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Title: Shock-induced amorphization in silicon carbide

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  1. Univ. of California, San Diego, CA (United States)
  2. Univ. of California, San Diego, CA (United States); Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
  3. Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
  4. Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
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Research Org.:
Univ. of California, San Diego, CA (United States); Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States); Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA); USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES); Univ. of California (United States)
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Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1479061; OSTI ID: 1484982; OSTI ID: 1496409
Report Number(s):
Journal ID: ISSN 1359-6454; PII: S1359645418305834
Grant/Contract Number:  
NA0002930; FG52-09NA29043; AC52-07NA27344; 09-LR-06-118456-MEYM; LFR-17-449059; AC05-00OR22725
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Acta Materialia
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 158; Journal ID: ISSN 1359-6454
Country of Publication:
United States
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; silicon carbide; amorphization; laser shock compression; Lasers

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Zhao, S., Flanagan, R., Hahn, E. N., Kad, B., Remington, B. A., Wehrenberg, C. E., Cauble, R., More, K., and Meyers, M. A. Shock-induced amorphization in silicon carbide. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1016/j.actamat.2018.07.047.
Zhao, S., Flanagan, R., Hahn, E. N., Kad, B., Remington, B. A., Wehrenberg, C. E., Cauble, R., More, K., & Meyers, M. A. Shock-induced amorphization in silicon carbide. United States.
Zhao, S., Flanagan, R., Hahn, E. N., Kad, B., Remington, B. A., Wehrenberg, C. E., Cauble, R., More, K., and Meyers, M. A. Mon . "Shock-induced amorphization in silicon carbide". United States.
title = {Shock-induced amorphization in silicon carbide},
author = {Zhao, S. and Flanagan, R. and Hahn, E. N. and Kad, B. and Remington, B. A. and Wehrenberg, C. E. and Cauble, R. and More, K. and Meyers, M. A.},
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doi = {10.1016/j.actamat.2018.07.047},
journal = {Acta Materialia},
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volume = 158,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {7}

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