Journal of Superhard Materials

, Volume 39, Issue 2, pp 83–87 | Cite as

Defect-and-impurity state of diamond single crystals grown in the Fe–Mg–Al–C system

  • T. V. Kovalenko
  • S. A. Ivakhnenko
  • V. V. Lysakovsky
  • S. A. Gordeev
  • A. V. Burchenya
Production, Structure, Properties


Special features of the formation of the defect and impurity states of diamond single crystals grown in the Fe–Mg–Al–C growth system by the temperature gradient method at the pressure 7.2–8.2 GPa and temperature 1700–1900°C have been investigated. It has been shown that as the magnesium content of the growth system increases, the type of the grown crystals changes in the following sequence: IIa → IIb.


diamond single crystals Fe–Mg–Al–C system boron defect and impurity state 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. V. Kovalenko
    • 1
  • S. A. Ivakhnenko
    • 1
  • V. V. Lysakovsky
    • 1
  • S. A. Gordeev
    • 1
  • A. V. Burchenya
    • 1
  1. 1.Bakul Institute for Superhard MaterialsNational Academy of Sciences of UkraineKievUkraine

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