Research outputs: Prof. Malcolm McMahon

  1. Synchrotron and FEL Studies of Matter at High Pressure DOI
    Malcolm McMahon (2018)
  2. Femtosecond diffraction studies of solid and liquid phase changes in shock-compressed bismuth DOI
    M. G. Gorman, Amy Coleman, Richard Briggs, Ryan Mcwilliams, David McGonegle, C A Bolme, A E Gleason, Eric Galtier, H. J. Lee, E Granados et al., Scientific Reports (2018)
  3. Diamond sculpting pushes extremes DOI
    Malcolm McMahon, Nature Materials, 17, 10 , p. 858-859 (2018)
  4. Phase diagram of calcium at high pressure and high temperature DOI
    S. Anzellini, D. Errandonea, S. G. MacLeod, P. Botella, D. Daisenberger, J. M. De'Ath, J. Gonzalez-Platas, J. Ibanez, M. I. McMahon, K. A. Munro et al., Physical Review Materials, 2, 8 (2018)
  5. High-pressure/high-temperature phase diagram of zinc DOI
    D. Errandonea, S. G. MacLeod, J. Ruiz-Fuertes, L. Burakovsky, M. McMahon, C. W. Wilson, J. Ibanez, D. Daisenberger and C. Popescu, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 30, 29 (2018)
  6. Phase diagram of antimony up to 31 GPa and 835 K DOI
    A. L. Coleman, M. Stevenson, M. I. McMahon and S. G. Macleod, Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 97, 14 (2018)
  7. Ultrafast X-Ray Diffraction Studies of the Phase Transitions and Equation of State of Scandium Shock Compressed to 82 GPa DOI
    R Briggs, M G Gorman, A L Coleman, R S McWilliams, E E McBride, D McGonegle, J S Wark, L Peacock, S Rothman, S G Macleod et al., Physical Review Letters, 118, 2 (2017)
  8. Thallium under extreme compression DOI
    C. Cazorla, S. G. MacLeod, D. Errandonea, K. A. Munro, M. I. McMahon and C. Popescu, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 28, 44 (2016)
  9. Pressure dependence of the structure and electronic properties of Sr3Ir2O7 DOI
    C. Donnerer, Z. Feng, J. G. Vale, S. N. Andreev, I. V. Solovyev, E. C. Hunter, M. Hanfland, R. S. Perry, H. M. Ronnow, M. I. McMahon et al., Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 93, 17 (2016)
  10. Implementation of Hydrodynamic Simulation Code in Shock Experiment Design for Alkali Metals DOI
    A. L. Coleman, R. Briggs, M. G. Gorman, S. Ali, A. Lazicki, D. C. Swift, P. G. Stubley, E. E. McBride, G. Collins, J. S. Wark et al., : Journal of Physics Conference Series (2016)
  11. Phase transitions in shock compressed bismuth identified using single photon energy dispersive X-ray diffraction (SPEDX) DOI
    R. Briggs, M. J. Suggit, M. G. Gorman, A. Coleman, R. Heathcote, A. Higginbotham, S. Patel, J. S. Wark and M. I. McMahon, : Journal of Physics Conference Series (2016)
  12. Direct Observation of Melting in Shock-Compressed Bismuth With Femtosecond X-ray Diffraction DOI
    M. G. Gorman, R. Briggs, E. E. McBride, A. Higginbotham, B. Arnold, J. H. Eggert, D. E. Fratanduono, E. Galtier, A. E. Lazicki, H. J. Lee et al., Physical Review Letters, 115, 9 (2015)
  13. One-dimensional chain melting in incommensurate potassium DOI
    E. E. McBride, K. A. Munro, G. W. Stinton, R. J. Husband, Richard Briggs, H. -P. Liermann and M. I. McMahon, Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 91, 14 (2015)
  14. Diamonds on Diamond DOI
    M. I. McMahon, Philosophical Transactions A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 373, 2036 (2015)
  15. The crystal structure of methane B at 8 GPa-An alpha-Mn arrangement of molecules DOI
    H. E. Maynard-Casely, L. F. Lundegaard, I. Loa, M. I. McMahon, E. Gregoryanz, R. J. Nelmes and J. S. Loveday, The Journal of Chemical Physics, 141, 23 (2014)
  16. Incommensurate-to-incommensurate phase transition in Eu metal at high pressures DOI
    R. J. Husband, I. Loa, K. A. Munro, E. E. McBride, S. R. Evans, H. -P. Liermann and M. I. McMahon, Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 90, 21 (2014)
  17. Equation of state and high-pressure/high-temperature phase diagram of magnesium DOI
    G. W. Stinton, S. G. MacLeod, H. Cynn, D. Errandonea, W. J. Evans, J. E. Proctor, Y. Meng and M. I. McMahon, Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 90, 13 (2014)
  18. In situ synchrotron X-ray diffraction in the laser-heated diamond anvil cell DOI
    Ashkan Salamat, Rebecca A. Fischer, Richard Briggs, Malcolm I. McMahon and Sylvain Petitgirard, Coordination Chemistry Reviews, 277, p. 15-30 (2014)
  19. High-pressure X-ray science on the ultimate storage ring DOI
    Malcolm I. McMahon, Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, 21, p. 1077-1083 (2014)
  20. Investigations into rapid uniaxial compression of polycrystalline targets using femtosecond X-ray diffraction DOI
    David McGonegle, Andrew Higginbotham, Eric Galtier, Emma E. McBride, Malcolm I. McMahon, Despina Milathianaki, Hae Ja Lee, Bob Nagler, Sam M. Vinko and Justin S. Wark, : Journal of Physics Conference Series (2014)
  21. The distorted-fcc phase of samarium DOI
    R. J. Husband, I. Loa, K. Munro and M. I. McMahon, : Journal of Physics Conference Series, 500 (2014)
  22. Determining complex crystal structures from high pressure single-crystal diffraction data collected on synchrotron sources DOI
    M. I. McMahon, I. Loa, G. W. Stinton and L. F. Lundegaard, High Pressure Research, 33, 3 , p. 485-500 (2013)
  23. Observation of a reentrant phase transition in incommensurate potassium DOI
    L. F. Lundegaard, G. W. Stinton, M. Zelazny, C. L. Guillaume, J. E. Proctor, I. Loa, E. Gregoryanz, R. J. Nelmes and M. I. McMahon, Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 88, 5 (2013)
  24. Phase transitions in europium at high pressures DOI
    R. J. Husband, I. Loa, G. W. Stinton, G. J. Ackland and M. I. McMahon, High Pressure Research, 33, 1 , p. 158-164 (2013)
  25. Europium-IV: An Incommensurately Modulated Crystal Structure in the Lanthanides DOI
    R. Husband, I. Loa, G. Stinton, S. Evans, G. Ackland and M. Mcmahon, Physical Review Letters, 109, 9 (2012)
  26. The Structure of Eu-III DOI
    R J Husband, I Loa, G W Stinton, S R Evans, G J Ackland and M I Mcmahon, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 377, 1 (2012)
  27. Extraordinarily complex crystal structure with mesoscopic patterning in barium at high pressure DOI
    I. Loa, R. J. Nelmes, L. F. Lundegaard and M. I. Mcmahon, Nature Materials, 11, 7 , p. 627-632 (2012)
  28. Experimental and theoretical study of Ti-6Al-4V to 220 GPa DOI
    S. G. MacLeod, B. E. Tegner, H. Cynn, W. J. Evans, J. E. Proctor, M. I. McMahon and G. J. Ackland, Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 85, 22 (2012)
  29. Lattice Dynamics and Superconductivity in Cerium at High Pressure DOI
    I. Loa, E. I. Isaev, Malcolm McMahon, D. Y. Kim, B. Johansson, A. Bosak and M. Krisch, Physical Review Letters, 108, 4 (2012)
  30. High-Pressure Crystallography DOI
    Malcolm I. McMahon, : Topics in Current Chemistry, p. 69-109 (2012)
  31. High-pressure, high-temperature single-crystal study of Bi-IV DOI
    Wanaruk Chaimayo, Lars F. Lundegaard, Ingo Loa, Graham W. Stinton, Alistair R. Lennie and Malcolm I. McMahon, High Pressure Research, 32, 3 , p. 442-449 (2012)
  32. Melting of potassium to 22 GPa DOI
    E. E. McBride, O. Narygina, G. W. Stinton and M. I. McMahon, : Journal of Physics Conference Series (2012)
  33. Melting curve of potassium to 22 GPa DOI
    O. Narygina, E. E. McBride, G. W. Stinton, M. I. McMahon and Malcolm McMahon, Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 84, 5 (2011)
  34. Cold melting and solid structures of dense lithium DOI
    Christophe L. Guillaume, Eugene Gregoryanz, Olga Degtyareva, Malcolm I. McMahon, Michael Hanfland, Shaun Evans, Malcolm Guthrie, Stanislav V. Sinogeikin and H-K. Mao, Nature Physics, 7, 3 , p. 211-214 (2011)
  35. Crystal Structures of Dense Lithium: A Metal-Semiconductor-Metal Transition DOI
    M. Marques, Malcolm McMahon, E. Gregoryanz, M. Hanfland, C. L. Guillaume, C. J. Pickard, Graeme Ackland and Richard Nelmes, Physical Review Letters, 106, 9 (2011)
  36. High pressure orthorhombic structure of CuInSe2 DOI
    T. Bovornratanaraks, V. Saengsuwan, K. Yoodee, M. I. McMahon, C. Hejny, D. Ruffolo and Malcolm McMahon, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 22, 35 (2010)
  37. The distorted close-packed crystal structure of methane A DOI
    H. E. Maynard-Casely, C. L. Bull, M. Guthrie, I. Loa, M. I. McMahon, E. Gregoryanz, R. J. Nelmes, John Loveday and Malcolm McMahon, The Journal of Chemical Physics, 133, 6 (2010)
  38. ALUMINIUM Simple metal no more
    Malcolm I. McMahon and Graeme J. Ackland, Nature Materials, 9, 8 , p. 607-608 (2010)
  39. High Pressure Structural Studies of AgInTe2 DOI
    T. Bovornratanaraks, K. Kotmool, K. Yoodee, M. I. McMahon, D. Ruffolo and Malcolm McMahon (2010)
  40. Phase transitions in praseodymium up to 23 GPa: An x-ray powder diffraction study DOI
    Shaun Evans, I. Loa, L. F. Lundegaard, M. I. McMahon and Malcolm McMahon, Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 80, 13 (2009)
  41. The crystal structures of delta and delta* nitrogen DOI
    G. W. Stinton, I. Loa, L. F. Lundegaard, M. I. McMahon and Malcolm McMahon, The Journal of Chemical Physics, 131, 10 (2009)
  42. Potassium under Pressure: A Pseudobinary Ionic Compound DOI
    M. Marques, Graeme Ackland, L. F. Lundegaard, G. Stinton, Richard Nelmes, Malcolm McMahon and J. Contreras-Garcia, Physical Review Letters, 103, 11 (2009)
  43. Observation of the oP8 crystal structure in potassium at high pressure DOI
    L. F. Lundegaard, Miriam Marques, G. Stinton, Graeme Ackland, Richard Nelmes and Malcolm McMahon, Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 80, 2 (2009)
  44. On the structure of high-pressure high-temperature eta-O-2 DOI
    Lars F. Lundegaard, Christophe Guillaume, Malcolm I. McMahon, Eugene Gregoryanz and Marco Merlini, The Journal of Chemical Physics, 130, 16 (2009)
  45. Single-crystal studies of incommensurate Na to 1.5 Mbar DOI
    L. F. Lundegaard, E. Gregoryanz, M. I. McMahon, C. Guillaume, I. Loa, R. J. Nelmes and Malcolm McMahon, Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 79, 6 (2009)
  46. Origin of the Incommensurate Modulation in Te-III and Fermi-Surface Nesting in a Simple Metal DOI
    I. Loa, Malcolm McMahon and A. Bosak, Physical Review Letters, 102, 3 (2009)
  47. Two million hours of science DOI
    G. N. Greaves, C. R. A. Catlow, G. E. Derbyshire, M. I. McMahon, R. J. Nelmes, G. van der Laan and Malcolm McMahon, Nature Materials, 7, 11 , p. 827-830 (2008)
  48. Origin of incommensurate modulations in the high-pressure phosphorus IV phase DOI
    M. Marques, Graeme Ackland, L. F. Lundegaard, S. Falconi, C. Hejny, Malcolm McMahon, J. Contreras-Garcia and M. Hanfland, Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 78, 5 (2008)
  49. Structural diversity of sodium DOI
    Eugene Gregoryanz, Lars F. Lundegaard, Malcolm I. McMahon, Christophe Guillaume, Richard J. Nelmes and Mohamed Mezouar, Science, 320, 5879 , p. 1054-1057 (2008)
  50. Structure of sodium above 100 GPa by single-crystal x-ray diffraction DOI
    Malcolm McMahon, E. Gregoryanz, L. F. Lundegaard, I. Loa, C. Guillaume, R. J. Nelmes, A. K. Kleppe, M. Amboage, H. Wilhelm and A. P. Jephcoat, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 104, 44 , p. 17297-17299 (2007)
  51. Competition of charge-density waves and superconductivity in sulfur DOI
    O. Degtyareva, M. V. Magnitskaya, J. Kohanoff, G. Profeta, S. Scandolo, M. Hanfland, M. I. McMahon, E. Gregoryanz and Malcolm McMahon, Physical Review Letters, 99, 15 (2007)
  52. Lattice dynamics of incommensurate composite Rb-IV and a realization of the monatomic linear chain model DOI
    I. Loa, L. F. Lundegaard, M. I. McMahon, S. R. Evans, A. Bossak, M. Krisch and Malcolm McMahon, Physical Review Letters, 99, 3 (2007)
  53. Incommensurate modulations of Bi-III and Sb-II (vol 75, pg 184114, 2007) DOI
    M. I. McMahon, O. Degtyareva, R. J. Nelmes, S. van Smaalen, L. Palatinus and Malcolm McMahon, Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 75, 21 (2007)
  54. High-pressure structures and phase transformations in elemental metals (vol 35, pg 943, 2006)
    Malcolm I. McMahon and Richard J. Nelmes, Chemical Society Reviews, 35, 12 , p. 1341-1341 (2006)