Melting Temperatures of Several Oxides under Pressure


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The melting temperature-pressure phase diagram [Tm(P)-P] for corundum (Al2O3), wustite (FeO) and magnesium oxide (MgO) are predicted through the Clapeyron equation where the pressure-dependent volume difference is modeled by introducing the effect of surface stress induced pressure. The model prediction is found to be consistent with the present experimental results.



Materials Science Forum (Volumes 546-549)

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Yafang Han et al.




S. Zhang and S. S. Jia, "Melting Temperatures of Several Oxides under Pressure", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 546-549, pp. 1817-1820, 2007

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May 2007




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