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Advances in Physical Chemistry

Volume 2009 (2009), Article ID 180784, 11 pages

http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/180784

## High-Pressure Synthesis and Study of and Ionic Solids

^{1}Divisão de Metrologia de Materiais (DIMAT), Instituto Nacional de Metrologia, Normalização e Qualidade Industrial, Avenida Nossa Senhora das Graças 50, Xerém, Duque de Caxias, RJ, CEP 25250-020, Brazil^{2}Bayerisches Geoinstitut, Universität Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany^{3}Nikolaev Institute of Inorganic Chemistry SB RAS, Pr. Ac. Lavrentieva 3, 630090 Novosibirsk, Russia^{4}European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, BP 220, 38043 Grenoble Cedex 9, France

Received 2 April 2008; Revised 19 August 2008; Accepted 16 October 2008

Academic Editor: Lowell D. Kispert

Copyright © 2009 A. Yu. Kuznetsov et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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