Russian Mineralogical Society
RMS Annual Session combined with the Fedorov Session 2012
Deformation microtwins in natural diamonds as revealed by the X-ray diffraction studies

RMS-DPI code:  2012-1-177-0
Scientific session:  F1. Mineralogical crystallogrpaphy and crystal chemistry
Author listing:  Titkov S.V., Krivovichev S.V., Organova N.I.
Principal author:  Titkov Sergey Vasilievich
Language:  Russian
Abstract - Summary 
(short description):
Using X-ray diffraction techniques it was established that epigenetic plastic deformation of natural diamonds may occur by mechnical twinning mechanism rather than only by dislocation slipping mechanism, as it was assumed before.

diamonds, microtwins, plastic deformation, X-ray diffraction
Date of presentation:  10/10/2012
Presentation Place:  Mining University, Conference Hall
RMS-DPI code:  2012-1-177-0
Proceeedings volume 
in the RMS catalogue:
Mineralogy in whole space of the word.
File of proceedings 
 214 K
Status:  printed
Accepted:  28/08/2012
Published on-line:  05/11/2012
Permanent address of publication:
Contact author(s):  Titkov, Sergey Vasilievich

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