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Title: Induction time of a polymorphic transformation


We analyze the processes governing the lifetimes of transient metastable polymorphs, within the context of classical nucleation theory.

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  1. Department of Materials Science and Engineering; Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Cambridge; USA; Materials Sciences Division
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Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Center for Next Generation of Materials by Design: Incorporating Metastability (CNGMD)
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USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
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Journal Volume: 19; Journal Issue: 31; Related Information: CNGMD partners with National Renewable Energy Laboratory (lead); Colorado School of Mines; Harvard University; Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Oregon State University; SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory; Journal ID: ISSN 1466-8033
Royal Society of Chemistry
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United States
solar (photovoltaic), solar (fuels), solid state lighting, phonons, thermoelectric, hydrogen and fuel cells, defects, charge transport, optics, materials and chemistry by design, synthesis (novel materials)

Citation Formats

Sun, Wenhao, and Ceder, Gerbrand. Induction time of a polymorphic transformation. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1039/c7ce00766c.
Sun, Wenhao, & Ceder, Gerbrand. Induction time of a polymorphic transformation. United States. doi:10.1039/c7ce00766c.
Sun, Wenhao, and Ceder, Gerbrand. Sun . "Induction time of a polymorphic transformation". United States. doi:10.1039/c7ce00766c.
title = {Induction time of a polymorphic transformation},
author = {Sun, Wenhao and Ceder, Gerbrand},
abstractNote = {We analyze the processes governing the lifetimes of transient metastable polymorphs, within the context of classical nucleation theory.},
doi = {10.1039/c7ce00766c},
journal = {CrystEngComm},
issn = {1466-8033},
number = 31,
volume = 19,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {1}

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