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The new, strongly patented diamond plate technology from Diamond Age is, in short, a revolutionary advance in body armor technology. It enables armor plates which are roughly half as heavy and half as thick as the current best, but which perform just as well in all respects, and which are obviously superior in several key respects such as toughness and thickness. The gradual implementation of these diamond armor plates over the coming years will therefore have major operational impact: Soldiers shall not need to eschew their armor on missions where maneuverability and dismounted mobility are called for. Soldiers will suffer fewer stress, repetitive strain, and heat-fatigue injuries. Ultimately, soldiers will be more effective in the field.
Diamond Age, The.pdf
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Diamonds can form within eclogite (remnants of ancient subducted oceanic crust) in the subcontinental lithospheric mantle (SCLM), pieces of which may then be transported to the surface as xenoliths in kimberlites. These diamond-bearing xenoliths offer a rare opportunity to study diamonds in their host lithology. The morphology and surface features of diamonds record evidence of attack by diamond-aggressive melts/fluids, which results in resorption, rounding, and destruction of octahedral growth forms. The location and timing of such diamond-destruction processes remain controversial, and the kimberlite magma itself is often considered to be the primary culprit. We used X-ray computed tomography scanning to present a view of diamond morphology and distribution within 24 diamondiferous eclogites in unprecedented detail. These scans clearly capture diamond growth and destruction that occurred within the SCLM, prior to kimberlite entrainment. We show that euhedral diamonds in these eclogites are predominantly step-faced octahedra. This morphology is preserved even when the diamonds are exposed at the surface of the eclogites, indicating that kimberlite-induced resorption was not significant. Six eclogites contain only rounded diamonds with no distinct crystal faces, and their exposed surfaces on the exterior of the xenoliths are highly irregular, indicating diamond-destruction in the SCLM. In three cases, single xenoliths host both resorbed diamonds and step-faced octahedra, indicating multiple metasomatic events, some of which were diamond-aggressive and others diamond-friendly. These diamondiferous xenoliths thus provide snapshots of diamond growth and destruction in the SCLM, caught in the act.
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The countries on the List span every region of the world. The most common agricultural goods listed are sugarcane, cotton, coffee, tobacco, cattle, rice, and fish. In the manufacturing sector, bricks, garments, textiles, footwear, carpets, and fireworks appear most frequently. In mined or quarried goods, gold, coal and diamonds are most common.
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DRM is a leading international journal that publishes new fundamental and applied research on all forms of diamond, the integration of diamond with other advanced materials and development of technologies exploiting diamond. The synthesis, characterization and processing of single crystal diamond, polycrystalline films, nanodiamond powders and heterostructures with other advanced materials are encouraged topics for technical and review articles. In addition to diamond, the journal publishes manuscripts on the synthesis, characterization and application of other related materials including diamond-like carbons, carbon nanotubes, graphene, and boron and carbon nitrides. Articles are sought on the chemical functionalization of diamond and related materials as well as their use in electrochemistry, energy storage and conversion, chemical and biological sensing, imaging, thermal management, photonic and quantum applications, electron emission and electronic devices.
The International Conference on Diamond and Carbon Materials has evolved into the largest and most well attended forum in the field of diamond, providing a forum to showcase the latest results in the science and technology of diamond and other carbon materials such as carbon nanotubes, graphene, and diamond-like carbon. Run annually in association with Diamond and Related Materials the conference provides junior and established researchers the opportunity to exchange the latest results ranging from fundamental physical and chemical concepts to applied research focusing on the next generation carbon-based devices. -conference.elsevier.com 041b061a72