Bonding properties and phase transitions in hydrogen under extreme conditions are a central focus of EFree. Hydrogen at high pressure may be a superconductor or a super fluid, and is a grand challenge problem within EFree.
24-25th September 2010
- Raman spectroscopy with CW excitation in the range of 457-752 nm & 1060 nm excitation
- Laser heating with a fiber 1.075 mm laser (automated system)
- CO2 laser heating (under construction)
• UV to mid-IR optical spectroscopy (absorption and reflectivity)
- grating spectrometer
- FT-IR spectrometer