Accession Number : AD0673609

Title :   THE SECRETS OF THE ORIGIN OF DIAMONDS (TAINY ROZHDENIYA ALMAZOV),

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Vereshchagin,L. F.

Report Date : JUL 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : A popularized discussion is given of the artificial induction of polymorphic transformations of crystalline materials under high pressure. Particular attention is given to the synthesis of diamonds; and the successful completion of a research program to produce synthetic diamonds in the USSR is reported.

Descriptors :   (*SYNTHETIC STONES, DIAMONDS), (*DIAMONDS, PREPARATION), HIGH PRESSURE, CRYSTAL STRUCTURE, TRANSFORMATIONS, USSR

Subject Categories : Miscellaneous Materials
      Crystallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE