Ramp compression of iron provides insight into core conditions of large rocky exoplanets

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In a paper published today by Nature Astronomy, a team of researchers from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), Princeton University, Johns Hopkins University and the University of Rochester have provided the first experimentally based mass-radius relationship for a hypothetical pure iron planet at super-Earth core conditions.
Source: Psys.org
Ramp compression of iron provides insight into core conditions of large rocky exoplanets
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