Center for High Pressure Science &Technology Advanced Research

Papers from HPSTAR (2017) and in press

Updated through April 5, 2017

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).

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, 12661270 (2017).

375   C. Yu, J. Lin, P. Huai, Y. L. Guo, X. Z. Ke, X. H. Yu, K. Yang, Nana Li, Wenge Yang, B. X. Sun, R. B. Xie, and H. J. Xu, Structural phase transition of ThC under high pressure, Sci. Rep. 7, 96 (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, 194199(2017).

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(o‑dioxolene) valence tautomers using Co Kβ X‑ray emission and L‑edge X‑ray absorption spectroscopies, Inorg. Chem. 56, 737–747 (207).

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).

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).

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).

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).

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).

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).

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).

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).

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, 112 (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, 109118 (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. in press (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   J. Liu, Jung-Fu Lin, V. B. Prakapenka, C. Prescher, and T. Yoshino, Phase relations of Fe3C and Fe7C3 up to 185 GPa and 5200 K: Implication for the stability of iron carbide in the Earth’s core, Geophys. Res. Lett. 43, 12,415–12,422 (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, 5459 (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

330   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

329   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

328   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

327   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

326   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

325   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

324   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

323   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, 11801184 (2017). PDF

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