Center for High Pressure Science &Technology Advanced Research

Papers from HPSTAR (2017) and in press

Updated through May 18, 2017

392 Qiaoshi Zeng, Zhidan Zeng, Hongbo Lou, Y. Kono, B. Zhang, C. Kenney-Benson, C. Y. Park, and Wendy L. Mao, Pressure-induced elastic anomaly in a polyamorphous metallic glass, Appl. Phys. Lett. in press (2017).

391 Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, Dinesh Kumar, Raman Thiyagarajan, Qian Zhang, Ross T. Howie, K. Sethupathi, O. Volkova,

A. Vasiliev, Wenge Yang, Ho-Kwang Mao, and M. S. Ramachandra Rao, High-pressure behavior of superconducting boron-doped diamond, Phys. Rev. B 95, 174519(2017). PDF

390 D. J. Haney, Y. P. Singh, T. Hu, Hong Xiao, H. H. Wen, M. Dzero, and C. C. Almasan, Universality and unconventional enhancement of flux-flow resistivity in Ba(Fe1−xCox)2As2, Phys. Rev. B 95, 184513 (2017). PDF

389 Wenge Yang, Duck Young Kim, Liuxiang Yang, Nana Li, Lingyun Tang, Khalil Amine, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Oxygen-rich lithium oxide phases formed at high pressure for potential lithium–air battery electrode, Adv. Sci. DOI: 10.1002/advs.201600453 (2017). PDF

388 Linji Zhang, Fei Sun, Xinguo Hong, J. L. Wang, Gang Liu, Lingping Kong, H. W. Yang, X. R. Liu, Y. Zhao, Wenge Yang, Pressure-induced polyamorphism by quantitative structure factor and pair distribution function analysis in two Ce-based metallic glasses, J. Alloys Compd. 695, 1180–1184 (2017). PDF

387 Z. S. Zhao, H. D. Zhang, Duck Young Kim, W. T. Hu, E. S. Bullock, and T. A. Strobel, Properties of exotic metastable Ge: The case of ST12, Nat. Comm. 8, 13909 (2017). PDF

386 Fang Hong, Binbin Yue, Z. X. Cheng, H. Shen, K. Yang, Xinguo Hong, Bin Chen, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Pressure-enhanced light emission and its structural origin in Er: GdVO4, Appl. Phys. Lett.110, 021903 (2017). PDF

385 Haiyan Zheng, Lijuan Wang, Kuo Li, Y. Y. Yang, Yajie Wang, J. J. Wu, Xiao Dong, C. H. Wang, C. A. Tulk, J. J. Molaison, I. N. Ivanov, M. Feygenson, Wenge Yang, M. Guthrie, Y. S. Zhao, Ho-Kwag Mao and C. Q. Jin, Pressure induced polymerization of acetylide anions in CaC2 and 107 fold enhancement of electrical conductivity, Chem. Sci. 8, 298 (2017). PDF

384 Saqib Rahman, Sudeshna Samanta, D. Errandonea, S. Yan, K. Yang, J. L. Lu, and L. Wang, Pressure-induced structural evaluation and insulator metal transition in the mixed spinel ferrite Zn0.2Mg0.8Fe2O4, Phys. Rev. B 95, 024107 (2017). PDF

383 J. G. Zhao, Zhenhai Yu, Qingyang Hu,Y. Wang, J. Schneeloch, Chunyu Li, R. D. Zhong, Y. Wang, Z. G. Liu and G. D. Gu, Structural phase transitions of(Bi1-xSbx)2(Te1 ySey)3 compounds under high pressure and the influence of the atomic radius on the compression processes of tetradymites, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 19, 2207 (2017). PDF

382 Sudeshna Samanta, Q. J. Li, B. Y. Cheng, Yanwei Huang, Cuiying Pei, Qinglin Wang, Yanzhang Ma, and Lin Wang, Phase coexistence and pressure-temperature phase evolution of VO2(A) nanorods near the semiconductor-semiconductor transition, Phys. Rev B 95, 045135 (2017). PDF

381 Haini Dong, H. Guo, Y. He, J. Gao, W. Z. Han, X. Lu, S. Yan, K. Yang, H. P. Li, D. F. Chen, and H. Li, Structural stability and Li-ion transport property of LiFePO4 under high-pressure, Solid State Ionics 301, 133–137 (2017). PDF

380 Dawei Fan, C. Lu, J. G. Xu, Bingmin Yan, Bin Yang, and Jiuhua Chen, Effects of water on P-V-T equation of state of pyrope, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter. 267, 9–18 (2017). PDF

379 Jiangman Sun, Xiao Dong, Yajie Wang, Kuo Li, Haiyan Zheng, Lijuan Wang, G. D. Cody, C. A. Tulk, J. J. Molaison, Xiaohuan Lin, Yufei Meng, C. Q. Jin, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Pressure-induced polymerization of acetylene: Structure-directed stereoselectivity and a possible route to graphane, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 56, 1–6 (2017). PDF

378 Z. L. Dun, J. Trinh, M. Lee, E. S. Choi, Kuo Li, Y. F. Hu, Y. X. Wang, N. Blanc, A. P. Ramirez, and H. D. Zhou, Structural and magnetic properties of two branches of the tripod-kagome-lattice family A2R3Sb3O14 (A = Mg, Zn; R = Pr, Nd, Gd, Tb, Dy, Ho, Er, Yb), Phys. Rev. B 95, 104439 (2017). PDF

377 C. X. Zhang, H. L. Xia, H. Liu, Y. M. Dai, Bing Xu, R. Yang, Z. Y. Qiu, Q. T. Sui, Y. W. Long, S. Meng, and X. G. Qiu, Infrared spectroscopic study on lattice dynamics in CaFeO3, Phys. Rev. B 95, 064104 (2017). PDF

376 J. Dai, Y. G. Wang, L. Yang, G. T. Xia, Qiaoshi Zeng, Hongbo Lou, Thermal dependence of structural and magnetic properties in anamorphous Fe-Si-B-Cu alloy, J. Alloys Compd. 695, 1266–1270 (2017). PDF

375 R. S. Bisht, Sudeshna Samanta, and A. K. Raychaudhuri, Phase coexistence near the metal-insulator transition, Phys. Rev. B 95, 115147 (2017).

374 Y. B. Chen, Feng Ke, P. H. Ci, C. Ko, T. Park, S. Saremi, H. L. Liu, Y. Lee, J. Suh, L. W. Martin, J. W. Ager, Bin Chen, and J. Q. Wu, Pressurizing field-Effect transistors of few-layer MoS2 in a diamond anvil cell, Nano Lett. 17, 194–199 (2017). PDF

373 H. W. Liang, T. Kroll, D. Nordlund, Tsu-Chien Weng, D. Sokaras, C. G. Pierpont, and K. J. Gaffney, Charge and spin-state characterization of cobalt Bis(odioxolene) valence tautomers using Co Kβ Xray emission and Ledge Xray absorption spectroscopies, Inorg. Chem. 56, 737–747 (207). PDF

372 J. Zhang, Jinlong Zhu, R. P. Li, J. Y. Fang, and Z. W. Wang, Entropy-driven Pt3Co nanocube assembles and thermally mediated electrical conductivity with anisotropic variation of the rhombohedral superlattice, Nano Lett. 17, 362–367 (2017). PDF

371 Q. Sui, Xiangting Ren, Y. X. Dai, K. Wang, Wentao Li, T. Gong, J. J. Fang, B.Zou, E. Q. Gao and Lin Wang, Piezochromism and hydrochromism through electron transfer: New stories for viologen materials, Chem. Sci. 8, 2758 (2017). PDF

370 M. L. Jin, Fei Sun, L. Y. Xing, S. J. Zhang, S. M. Feng, P. P. Kong, W. M. Li, X. C. Wang, J. L. Zhu, Y. W. Long, H. Y. Bai, C. Z. Gu, R. C. Yu, Wenge Yang, G. Y. Shen, Y. S. Zhao, Ho-Kwang Mao, and C. Q. Jin, Superconductivity bordering rashba type topological transition, Sci. Rep. 7, 39699 (2017). PDF

369 C. Schwartza, D. Nordlund, D. Sokaras, M. l Contreras, Tsu-Chien Weng, L. Mansfield, K. E. Hurst, A. Dameron, K. Ramanathan, D. Prendergast, S. T. Christensen, Soft X-ray absorption spectroscopy investigation of the surface chemistry and treatments of copper indium gallium diselenide (CIGS), Sol. Energy Mater. Sol. Cells 160, 390–397 (2017). PDF

368 R. Yang,Y. M. Dai, Bing Xu, W. Zhang, Z. Y. Qiu, Q. T. Sui, C. C. Homes, and X. G. Qiu, Anomalous phonon behavior in superconducting CaKFe4As4: An optical study, Phys. Rev. B 95, 064506 (2017). PDF

367 W. T. Hu, B. Wen, Quan Huang, J. W. Xiao, D. L. Yu, Y. B. Wang, Z. S. Zhao, J. L.He, Z. Y. Liu, B. Xu and Yongjun Tian, Role of plastic deformation in tailoring ultrafine microstructure in nanotwinned diamond for enhanced hardness, Sci. China Mater. 60, 178–185 (2017). PDF

366 X. X. Cao, Y. Wang, X. H. Li, Liang Xu, L. X. Liu, Y. Yu, R. Qin, W. J. Zhu, S. H. Tang, L. He, C. M. Meng, B. T. Zhang, and X. S. Peng, Refractive index and phase transformation of sapphire under shock pressures up to 210 GPa, J. App. Phys. 121, 115903 (2017). PDF

365 Fang Hong, Binbin Yue, N. Hirao, Z. X. Liu,and Bin Chen, Significant improvement in Mn2O3 transition metal oxide electrical conductivity via high pressure, Sci. Rep. 7, 44078 (2017). PDF

364 Hongsheng Yuan, Li Zhang, In situ determination of crystal structure and chemistry of minerals at Earth's deep lower mantle conditions, Matter and Radiation at Extremes xx, 1–12 (2017). PDF

363 Duck Young Kim, and T. Kume, Si allotropes and group IV clathrates investigated under high pressures, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 56, 05FA07 (2017). PDF

362 Qingyang Hu, Jinfu Shu, Wenge Yang, C. Park, M. W. Chen, T. Fujita, Ho-Kwang Mao, and Hongwei Sheng, Stability limits and transformation pathways of α-quartz under high pressure, Phys. Rev. B 95, 104112 (2017). PDF

361 Y. Y. Chang, W. P. Hsieh, E. Tan, and Jiuhua Chen, Hydration-reduced lattice thermal conductivity of olivine in Earth’s upper mantle, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 114, 4078–4081 (2017). PDF

360 Bing Xu, Y. M. Dai, L. X. Zhao, K. Wang, R. Yang, W. Zhang, J.Y. Liu, Hong Xiao, G. F. Chen, S.A. Trugman, J. X. Zhu, A. J. Taylor, D. A. Yarotski, R. P. Prasankumar, and X. G. Qiu, Temperature-tunable Fano resonance induced by strong coupling between Weyl fermions and phonons in TaAs, Nat. Commun. 8, 14933 (2017). PDF

359 Yongmoon Lee, T. Vogt, Yongjae Lee, Natrolites with different Fe2+/Fe3+ cation ratios, Micropor. Mesopor. Mater. 244, 109–118 (2017). PDF

358 H. L. Yu, W. Lao, Lijuan Wang, Kuo Li, and Y. Chen, Pressure-stabilized tin selenide phase with an unexpected stoichiometry and a predicted superconducting state at low temperature, Phys. Rev. Lett.118, 137002 (2017). PDF

357 C. Yu, J. Lin, P. Huai, Y. Guo, X. Z. Ke, X. Yu, K. Yang, Nana Li, Wenge Yang, B. X. Sun, R. B. Xie, and H. Xu, Structural phase transition of ThC under high pressure, Sci. Rep.7, 96 (2017). PDF

356 Y. Liu, Y. J. Long, L. X. Zhao, S. M. Nie, S. J. Zhang, Y. X. Weng, M. L. Jin, W. M. Li, Q. Q. Liu, Y. W. Long, R. C. Yu, C. Z. Gu, Fei Sun, Wenge Yang, Ho-Kwang Mao, X. L. Feng, Q. Li, W. T. Zheng, H. M. Weng, X. Dai, Z. Fang, G. F. Chen, and C. Q. Jin, Superconductivity in HfTe5 across weak to strong topological insulator transition induced via pressures, Sci. Rep. 7, 44367 (2017). PDF

355 Fei Sun, G. Q. Zhao, C. A. Escanhoela Jr. B. J. Chen, R. H. Kou, Y. G. Wang, Y. M. Xiao, P. Chow, Ho-Kwang Mao, D. Haske, Wenge Yang, and C. Q. Jin, Hole doping and pressure effects on the II-II-V-based diluted magnetic semiconductor (Ba1−xKx)(Zn1−yMny)2As2, Phys. Rev. B 95, 094412 (2017). PDF

354 X. Tong, X. L. Xu, and B. Fultz, H. Zhang, T. A. Strobel, and Duck Young Kim, Phonons in Si24 at simultaneously elevated temperature and pressure, Phys. Rev. B 95, 094306 (2017). PDF

353 R. Tutchton, Xiaojia Chen, and Z. Wu, Is sodium a superconductor under high pressure? J. Chem. Phys. 146, 014705 (2017). PDF

352 X. H. Wang, G. H. Zhong, X. W. Yan, Xiaojia Chen, H. Q. Lin, First-principles prediction on geometrical and electronic properties of K-doped chrysene, J. Phys. Chem. Solids 104, 56–61(2017). PDF

351 S. Z. Xu, Jung-Fu Lin, and D. Morgan, Iron partitioning between ferropericlase and bridgmanite in the Earth’s lower mantle, J. Geophys. Res.122, 1074–1087 (2017). PDF

350 Ganghua Zhang, Fengliang Liu, Tingting Gu, Yongsheng Zhao, Nana Li, Wenge Yang, and S. H. Feng, Enhanced ferroelectric and visible-light photoelectric properties in multiferroic KBiFe2O5 via pressure-induced phase transition, Adv. Electron. Mater. 3, 1600498(2017). PDF

349 Cheng Ji, A. F. Goncharov, V. Shukla, N. K. Jena, D. Popov, Bing Li, Junyue Wang, Y. Meng, V. B. Prakapenka, J. S. Smith, R. Ahuja, Wenge Yang, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Stability of Ar(H2)2 to 358 GPa, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.114, 3596–3600 (2017). PDF

348 Fengjiao Chen, T. T. You, Ye Yuan, Cuiying Pei, Xiangting Ren, Yanwei Huang, Zhenhai Yu, X. Li, Haiyan Zheng, Y. Pan, K. Yang, and Lin Wang, Pressure-induced structural transitions of a room temperature ionic liquid—1-ethyl-3-methylimidazolium chloride, J. Chem. Phys. 146, 094502 (2017). PDF

347 X. Wu, Jung-Fu Lin, P. Kaercher, Z. Mao, J. Liu, H. R. Wenk, V. B. Prakapenka, Seismic anisotropy of the D′′ layer induced by (001) deformation of post-perovskite, Nat. Comm. 8, 14669(2017).

346 B. G. Jang, Duck Young Kim, and J. H. Shim, Metal-insulator transition and the role of electron correlation in FeO2, Phys. Rev. B 95, 075144 (2017). PDF

345 Xiaoling Zhou, N. Tamura, Zhongying Mi, J. L. Lei, J. Y. Yan, Lingkong Zhang, Wen Deng, Feng Ke, Binbin Yue, and Bin Chen, Reversal in the size dependence of grain rotation, Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 096101 (2017). PDF

344 F. V. Kaminsky, and Jung-Fu Lin, Iron partitioning in natural lower-mantle minerals: Toward a chemically heterogeneous lower mantle, Am. Miner. 102, 824-832 (2017).

343 Fei Zhang, Y. Wu, Hongbo Lou, Zhidan Zeng, V. B. Prakapenka, E. Greenberg, Y. Ren, J. Y. Yan, John S. Okasinski, Xiaongjun Liu, Yong Liu, Qiaoshi Zeng, Z. P. Lu, Polymorphism in a high-entropy alloy, Nat. Commun. in press (2017).

342 G. Y. Shen, and Ho-Kwang Mao, High-pressure studies with X-rays using diamond anvil cells, Rep. Prog. Phys. 80, 016101 (2017). PDF

341 Takamitsu Yamanaka, M. Ahart, Ho-Kwang Mao, T. Suzuki, Electron hybridization and anharmonic thermal vibration effect on structure transition of SrTiO3 at high-pressure and low-temperature, Solid State Commun. 249, 54–59 (2017). PDF

340 J. Liu, N. Dauphas, M. Roskosz, M. Hu, Hong Yang, W. L. Bi, J. Y. Zhao., E. E. Alp, J. Y. Hu, and Jung-Fu Lin, Iron isotopic fractionation between silicate mantle and metallic core under high-pressure conditions, Nat. Comm. 8, 14377 (2017). PDF

339 Qingyang Hu, Duck Young Kim, J. Liu, Y. Meng, Liuxiang Yang, D. Z. Zhang, W. L. Mao, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Dehydrogenation of goethite in Earth’s deep lower mantle, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 114, 1498–1501 (2017). PDF

338 Gang Liu, Lingping Kong, J. Gong, Wenge Yang, Ho-Kwang Mao, Qingyang Hu, Z. X. Liu, R. D. Schaller, D. Z. Zhang, and T. Xu, Pressure-induced bandgap optimization in lead-based perovskites with prolonged carrier lifetime and ambient retainability, Adv. Funct. Mater. 27, 1604208 (2017). PDF

337 Z. Mao, F. Wang, Jung-Fu Lin, S. Y. Fu, J. Yang, X. Wu, T. Okuchi, N. Tomioka, V. B. Prakapenka, Y. Xiao, and P. Chow, Equation of state and hyperfine parameters of high-spin bridgmanite in the Earth’s lower mantle by synchrotron X-ray diffraction and mossbauer spectroscopy, Am. Miner. 102, 357–368 (2017). PDF

336 Z. B. Gao, Xiao Dong, N. B. Li, and J. Ren, Novel two-dimensional silicon dioxide with in-plane negative poisson’s ratio, Nanao Lett. 17, 772−777 (2017). PDF

335 Zhenhai Yu, Qinglin Wang, Yanzhang Ma, and Lin Wang, X-ray diffraction and spectroscopy study of nano-Eu2O3 structural transformation under high pressure, J. Alloys Compd. 701, 542548 (2017). PDF

334 J. Dai, Y. G. Wang, L. Yang, G. T. Xia, Qiaoshi Zeng, and Hongbo Lou, Structural aspects of magnetic softening in Fe-based metallic glass during annealing, Scr. Mater. 127, 88–91 (2017). PDF

333 Fang Hong, Binbin Yue, Z. X. Liu, Bin Chen, and Ho-Kwang Mao, Pressure-driven semiconductor-semiconductor transition and its structural origin in oxygen vacancy ordered SrCoO2.5, Phys. Rev. B 95, 024115 (2017). PDF

332 S. G. Zybtsev, V. Ya. Pokrovskii, V. F. Nasretdinova, S. V. Zaitsev Zotov, V. V. Pavlovskiy, A. B. Odobesco, W. W. Pai,M. W. Chu, Y. G. Lin, E. Zupanič, H. J. P. van Midden, S. Šturm, E. Tchernychova, A. Prodan, J. C. Bennett, I. R. Mukhamedshin, O. V. Chernysheva, A. P. Menushenkov, V. B. Loginov, B. A. Loginov, A. N. Titov, and Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez, NbS3: A unique quasi-one-dimensional conductor with three charge density wave transitions, Phys. Rev. B 95, 035110 (2017). PDF

331 Xiao Dong, A. R. Oganov, A. F. Goncharov, E. Stavrou, S. Lobanov, G. Saleh, G. R. Qian, Q. Zhu, C. Gatti, V. L. Deringer, R. Dronskowski, X.F. Zhou, V. B. Prakapenka, Z. Konôpková, I. Popov, A, I. Boldyrev, and H. T. Wang, A stable compound of helium and sodium at high pressure, Nat. Chem. 9, 440-445 (2017). PDF