# On the hardness of a new boron phase, orthorhombic γ-B28

@article{Solozhenko2008OnTH,
title={On the hardness of a new boron phase, orthorhombic $\gamma$-B28},
author={Vladimir L. Solozhenko and Oleksandr O. Kurakevych and Artem R. Oganov},
journal={Journal of Superhard Materials},
year={2008},
volume={30},
pages={428-429}
}
• Published 1 December 2008
• Materials Science, Chemistry
• Journal of Superhard Materials
Measurements of the hardness of a new high-pressure boron phase, orthorhombic γ-B28, are reported. According to the data obtained, γ-B28 has the highest hardness (∼ 50 GPa) of all known crystal-line modifications of boron.
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