDF

267  H. Li,  Q. Tao  Nana Li, Ruilian Tang, Y. S. Zhao, H. Y. Zhu, P. W. Zhu, and X. Wang, Pressure-induced structural transition of Y2Zr2O7, J. Alloys Compd. 660, 446449 (2016). PDF

266   B. Manoun, F. Mirinioui, Y. Tamraoui, A. Solhy, Wenge Yang, P. Lazor, Temperature and nickel substitution effects on the phase transitions in the Sr2Zn1-xNixWO6 (0x1) double perovskite, J. Alloys Compd. 689, 233245 (2016). PDF


265   F. Li, S. J. Zhang, T. N. Yang, Z. Xu, N. Zhang, Gang Liu, J. J. Wang, J. L. Wang, Z. X. Cheng, Z. G. Ye, J. Luo, T. R. Shrout, and L. Q. Chen, The origin of ultrahigh piezoelectricity in relaxor-ferroelectric solid solution crystals, Nat. Comm. 7, 13807 (2016). PDF


264   Fang Hong, Binbin Yue, N. Hirao, G. Y. Ren, Bin Chen, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Pressure-induced isostructural transition in a distorted perovskite via octahedron reconfiguration, Appl. Phys. Lett. 109, 241904 (2016). PDF


263   J. Ding, Y. Q. Cheng, Howard Sheng, M. Asta, R. O. Ritchie, and E. Ma, Universal structural parameter to quantitatively predict metallic glass properties, Nat. Comm. 7, 13733 (2016). PDF


262   Liangliang Li, L. H. Wang, Rengfeng Li, H. Y. Zhao, D. D. Qu, K. W. Chapman, P. J. Chupas, and Haozhe Liu, Constant real-space fractal dimensionality and structure evolution in Ti62Cu38 metallic glass under high pressure, Phys. Rev. B 94, 184201 (2016). PDF


261   Y. H. Zhou, X. L. Chen, Nana Li, R. R. Zhang, X. F. Wang, C. An, Y. Zhou, X. C. Pan, F. Q. Song, B. G. Wang, Wenge Yang, Z. R. Yang, and Y. H. Zhang, Pressure-induced Td to 1T' structural phase transition in WTe2, AIP Adv. 6, 075008 (2016). PDF


260   Ruilian Tang, Y. Li, Shengyi Xie, Nana Li, Jiuhua Chen, C. X. Gao, P. W. Zhu and X. Wang, Exploring the coordination change of vanadium and structure transformation of metavanadate MgV2O6 under high pressure, Sci. Rep. 6, 38566 (2016). PDF

259   Yajie Wang, Lijuan Wang, Haiyan Zheng, Kuo Li, M. Andrzejewski, T. Hattori, A. Sano-Furukawa, A. Katrusiak, Yufei Meng, F. H. Liao, Fang Hong, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Phase transitions and polymerization of C6H6-C6F6 co-crystal under extreme conditions, J. Phys. Chem. C 120, 29510–29519 (2016). PDF


258   L. P. Xiao, G. H. Zhong, Z. Zeng, and Xiaojia Chen, Theoretical study on structural and electronic properties of solid anthacene under high pressure by density functional theory, Mol. Phys. 114, 283-289 (2016). PDF


257   D. W. Keefer, Huiyang Gou, A. P. Purdy, A. Epshteyn, Duck Young Kim, J. V. Badding, and T. A. Strobel, Pressure-induced polymerization of LiN(CN)2, J. Phys. Chem. A 120, 9370−9377 (2016). PDF


256   Jack Binns, S. Parsons and G. J. McIntyre, Accurate hydrogen parameters for the amino acid L-leucine, Acta Cryst. B 72, 885-892 (2016). PDF


255   L. Wu, Biao Wan, H. Y. Liu, Huiyang Gou, Y. S. Yao, Z. P. Li, J. W. Zhang, F. M. Gao, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Coexistence of superconductivity and superhardness in beryllium hexaboride driven by inherent multicenter bonding, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 7, 4898–4904 (2016). PDF


254   X. Y. Duan, F. F. Yang, E. Antono, Wenge Yang, P. Pianetta, S. Ermon, A. Mehta, and Y. J. Liu, Unsupervised data mining in nanoscale X-ray spectro-microscopic study of NdFeB magnet, Sci. Rep. 6, 34406 (2016). PDF


253   J. L. Zhu, Y. G. Wang, S. Li, J. W. Howard, J. Neuefeind, Y. Ren, H. Wang, C. Liang, Wenge Yang, R. Q. Zou, C. Q. Jin, and Y. S. Zhao, Sodium ion transport mechanisms in antiperovskite electrolytes Na3OBr and Na4OI2: An in situ neutron diffraction study, Inorg. Chem. 55, 5993−5998 (2016). PDF


252   Xiaozhi Yan, Haini Dong, G. A. Sun, Xiangting Ren, D. W. He, and Wenge Yang, Strength coupling in mixed phases under high pressure, Phys. Rev. B 94, 144104 (2016). PDF


251  Tingitng Gu, M. M. Li, C. McCammon and K. K. M. Lee, Redox-induced lower mantle density contrast and effect on mantle structure and primitive oxygen, Nat. Geosci. 9, 723–727 (2016). PDF


250   Ross T. Howie, R. Turnbull, Jack Binns, M. Frost, Philip Dalladay-Simpson, and E. Gregoryanz, Formation of xenon-nitrogen compounds at high pressure, Sci. Rep. 6, 34896 (2016). PDF


249   C. Yu, Y. Ren, L. S. Cui, Z. Y. Ma, and Wenge Yang, Anomalous expansion of Nb nanowires in a NiTi matrix under high pressure, Appl. Phys. Lett. 109, 161903 (2016). PDF


248   Y. J. Liu, D. W. He, P. Wang, Xiaozhi Yan, C. Xu, F. M. Liu, J. Liu, Q. W. Hu, Microstructural and mechanical properties of cBN-Si composites prepared from the high pressure infiltration method, Int. J. Refract. Met. Hard Mater 61,15 (2016). PDF


247   H. C. Xu, X. Niu, D. F. Xu, J. Jiang, Q. Yao, Q. Y. Chen, Q. Song, Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, D. A. Chareev, A. N. Vasiliev, Q. S. Wang, H. L. Wo, J. Zhao, R. Peng, and D. L. Feng, Highly anisotropic and two fold symmetric superconducting gap in nematically ordered FeSe0.93S0.07, Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 157003 (2016). PDF


246   Y. H. Zhou, P. C. Lu, Y. P. Du, X. Zhu, Ganghua Zhang, R. Zhang, D. Shao, X. Chen, X. Wang, M. Tian, J. Sun, X. Wan, Z. Yang, Wenge Yang, Y. Zhang, and D. Xing, Pressure-induced new topological weyl semimetal phase in TaAs, Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 146402 (2016). PDF


245   S. Arumugam, Raman Thiyagarajan, G. Kalaiselvan, P. Sivaprakash, Pressure induced insulator–metal transition and giant negative piezoresistance in Pr0.6Ca0.4Mn0.96Al0.04O3 polycrystal, J. Magn. Magn. Mater. 417, 69–74 (2016). PDF


244   Hong Xiao, Bo Gao, Y. Ma, Xiaojiang Li, G. Mu, and T. Hu, Superconducting fluctuation effect in CaFe0.88Co0.12AsF, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 28, 455701(2016). PDF

243   V. V. Struzhkin and Xiaojia Chen, Magnon–phonon coupling and implications for charge-density wave states and superconductivity in cuprates, Low Temp. Phys. 42, 112–1136 (2016). PDF

242   Binbin Yue, Fang Hong, S. Merkel, Dayong Tan, J. Y. Yan, Bin Chen, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Deformation behavior across the zircon-scheelite phase transition, Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 135701(2016). PDF

241   Fang Hong, Binbin Yue, J. L. Wang, A. Studer, C. S. Fang, X. L. Wang, S. X. Dou, and Z. X. Cheng, Collapse and reappearance of magnetic orderings in spin frustrated TbMnO3 induced by Fe substitution, Appl. Phys. Lett. 109, 102401 (2016). PDF

240   F. Hong, Binbin Yue, Z. X. Cheng, M. Kunz, Bin Chen and Ho-Kwang Mao, High pressure polymorphs and amorphization of upconversion host material NaY(WO4)2, Appl. Phys. Lett. 109, 041907 (2016). PDF


239   J. Im, N. Yim, J. Kim, T. Vogt, and Yongjae Lee, High-pressure chemistry of a zeolitic imidazolate framework compound in the presence of different fluids, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 138, 11477−11480 (2016). PDF


238   X. Lü, Y. G. Wang, C. C. Stoumpos, Qingyang Hu, X. F. Guo, H. J. Chen, L. X. Yang, J. S. Smith, Wenge Yang, Y. S. Zhao, H. W. Xu, M. G. Kanatzidis, and Q. X. Jia, Enhanced structural stability and photo responsiveness of CH3NH3SnI3 perovskite via pressure-induced amorphization and recrystallization, Adv. Mater. 28, 8663–8668 (2016). PDF

237   Chunyu Li, Zhenhai Yu, W. L. Bi, J. Y. Zhao, M. Y. Hu, J. G. Zhao, W. Wu, J. L. Luo, H. Yan, E. E. Alp, and Haozhe Liu, High-pressure synchrotron Mössbauer and X-ray diffraction studies: Exploring the structure-related valence fluctuation in EuNi2P2, Physcia B: Condens. Matter 501, 101105 (2016). PDF

236   T. Yamanaka, Y. Nakamoto, F. Takei, M. Ahart, Ho-Kwang Mao, and R. J. Hemley, Pressure-induced ferroelectric to paraelectric transition in LiTaO3 and (Li,Mg)TaO3, J. Appl. Phys. 119, 075902 (2016). PDF


235   Fei Sun, Nana  Li, B. J. Chen, Y. T. Jia, L. J. Zhang, W. M. Li, G. Q. Zhao, L. Y. Xing, G. Fabbris, Y. G. Wang, Z. Deng, Y. J. Uemura, Ho-Kwang Mao, D. Haskel, Wenge Yang, and C. Q. Jin, Pressure effect on the magnetism of the diluted magnetic semiconductor (Ba1-xKx)(Zn1-yMy)2As2 with independent spin and charge doping, Phys. Rev. B 93, 224403 (2016). PDF


234   K. Chen, M. N. Yogeesh, Y. Huang, S. Q. Zhang, F. He, X.H. Meng, S. Y. Fang, N. Sheehan, T. H. Tao, S. R. Bank, Jung-Fu Lin, D. Akinwande, P. Sutter, T. Lai, and  Y. G. Wang, Non-destructive measurement of photoexcited carrier transport in graphene with ultrafast grating imaging technique, Carbon 107, 233239 (2016). PDF

233   Y. Wu, J. Yang, X. Wu, M. S. Song, T. Yoshino, S. M. Zhai, S. Qin, H. J. Huang, and Jung-Fu Lin, Elasticity of single-crystal NAL phase at high pressure: A potential source of the seismic anisotropy in the lower mantle, J. Geophys. Res: Solid Earth 121, 5696–5707 (2016). PDF


232   Haiyan Zheng, Kuo Li, G. D. Cody, C. A. Tulk, Xiao Dong, G. Y. Gao, J. J. Molaison, Z. Liu, M. Feygenson, Wenge Yang, I. N. Ivanov, L. Basile, J. C. Idrobo, M. Guthrie, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Polymerization of acetonitrile via hydrogen transfer reaction from CH3 to CN under extreme condition, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 55, 16 (2016). PDF


231   Y. G. Wang, Z. Y. Zhou, T. Wen, Y. N. Zhou, Nana Li, Fei Han, Y. M. Xiao, P. Chow, J. L. Sun, M. Pravica, A. L. Cornelius, Wenge Yang, and Y. S. Zhao, Pressure-driven cooperative spin-crossover, large-volume collapse, and semiconductor-to-metal transition in manganese(II) honeycomb lattices, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 138, 1575115757 (2016). PDF


230   R. Liontas, M. Jafary-Zadeh, Qiaoshi Zeng, Y. W. Zhang, W. L. Mao, and J. R. Greer, Substantial tensile ductility in sputtered Zr-Ni-Al nano-sized metallic glass, Acta Mater. 118, 270285 (2016). PDF


229   Y. G. Wang, L. G. Bai, T. Wen, Liuxinag Yang, Huiyang Gou, Y. M. Xiao, P. Chow, M. Pravica, Wenge Yang, and Y. S. Zhao, Giant pressure-driven lattice collapse coupled with intermetallic bonding and spin-state transition in manganese chalcogenides, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 55, 15 (2016). PDF

228   Y. Yamamoto, H. Yamaoka, M. Tanaka, H. Okazaki, T. Ozaki, Y. Takano, Jung-Fu Lin, H. Fujita, T. Kagayama, K. Shimizu, N. Hiraoka, H. Ishii, K. D. Tsuei, and J. Mizuki, Origin of pressure-induced superconducting phase in KxFe2-ySe2 studied by synchrotron X-ray diffraction and spectroscopy, Sci. Rep. 6, 30946 (2016). PDF


227  Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, Xiaomiao Zhao, A. A. Kordyuk, Y. W. Fang, B. Pan, Z. He, C. G. Duan, J. Zhao, and Xiaojia Chen, Enhancement of superconductivity under pressure and the magnetic phase diagram of tantalum disulfide single crystals, Sci. Rep. 6, 31824 (2016).  PDF


226   Chunyu Li, J. G. Zhao, Qingyang Hu, Z. G. Liu, Zhenhai Yu, and Hao Yan, Crystal structure and transporting properties of Bi2S3 under high pressure: Experimental and theoretical studies, J. Alloys Compd. 688, 329335 (2016). PDF


225   J. Zhao, Liuxiang Yang, Zhenhai Yu, Y. Wang, Chunyu Li, K. Yang, Z. G. Liu, and Y. Wang, Structural phase transitions and metallized phenomena in arsenic telluride under high pressure, Inorg. Chem. 55, 39073914 (2016). PDF


224   Linping Kong, Gang Liu, J. Gong, Qingyang Hu, R. D. Schaller, P. Dera, D. Z. Zhang, Z. X. Liu, Wenge Yang, K. Zhu, Y. Z. Tang, C. Y. Wang, S. H. Wei, T. Xu, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Simultaneous band-gap narrowing and carrier-lifetime prolongation of organic–inorganic trihalide perovskites, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 113, 8910–8915 (2016). PDF


223   Y. G. Wang, J. L. Zhu, Wenge Yang, T. Wen, M. Pravica, Z. X. Liu, M. Q. Hou, Y. W. Fei, L. Kang, Z. S. Lin, C. Q. Jin, and Y. S. Zhao, Reversible switching between pressure-induced amorphization and thermal-driven recrystallization in VO2(B) nanosheets, Nat. Commun. 7, 12214 (2016). PDF


222   J. Gong, M. J. Yang, X. C. Ma, R. D. Schaller, Gang Liu, Linping Kong, Y. Yang, M. C. Beard, M. Lesslie, Y. Dai, B. B. Huang, K. Zhu, and T. Xu, Electron-rotor interaction in organic-inorganic lead Iodide perovskites discovered by isotope effect, J.  Phys. Chem. Lett. 7, 2879–2887 (2016). PDF

221   Y. Q. Wang, P. C. Lu, J. J. Wu, J. Liu, J. Y. Zhao, W. Bi, E. E. Alp, C. Y. Park, D. Popov, C. Q. Jin, J. Sun, and Jung-Fu Lin, Phonon density of states of single-crystal SrFe2As2 across the collapsed phase transition at high pressure, Phys. Rev. B  94, 014516 (2016). PDF


220   Jung-Fu Lin, Z. Mao, J. Yang, J. Liu, Y. M. Xiao, P. Chow, and T. Okuchi, High-spin Fe2+ and Fe3+ in single-crystal aluminous bridgmanite in the lower mantle, Geophys. Res. Lett. 43, 6952-6959 (2016). PDF


219   Nana Li, B. Manoun, Lingyun Tang, Feng Ke, Fengliang Liu, Haini Dong, P. Lazor, and Wenge Yang, Pressure-induced structural and electronic transition in Sr2ZnWO6 double perovskite, Inorg. Chem. 55, 6770-6775 (2016). PDF


218   V. V. Struzhkin, Duck Young Kim, E. Stavrou, T. Muramatsu, Ho-Kwang Mao, C. J. Pickard, R. J. Needs, V. B. Prakapenka, and A. F. Goncharov, Synthesis of sodium polyhydrides at high pressures, Nat. Commun. 7, 12267 (2016). PDF


217  Hong Xiao, Bo Gao, Y. H. Ma, X. J. Li, G. Mu and T. Hu, Angular dependent torque measurementson CaFe0.88Co0.12AsF, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 28, 325701 (2016). PDF


216  M. Baldini, P. Postorino, L. Malavasi, C. Marini, K. W. Chapman, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Pair distribution function analysis: The role of structural degrees of freedom in the high-pressure insulator to metal transition of VO2, Phys. Rev. B 93, 245137 (2016). PDF

215   X. S. Liu, and Tsu-Chien Weng, Synchrotron-based x-ray absorption spectroscopy for energy materials, MRS Bulletin 41, 466472 (2016). PDF


214  T. Pandey, A. P. Nayak, J. Liu, S. T. Moran, J. S. Kim, L. J. Li, Jung-Fu Lin, D. Akinwande, and A. K. Singh, Pressure-Induced charge transfer doping of monolayer graphene/MoS2 heterostructure, Small 12, 4063–4069 (2016). PDF


213   N. Y. Sun , Z. Mao, S. Yan, X. Wu,  V. B. Prakapenka, and Jung-Fu Lin, Confirming a pyrolitic lower mantle using self-consistent pressure scales and new constraints on CaSiO3-Perovskite, J. Geophys. Res. 121, 4876–4894 (2016).  PDF


212   L. P. Xiao, Z. Zeng, and Xiaojia Chen, Structural and electronic properties of solid naphthalene under pressure: density functional calculations, Eur. Phys. J. B 89, 142 (2016). PDF

211   Bin Chen, Jung-Fu Lin, Jiuhua Chen, Hengzhong Zhang, and Qiaoshi Zeng, Synchrotron-based high-pressure research in materials science, MRS Bulletin 41, 473478 (2016). PDF


210   G. Q. Guo, L. Yang, S. Y. Wu, Qiaoshi Zeng, C. J. Sun , Y. G. Wang, Structure-induced microalloying effect in multicomponent alloys, Mater. Des. 103, 308–314 (2016). PDF


209   Yanwei Huang, Fengjiao Chen, Xin Li, Ye Yuan, Haini Dong, Sudeshna Samanta, Zhenhai Yu, Saqib Rahman, J. Zhang, K. Yang, S. Yan, and Lin Wang, Pressure-induced phase transitions of exposed curved surface nano-TiO2 with high photocatalytic activity, J. Appl. Phys.119, 215903 (2016). PDF


208   Wentao Li, Xiangting Ren, Yanwei Huang, Zhenhai Yu, Zhongying Mi, N. Tamura, X. Li, F. Peng, Lin Wang, Phase transformation and fluorescent enhancement of ErF3 at high pressure, Solid State Commun. 242, 30–35 (2016). PDF


207   Qingyang Hu, Duck Young Kim, WengeYang, Liuxiang Yang, Y. Meng, Li Zhang, and Ho-Kwang Mao, FeO2 and FeOOH under deep lower-mantle conditions and Earth’s oxygen–hydrogen cycles, Nature 534, 241 (2016). PDF


206   Q. Wang, Y. Shen, B. Y. Pan, X. W. Zhang, K. Ikeuchi, K. Iida, A. D. Christianson, H. C. Walker, D. T. Adroja, Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, Xiaojia Chen, D. A. Chareev, A. N. Vasiliev, and J. Zhao, Magnetic ground state of FeSe, Nat. Commun. 7, 12182 (2016). PDF


205   Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, Y. J. Pu, J. Brisbois, R. Peng, D. L. Feng, D. A. Chareev, A. V. Silhanek, C. Krellner, A. N. Vasiliev, and Xiaojia Chen, Impurity scattering effects on the superconducting properties and the tetragonal-to-orthorhombic phase transition in FeSe, Phys. Rev. B 93, 224508 (2016). PDF


204   X. Y. Li, Z. Mao, N. Y. Sun, Y. F. Liao, S. M. Zhai, Y. Wang, H. W. Ni, J. Y. Wang, S. N. Tkachev, and Jung-Fu Lin, Elasticity of single-crystal superhydrous phase B at simultaneous high pressure-temperature conditions, Geophys. Res. Lett. 43, 8458–8465 (2016). PDF


203   F. Tang, L. Zhang, Fengliang Liu, Fei Sun, Wenge Yang, J. Wang, X. Liu, and R. Shen, Pressure-induced solidifications of liquid sulfur below and above l-transition, Chin. Phys. B 25, 046102 (2016). PDF


202   Yang Ding, Liuxiang Yang, C.-C. Chen, H.-S. Kim, M. J. Han, W. Luo, Z. X. Feng, M. Upton, D. Casa, J. Kim, T. Gog, Zhidan Zeng, Gang Cao, Ho-Kwang Mao, and M. van Veenendaal, Pressure-Induced confined metal from the Mott insulator Sr3Ir2O7, Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 216402 (2016). PDF

201   A. F. Goncharov, S. S. Lobanov, I. Kruglov, Xiaomiao Zhao, Xiaojia Chen, A. R. Oganov, Z. Konôpkovà, and V. B. Prakapenka, Hydrogen sulfide at high pressure: Change in stoichiometry, Phys. Rev. B 93, 174105 (2016). PDF

200   Xiaomiao Zhao, G. H. Zhong, J. Zhang, Qiaowei Huang, A. F. Goncharov, H. Q. Lin, and Xiaojia Chen, Combined experimental and computational study of high pressure behavior of triphenylene, Sci. Rep. 6, 25600 (2016). PDF


199   Xiaozhi Yan, Haini Dong, Y. Li, C. L. Lin, C. Y. Park, D. W. He, Wenge Yang, Phase transition induced strain in ZnO under high pressure, Sci. Rep. 6, 24958 (2016). PDF

198   Li Zhang, Y. Meng, and Ho-Kwang. Mao, Unit cell determination of coexisting post-perovskite and H-phase in (Mg, Fe)SiO3 using multigrain XRD: Compositional variation across a laser heating spot at 119 GPa, Prog. Earth Planet. Sci. 3, 13 (2016). PDF


197   A. Shahar, E. A. Schauble, R. Caracas, A. E. Gleason, M. M. Reagan, Y. Xiao, Jinfu Shu, Wendy L. Mao, Pressure-dependent isotopic composition of iron alloys, Science 352, 580582 (2016). PDF

196   Yongsheng Zhao, Wenge Yang, Nana Li, Y. Li, Ruilian Tang, H. Li, H. Y. Zhu, P. W. Zhu, and X. Wang, Pressure-enhanced insulating state and trigonal distortion relaxation in geometrically frustrated pyrochlore Eu2Sn2O7, J. Phys. Chem. C 120, 9436−9442 (2016). PDF


195   Ho-Kwang Mao, High pressure presses ahead, Nat. Mater.15, 694–695 (2016). PDF


194   J. Beam, J. Yang, J. Liu, C. J. Liu, and Jung-Fu Lin, Elasticity of methane clathrate phases at high pressures, J. Chem. Phys. 144, 154501 (2016). PDF


193   V. S. Bhadram, Duck Young Kim, and T. A. Strobel, High-pressure synthesis and characterization of incompressible titanium pernitride, Chem. Mater. 28, 16161620 (2016). PDF

192   Y. B. Chen, S. Zhang, W. W. Gao, Feng Ke, J. Y. Yan, B. Saha, C. Ko, J. Suh, Bin Chen, J. W. Ager III, W. Walukiewicz, R. Jeanloz, and J. Q. Wu, Pressure-induced structural transition of CdxZn1−xO alloys, Appl. Phys. Lett. 108, 152105 (2016). PDF

191   Chunyu Li, Feng Ke, Qingyang Hu, Zhenhai Yu, J. G. Zhao, Zhiqiang Chen, and Hao Yan, Correlated structural and electronic phase transformations in transition metal chalcogenide under high pressure, J. Appl. Phys.119, 135901 (2016). PDF


190   R. F. Zhang, X. D. Wen, D. Legut, Z. H. Fu, S. Veprek, E. Zurek, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Crystal field splitting is limiting the stability and strength of ultraincompressible orthorhombic transition metal tetraborides, Sci. Rep. 6, 23088 (2016). PDF


189   Z. Qin and Xiaojia Chen, High-pressure structural properties of tetramethylsilane, Chin. Phys. B  25, 026104 (2016). PDF


188   Jianjun Ying, V. V. Struzhkin, Ziyu Cao, A. F. Goncharov, Ho-Kwang Mao, Fei Chen, X. Chen, A. G. Gavriliuk, and Xiaojia Chen, Realization of insulating state and superconductivity in the Rashba semiconductor BiTeCl, Phys. Rev. B 93, 100504(R) (2016). PDF


187   A. J. E. Rettie, W. D. Chemelewski, B. R. Wygant, J. Lindemuth, Jung-Fu Lin, D. Eisenberg, C. S. Brauer, T. J. Johnson, T. N. Beiswenger, R. D. Ash, X. Li, J. S. Zhou, and C. B. Mullins, Synthesis, electronic transport and optical properties of Si: alpha-Fe2O3 single crystals, J. Mater. Che. C 4, 559 ( 2016). PDF


186   Youjun Zhang, T. Sekine, H. L. He, Y. Yu, F. S. Liu, and M. J. Zhang, Experimental constraints on light elements in the Earth’s outer core, Sci. Rep. 6, 22473 (2016). PDF

185   L. M. Zheng, Y. J. Jing, X. Y. Lu, R. X. Wang, Gang Liu, W. M. Lü, R. Zhang, and W. W. Cao, Temperature and electric-field induced phase transitions, and full tensor properties of [011]C-poled domain-engineered tetragonal 0.63Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)-0.37PbTiO3 single crystals, Phys. Rev. B 93, 094104 (2016). PDF

184   Y. Zhang, L. G. Tang, N. J. Ji, Gang Liu, J. Y. Wang, H. D. Jiang, and W. W. Cao, Temperature dependence of full set tensor properties of KTiOPO4 single crystal measured from one sample, J. Appl. Phys. 119, 124104 (2016). PDF


183   P. Lei, S. Guo, J. Zhu, B. Dai, Gang Liu, Y. Wang and J. Han, Enhanced mechanical properties of HfO2 film by nitrogen doping, Surf. Eng. 32, 585588 (2016). PDF


182   Y. G. Wang, T. Wen, C. Y. Park, C. Kenney-Benson, M. Pravica, Wenge Yang, Y. S. Zhao, Robust high pressure stability and negative thermal expansion in sodium-rich antiperovskites Na3OBr and Na4OI2, J. Appl. Phys. 119, 025901 (2016). PDF


181   U. Devarajan, M. Kannan, Raman Thiyagarajan, M. Manivel Raja, N. N. Rama Rao, S. Singh, D. Venkateshwarlu, V. Ganesan, M. Ohashi, and S. Arumugam, Coupled magnetostructural transition in Ni-Mn-V-Ga Heusler alloys and its effect on the magnetocaloric and transport properties, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 49, 065001 (2016). PDF


180   Gang Liu, Linping Kong, J. Y. Yan, Z. X. Liu, H. Z. Zhang, P. Lei, T. Xu, Ho-Kwang Mao, and Bin Chen, Nanocrystals in compression: Unexpected structural phase transition and amorphization due to surface impurities, Nanoscale 8, 11803–11809 (2016). PDF


179   M. Frost, Ross T. Howie, P. Dalladay-Simpson, A. F. Goncharov, and E. Gregoryanz, Novel high-pressure nitrogen phase formed by compression at low temperature, Phys. Rev. B 93, 024113 (2016). PDF


178   E. A. Zvereva, M. I. Stratan, A. V. Ushakov, V. B. Nalbandyan, I. L. Shukaev, A. V. Silhanek, Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, S. V. Streltsov, and A. N. Vasiliev, Orbitally induced hierarchy of exchange interactions in zigzag antiferromagnetic state of honeycomb silver delafossite Ag3Co2SbO6, Dalton Trans. 45, 7373-7384 (2016). PDF


177   C. H. P. Wen, H. C. Xu, C. Chen, Z. C. Huang, X. Lou, Y. J. Pu, Q. Song, B. P. Xie, Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, D. A. Chareev, A. N. Vasiliev, R. Peng, and D. L. Feng, Anomalous correlation effects and unique phase diagram of electron-doped FeSe revealed by photoemission spectroscopy, Nat. Commun. 7, 10840 (2016). PDF

176   T. A. Abd-Elbaset, Y. W. Fang, B. Anis, C. G. Duan and Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, Structural and magnetic properties of transition-metal-doped Zn1−xFexO, Nanoscale Res. Lett. 11, 115 (2016). PDF


175   C. Fang, X. Jia, S. Sun, Bingmin Yan, Y. D. Li, N. Chen, Y. Li, and H. A. Ma, Studying the effect of hydrogen on diamond growth by adding C10H10Fe under high pressures and high temperatures, High Pressure Res. 36, 42–54 (2016). PDF


174   Y. D. Li, X. P. Jia, Bingmin Yan, N. Chen, C. Fang, Y. Li, and H. A. Ma, Effects of catalyst height on diamond crystal morphology under high pressure and high temperature, Chin. Phys. B 25, 048103 (2016). PDF

173   Binmin Yan, X. P. Jia, C. Fang, N. Chen, Y. D. Li, S. S. Sun, and H. A. Ma, The effect of phosphorus and nitrogen co-doped on the synthesis of diamond at high pressure and high temperature, Int. J. Refract. Met. Hard Mater 54, 309–314 (2016). PDF


172   J. S. Kim, S. T. Moran, A. P. Nayak, S. Pedahzur, I. Ruiz, G. Ponce, D. Rodriguez, J. Henny, J. Liu, Jung-Fu Lin, and D. Akinwande, High pressure  Raman study of Mo0.5W0.5S2 ternary compound, 2D Mater. 3, 025003 (2016). PDF


171   H. Yamaoka,Y. Yamamoto, E. F. Schwier, N. Tsujii, M. Yoshida, Y. Ohta, H. Sakurai, Jung-Fu Lin, N. Hiraoka, H. Ishii, K. D. Tsuei, M. Arita, K. Shimada, and J. Mizuki, Pressure-induced phase transition in LaCo5 studied by X-ray emission spectroscopy, X-ray diffraction, and density functional theory, Phys. Rev. B 94, 165156 (2016). PDF