High-Pressure Crystallography

From Fundamental Phenomena to Technological Applications

  • Elena Boldyreva
  • Przemyslaw Dera
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
  2. Przemyslaw Dera
    Pages 1-9
  3. Leonid Dubrovinsky, Jung-Fu Lin, Natalia Dubrovinskaia
    Pages 35-41
  4. Jean-Paul Itie, Anne-Marie Flank, Pierre Lagarde, Sylvain Ravy, Alain Polian
    Pages 51-67
  5. Yanbin Wang, Nadege Hilairet
    Pages 97-110
  6. Tiziana Boffa Ballaran
    Pages 135-145
  7. Vladimir Dmitriev
    Pages 171-181
  8. Andrzej Katrusiak
    Pages 193-202
  9. Fernando Rodriguez
    Pages 215-229
  10. Leonid Dubrovinsky, Olga Narygina, Innokenty Kantor
    Pages 231-240
  11. Alain Polian, Sergey V. Ovsyannikov, Michel Gauthier, Pascal Munsch, Jean-Claude Chervin, Gilles Lemarchand
    Pages 241-249
  12. Mario Santoro
    Pages 251-260
  13. Olga Degtyareva
    Pages 261-280
  14. Artem R. Oganov, Yanming Ma, Andriy O. Lyakhov, Mario Valle, Carlo Gatti
    Pages 293-323
  15. Paul F. McMillan
    Pages 373-383
  16. B. Winkler, A. Friedrich, L. Bayarjargal, E. A. Juarez-Arellano
    Pages 397-406
  17. A. Gauzzi, N. Bendiab, M. D’Astuto, B. Canny, M. Calandra, F. Mauri et al.
    Pages 407-418
  18. Natalia Dubrovinskaia, Leonid Dubrovinsky
    Pages 419-433
  19. Alfonso San-Miguel, Christophe Cailler, Denis Machon, Eduardo B. Barros, Acrisio L. Aguiar, Antonio G. Souza Filho
    Pages 435-446
  20. Colin R. Pulham, David I. A. Millar, Iain D. H. Oswald, William G. Marshall
    Pages 447-457
  21. Chrystele Sanloup
    Pages 459-468
  22. Paul F. Mcmillan, Dominik Daisenberger, Raul Quesada Cabrera, Filip Meersman
    Pages 469-479
  23. Roger Fourme, Isabella Ascone, Mohamed Mezouar, Anne-Claire Dhaussy, Richard Kahn, Eric Girard
    Pages 591-601
  24. Roger Fourme, Isabella Ascone, Richard Kahn, Eric Girard
    Pages 603-612

About these proceedings


This book is devoted to the theme of crystallographic studies at high pressure, with emphasis on the phenomena characteristic to the compressed state of matter, as well as experimental and theoretical techniques used to study these phenomena. As a thermodynamic parameter, pressure is remarkable in many ways. In the visible universe its value spans over sixty orders of magnitude, from the non-equilibrium pressure of hydrogen in intergalactic space, to the kind of pressure encountered within neutron stars. In the laboratory, it provides the unique possibility to control the structure and properties of materials, to dramatically alter electronic properties, and to break existing, or form new chemical bonds. This agenda naturally encompasses elements of physics (properties, structure and transformations), chemistry (reactions, transport), materials science (new materials) and engineering (mechanical properties); in addition it has direct applications and implications for geology (minerals in deep Earth environments), planetary sciences, biology and medicine.


Crystallography PAS PES REM STEM alloy crystal thermodynamics

Editors and affiliations

  • Elena Boldyreva
    • 1
  • Przemyslaw Dera
    • 2
  1. 1., Institute of Solid State Chemistry and MNovosibirsk State UniversityNovosibirskRussian Federation
  2. 2., CARS, Argonne National Laboratory, BuildUniversity of ChicagoArgonneUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-9257-1
  • Online ISBN 978-90-481-9258-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1874-6500
  • Series Online ISSN 1874-6535
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