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University of California - San Diego

SEM Picture of Hexaborides

Caption: The researchers have created for the first time compounds made from mixtures of calcium hexaboride, strontium and barium hexaboride. From left: Scanning electron microscope image of hexaboride structure at the 5 micron scale; image at the 500 nanometers scale.

Credit: Jacobs School of Engineering/UC San Diego

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