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Nanocrystalline hexagonal diamond formed from glassy carbon

Shiell, Thomas; McCulloch, Dougal G; Bradby, Jodie; Haberl, Bianca; Boehler, Reinhard; McKenzie, David R.

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Carbon exhibits a large number of allotropes and its phase behaviour is still subject to significant uncertainty and intensive research. The hexagonal form of diamond, also known as lonsdaleite, was discovered in the Canyon Diablo meteorite where its formation was attributed to the extreme conditions experienced during the impact. However, it has recently been claimed that lonsdaleite does not exist as a well-defined material but is instead defective cubic diamond formed under high pressure and...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2016
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/153633
Source: Scientific Reports
DOI: 10.1038/srep37232

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