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Title: Shock response and phase transitions of MgO at planetary impact conditions


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  1. Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
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Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States); Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES); USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
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Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1225232; OSTI ID: 1265953; OSTI ID: 1512906
Report Number(s):
SAND-2015-10349J; SAND-2015-10348J
Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9007; PRLTAO; 642140
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC04-94AL85000; AC05-00OR22725
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Physical Review Letters
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 115; Journal Issue: 19; Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9007
American Physical Society (APS)
Country of Publication:
United States

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Root, Seth, Shulenburger, Luke, Lemke, Raymond W., Dolan, Daniel H., Mattsson, Thomas R., and Desjarlais, Michael P. Shock response and phase transitions of MgO at planetary impact conditions. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.198501.
Root, Seth, Shulenburger, Luke, Lemke, Raymond W., Dolan, Daniel H., Mattsson, Thomas R., & Desjarlais, Michael P. Shock response and phase transitions of MgO at planetary impact conditions. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.198501.
Root, Seth, Shulenburger, Luke, Lemke, Raymond W., Dolan, Daniel H., Mattsson, Thomas R., and Desjarlais, Michael P. Wed . "Shock response and phase transitions of MgO at planetary impact conditions". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.198501.
title = {Shock response and phase transitions of MgO at planetary impact conditions},
author = {Root, Seth and Shulenburger, Luke and Lemke, Raymond W. and Dolan, Daniel H. and Mattsson, Thomas R. and Desjarlais, Michael P.},
abstractNote = {Abstract not provided.},
doi = {10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.198501},
journal = {Physical Review Letters},
number = 19,
volume = 115,
place = {United States},
year = {2015},
month = {11}

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FIG. 1. FIG. 1.: The experimental configuration and representative VISAR data. The VISAR measures the Al flyer velocity (VF , grey line) as it approaches the MgO. For this low velocity impact, the VISAR loses signal upon impact with the MgO. As the shock transits into the quartz, the VISAR signal returnsmore » and the quartz shock velocity is measured (blue line).« less

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