# X-Ray Study of Pressure-Collapsed Fullerite

 Title: X-Ray Study of Pressure-Collapsed Fullerite Author: Kosowsky, S. D.; Hsu, C.-H.; Chen, Nancy H.; Moshary, Fred; Pershan, Peter S.; Silvera, Isaac F. Note: Order does not necessarily reflect citation order of authors. Citation: Kosowsky, S. D., C.-H. Hsu, Nancy H. Chen, Fred Moshary, Peter S. Pershan, and Isaac F. Silvera. 1993. X-ray study of pressure-collapsed fullerite. Physical Review B 48(11): 8474-8475. Full Text & Related Files: Kosowsky_X-ray_1993.pdf (309.5Kb; PDF) Abstract: X-ray-diffraction studies are described for a new phase of carbon called collapsed fullerite (CF) that was produced by application of high pressure to fullerite (C$$_{60}$$). At $$\sim$$20 GPa there is an irreversible transition to a phase that has neither the (111) Bragg peak of diamond nor any of the Bragg peaks associated with the fcc phase of C$$_{60}$$. The spectrum of CF is flat and featureless in the range of study. Published Version: doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.48.8474 Terms of Use: This article is made available under the terms and conditions applicable to Other Posted Material, as set forth at http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.InstRepos:dash.current.terms-of-use#LAA Citable link to this page: http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.InstRepos:10357543 Downloads of this work: