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Title: Compression Freezing Kinetics of Water to Ice VII

Time-resolved x-ray diffraction (XRD) of compressed liquid water shows transformation to ice VII in 6 nsec, revealing crystallization rather than amorphous solidification during compression freezing. Application of classical nucleation theory indicates heterogeneous nucleation and one-dimensional (e.g., needlelike) growth. In conclusion, these first XRD data demonstrate rapid growth kinetics of ice VII with implications for fundamental physics of diffusion-mediated crystallization and thermodynamic modeling of collision or impact events on ice-rich planetary bodies.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [2] ;  [3] ;  [3] ;  [3] ;  [4] ;  [4] ;  [4] ;  [5] ;  [5] ;  [5] ;  [5] ;  [6]
  1. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States); SLAC National Accelerator Lab., Menlo Park, CA (United States)
  2. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
  3. SLAC National Accelerator Lab., Menlo Park, CA (United States)
  4. Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
  5. Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
  6. SLAC National Accelerator Lab., Menlo Park, CA (United States); Stanford Univ., Stanford, CA (United States)
Publication Date:
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-17-22076; LLNL-JRNL-738255
Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9007; PRLTAO; TRN: US1702774
Grant/Contract Number:
AC02-76SF00515; EAR0738873; SF00515; AC52-06NA25396; NA0003525; AC52-07NA27344
Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Physical Review Letters
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 119; Journal Issue: 2; Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9007
Publisher:
American Physical Society (APS)
Research Org:
SLAC National Accelerator Lab., Menlo Park, CA (United States); Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States); Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Laboratory Directed Research and Development (LDRD) Program
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE
OSTI Identifier:
1373194
Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1369331; OSTI ID: 1392874; OSTI ID: 1458686

Gleason, A. E., Bolme, C. A., Galtier, E., Lee, H. J., Granados, E., Dolan, D. H., Seagle, C. T., Ao, T., Ali, S., Lazicki, A., Swift, D., Celliers, P., and Mao, W. L.. Compression Freezing Kinetics of Water to Ice VII. United States: N. p., Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.025701.
Gleason, A. E., Bolme, C. A., Galtier, E., Lee, H. J., Granados, E., Dolan, D. H., Seagle, C. T., Ao, T., Ali, S., Lazicki, A., Swift, D., Celliers, P., & Mao, W. L.. Compression Freezing Kinetics of Water to Ice VII. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.025701.
Gleason, A. E., Bolme, C. A., Galtier, E., Lee, H. J., Granados, E., Dolan, D. H., Seagle, C. T., Ao, T., Ali, S., Lazicki, A., Swift, D., Celliers, P., and Mao, W. L.. 2017. "Compression Freezing Kinetics of Water to Ice VII". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.025701. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1373194.
@article{osti_1373194,
title = {Compression Freezing Kinetics of Water to Ice VII},
author = {Gleason, A. E. and Bolme, C. A. and Galtier, E. and Lee, H. J. and Granados, E. and Dolan, D. H. and Seagle, C. T. and Ao, T. and Ali, S. and Lazicki, A. and Swift, D. and Celliers, P. and Mao, W. L.},
abstractNote = {Time-resolved x-ray diffraction (XRD) of compressed liquid water shows transformation to ice VII in 6 nsec, revealing crystallization rather than amorphous solidification during compression freezing. Application of classical nucleation theory indicates heterogeneous nucleation and one-dimensional (e.g., needlelike) growth. In conclusion, these first XRD data demonstrate rapid growth kinetics of ice VII with implications for fundamental physics of diffusion-mediated crystallization and thermodynamic modeling of collision or impact events on ice-rich planetary bodies.},
doi = {10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.025701},
journal = {Physical Review Letters},
number = 2,
volume = 119,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {7}
}

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