Melting of Tin Teliuride at High Pressures

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Science  02 Dec 1966:
Vol. 154, Issue 3753, pp. 1176-1178
DOI: 10.1126/science.154.3753.1176


The melting curve of tintelluride (Sn0.496Te0.504 was determined by differential thermal analysis at pressures between 5 and 40 kilobars. Near 844°±4°C and 12.0±1.0 kb, the liquid and two solid polymorphscoexist.