Revisiting metallization boundary of warm dense helium in a wide ρ-T regime from ab initio study

@article{Zhang2017RevisitingMB,
  title={Revisiting metallization boundary of warm dense helium in a wide $\rho$-T regime from ab initio study},
  author={Wei Zhang and Zhi-Guo Li and Zhijian Fu and Jiayu Dai and Qi-Feng Chen and Ling-Cang Cai},
  journal={Scientific Reports},
  year={2017},
  volume={7}
}
The knowledge of the metallization of warm dense helium has important implications for understanding the thermal histories, stellar structure and magnetic field environment of giant planets. However, it is also a pendent scientific topic. For a revisiting into the properties of warm dense helium, we performed extensive quantum Langevin molecular dynamic simulations and electronic structure calculations to study helium over a very wide range of density (ρ = 1~24 g/cm3) and temperature (T = 10… 

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