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Vitali Prakapenka
Affiliate Faculty (University of Chicago)

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University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
Hawai'i Institute of Geophysics and Planetology
1680 East-West Road, POST 602
Honolulu, HI 96822
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Research Interests:
(University of Chicago) Argonne Nat'l Lab Beamline scientist, High-pressure / high-temperature Diamond AnvilCell

Publications (partial listing):

Zhang D., Dera P.K., Eng P.J., Stubbs J.E., Zhang J.S., Prakapenka V.B., and Rivers M.L. (2017) High Pressure Single Crystal Diffraction at PX^2. Journal of Visualized Experiments. <9899>

Zinin P.V., Prakapenka V.B., Burgess K., Odake S., Chigarev N., and Sharma S.K. (2017) Combined laser ultrasonics, laser heating, and Raman scattering in diamond anvil cell system. AIP Publishing. <9888>

Zhang J.S., Shieh S.R., Bass J.D., Dera P., and Prakapenka V. (2014) High-pressure single-crystal elasticity study of CO2 across phase I-III transition. Applied Physics Letters. <9394>

Fischer R.A., Campbell A.J., Caracas R., Reaman D.M., Heinz D.L., Dera P., and Prakapenka V.B. (2014) Equations of state in the Fe-FeSi system at high pressures and temperatures. Journal of Geophysical Research Solid Earth. <9353>

Wolf A.S., Jackson J.M., Dera P., and Prakapenka V. (2015) The Thermal Equation of State of (Mg, Fe)SiO3 Bridgmanite (Perovskite) and, Implications for Lower Mantle Structures. Journal of Geophysical Research 120, 7460-7489. <9659>

Dera P., Finkelstein G.J., Duffy T.S., Downs R.T., Meng Y., Prakapenka V., and Tkachev S. (2013) Metastable high-pressure transformations of orthoferrosilite Fs82. Physics of Earth and Planetary Interiors 181, 2914-2917. <9658>

Dera P., Zhuravlev K., Prakapenka V., Rivers M.L., Finkelstein G.J., Grubor-Urosevic O., Tschauner O., Clark S.M., and Downs R.T. (2013) High-pressure single-crystal micro- X-ray diffraction (SCuXRD) analysis with GSE_ADA/RSV software. High Pressure Research 33, 466-484. <9657>

Ma C., Tschauner O., Beckett J.R., Liu Y., Rossman G.R., Zhuravlev K., Prakapenka V., Dera P., and Taylor L.A. (2015) Tissintite, (Ca, Na,)Alsi2O6, a highly-defective, shock-induced, high-pressure clinopyroxene from the Tissint Martian meteorite. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 422, p. 194-205, doi: 10.1016/j.epsi.2015.03.057. <9414>

Zhang J. S., Shieh S. R., Bass J. D., Dera P., and Prakapenka V. (2045) High-pressure single-crystal elasticity study of CO2 across phase I-III transition. Applied Physics Letters, v. 104(14), 141901. <9394>

Fischer R. A., Campbell A. J., Caracas R., Reaman D. M., Heinz D. L., Dera P., and Prakapenka V. B. (2014) Equations of state in the Fe-FeSi system at high pressures and temperatures. Journal of Geophyical. Research-Solid Earth, v. 119, p. 2810-2827. <9353>

Burgress K., Prakapenka V., Hellebrand E., and Zinin P. V. (2015) Elastic characterization of platinum/rhodium alloy at high temperature by combined laser heating and laser ultrasonic techniques. Ultrasonics, 54(4) 963-966. in press <9339>

Burgress K., Prakapenka V., Hellebrand E., and Zinin P. V. (2015) Elastic characterization of platinum/rhodium alloy at high temperature by combined laser heating and laser ultrasonic techniques. Ultrasonics, 54(4) 963-966. in press <9339>

Ma C., Tschauner O., Beckett J.R., Liu Y., Rossman G.R., Zhuravlev K., Prakapenka V., Dera P., and Taylor L.A. (2015) Tissintite, (Ca, Na,)Alsi2O6, a highly-defective, shock-induced, high-pressure clinopyroxene from the Tissint Martian meteorite. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 422, p. 194-205, doi: 10.1016/j.epsi.2015.03.057. <9414>

Beghi M.G., Every A.G., Prakapenka V., and P.V. Zinin. (2012) Measurements of the elastic properties of solids by Brillouin spectroscpy, in Kundu, T. (ed.). Ultrasonic Nondestructive Evaluation: Engineering and Biological Material Characterization , Taylor & Francis, N.Y., Chapter 10 second edition. in press <8646>

Hall C.M., Smyth J.R., Manghnani M.H., Amulele G.M., Sekar M., Frost D.J., Prakapenka V.B., and Shen G. (2006) Crystal structure and compression of iron-bearing phase A to 33 GPa. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 33(3), 192-199 <7404>


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