Assessing the inner core nucleation paradox with atomic-scale simulations

Davies, CJ, Pozzo, M and Alfè, D (2019) Assessing the inner core nucleation paradox with atomic-scale simulations. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 507. pp. 1-9. ISSN 0012-821X



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Keywords: Earth core; inner core freezing; atomic-scale simulations; homogeneous nucleation; classical nucleation theory
  • Accepted: 11 November 2018
  • Published (online): 3 December 2018
  • Published: 1 February 2019
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Environment (Leeds) > School of Earth and Environment (Leeds) > Inst of Geophysics and Tectonics (IGT) (Leeds)
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Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 15 Nov 2018 12:38
Last Modified: 25 Jun 2023 21:35
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