Combustion, Explosion and Shock Waves

, Volume 31, Issue 5, pp 624–626 | Cite as

Dynamic compaction of ultradisperse diamonds

  • E. E. Lin
  • S. A. Novikov
  • V. G. Kuropatkin
  • V. A. Medvedkin
  • V. I. Sukharenko
Short Communications


It is established experimentally that when a powder consisting of ultradisperse diamonds is subjected loading by weak shock waves with a duration ∼10−5 sec, the mean size of the diamond particles increases by several orders of magnitude.


Shock Wave Boron Nitride Shock Compression Diamond Particle United States Patent 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. E. Lin
  • S. A. Novikov
  • V. G. Kuropatkin
  • V. A. Medvedkin
  • V. I. Sukharenko

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