High-pressure synthesis and characterization of diamond from an Mg-Si-C system

Y. N. Palyanov, I. N. Kupriyanov, Y. M. Borzdov, Y. V. Bataleva

Результат исследования: Научные публикации в периодических изданияхстатьярецензирование

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Diamond crystallization in the Mg-Si-C system has been studied at high-pressure higherature conditions of 7 GPa and 1500-1900 °C. The features of nucleation and growth of diamond from the carbon solution in the Mg-Si melt are established. The degree of the graphite-to-diamond transformation is found to depend significantly on the crystallization temperature. As opposed to the pure Mg-C system where the cubic morphology dominates, the octahedron with the antiskeletal structure of faces is the dominant form of growth in the Mg-Si-C system over the entire temperature range. The possibility of epitaxial growth of silicon carbide tetrahedral crystals on diamond upon their co-crystallization was noted. Synthesized diamonds are found to contain optically active silicon-vacancy (Si-V) centers and inactive substitutional silicon defects, giving rise to the 1.68 eV system in the photoluminescence spectra and an absorption peak at 1338 cm-1 in the infrared absorption spectra, respectively.

Язык оригиналаанглийский
Страницы (с-по)7323-7331
Число страниц9
Номер выпуска38
СостояниеОпубликовано - 10 авг. 2015


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