Monday, November 30, 2015

New phase of carbon discovered: Making diamonds at room temperature

Scientists have discovered a new phase of solid carbon, called Q-carbon, which is distinct from the known phases of graphite and diamond. They have also developed a technique for using Q-carbon to make diamond-related structures at room temperature and at ambient atmospheric pressure in air.

from Geochemistry News -- ScienceDaily http://ift.tt/1LJnGNe
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