The pressure-temperature phase and transformation diagram for carbon; updated through 1994

  title={The pressure-temperature phase and transformation diagram for carbon; updated through 1994},
  author={Francis Pettit Bundy and William A. Bassett and Maura S. Weathers and Russell J. Hemley and Hokwang Mao and Alexander F. Goncharov},
Abstract In recent years, important advances in our understanding of the pressure-temperature phase and transformation diagram for carbon have occurred as a result of developments in both experimental and theoretical techniques. Graphite, diamond, liquid and vapor remain the major thermodynamically stable forms of carbon. However, due to the high activation energies for solid-state transformations and the specific effects of reaction paths, other metastable forms and a wide spectrum of complex… Expand

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