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Title: Compressed sodalite-like MgH 6 as a potential high-temperature superconductor

Abstract

First-principles calculations predicted a MgH 6phase with a high superconducting critical temperature of ~260 K under high pressure.

Authors:
 [1];  [1];  [2];  [3];  [1]
  1. State Key Laboratory of Superhard Materials; Jilin University; Changchun 130012; China
  2. State Key Laboratory of Metastable Materials Science and Technology; Yanshan University; Qinhuangdao 066004; China
  3. Geophysical Laboratory; Carnegie Institution of Washington; Washington D.C. 20015; USA; Department of Physics and Engineering Physics
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Energy Frontier Research in Extreme Environments (EFree)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
1387142
DOE Contract Number:
SC0001057
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: RSC Advances; Journal Volume: 5; Journal Issue: 73; Related Information: EFree partners with Carnegie Institution of Washington (lead); California Institute of Technology; Colorado School of Mines; Cornell University; Lehigh University; Pennsylvania State University
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
catalysis (heterogeneous), solar (photovoltaic), phonons, thermoelectric, energy storage (including batteries and capacitors), hydrogen and fuel cells, superconductivity, charge transport, mesostructured materials, materials and chemistry by design, synthesis (novel materials)

Citation Formats

Feng, Xiaolei, Zhang, Jurong, Gao, Guoying, Liu, Hanyu, and Wang, Hui. Compressed sodalite-like MgH6 as a potential high-temperature superconductor. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.1039/c5ra11459d.
Feng, Xiaolei, Zhang, Jurong, Gao, Guoying, Liu, Hanyu, & Wang, Hui. Compressed sodalite-like MgH6 as a potential high-temperature superconductor. United States. doi:10.1039/c5ra11459d.
Feng, Xiaolei, Zhang, Jurong, Gao, Guoying, Liu, Hanyu, and Wang, Hui. Thu . "Compressed sodalite-like MgH6 as a potential high-temperature superconductor". United States. doi:10.1039/c5ra11459d.
@article{osti_1387142,
title = {Compressed sodalite-like MgH6 as a potential high-temperature superconductor},
author = {Feng, Xiaolei and Zhang, Jurong and Gao, Guoying and Liu, Hanyu and Wang, Hui},
abstractNote = {First-principles calculations predicted a MgH6phase with a high superconducting critical temperature of ~260 K under high pressure.},
doi = {10.1039/c5ra11459d},
journal = {RSC Advances},
number = 73,
volume = 5,
place = {United States},
year = {Thu Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2015},
month = {Thu Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2015}
}