TITLE

Shock-induced process during compression of graphite perpendicular to the c-axis

AUTHOR(S)
Sekine, Toshimori; Kobayashi, Takamichi
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 505 Issue 1, p751
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The Hugoniot of highly oriented pyrolytic graphite has been determined up to 83 GPa and the results imply a two-stage compression process. Firstly the graphite basal planes break abruptly at a threshold pressure, depending on the final pressure experienced by the graphite sample. Secondly the broken planes are compressed in a similar way to graphite compressed perpendicular to the basal planes. These process are investigated through recovered samples.
ACCESSION #
5985410

 

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