Prof. Dr. Dominik Kraus

Gruppenlei­ter / Professor an der Uni­versität Rostock
Tel.: +49 381 498 6930

Media Response YIG Kraus

  • General appearances:

Campus Talks - ARD-alpha

Remaking a planet one atom at a time - Eos magazine of American Geophysical Union

Strip the Cosmos: Inside Mega Space Storms - Discovery Science documentary

  • X-ray Thomson scattering as diagnostics for demixing in warm dense matter

    Röntgenthomsonstreuung ©Copyright: HZDR / Sahneweiß


    Foto: HZDR / Sahneweiß


Materie im Laser-Kochtopf - Pro-Physik.de

X-ray scattering enables closer scrutiny of the interior of planets and stars - Space Daily

A new way to study how elements mix deep inside giant planets - SLAC press release

New way to study how elements mix in giant planets - LLNL press release

Exotic Mixtures - HZDR press release

  • Diamond precipitation inside icy giant planets:

Martian snow and diamond rain: Wild weather in our solar system - CNN.com

Scientists Make It Rain Diamonds In The Lab - Forbes

It rains solid diamonds on Uranus and Neptune - Washington Post

Warum es auf Neptun Diamanten regnet - Spiegel

Massive diamonds develop on Neptune and Uranus - The Times

Astro-bling: scientists recreate 'diamond rain' of Neptune and Uranus - The Guardian

‘Diamond rain’ which falls on Neptune and Uranus created in lab by scientists - The Telegraph

Diamonds are rare on Earth. Elsewhere, they fall from the sky - The Economist

Forscher lassen Nano-Diamanten rieseln - Neue Züricher Zeitung

It rains solid diamonds on Uranus and Neptune - Chicago Tribune

Auf dem Neptun regnet es Diamanten - Welt

"Diamantregen" nachgebildet - Bild der Wissenschaft

Grafik Diamantregen Neptun

Diamond precipitation in icy giant planets

Foto: Greg Stewart / SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory


Planeten, in denen es Diamanten regnet - Frankfurter Rundschau

Auf Eisplaneten regnet es Diamanten - Spektrum der Wissenschaft

‘Diamond Sky’: Remembering The Cosmic Connection - Centuri Dreams

Conditions like those inside Neptune cause diamond formation - ars Technica

Scientists figure out how to make it rain diamonds - Mining.com

Chemie unter extremen Bedingungen. Diamant-Regen auf Uranus und Neptun - Deutschlandfunk

Scientists Create ‘Diamond Rain’ That Forms in the Interior of Icy Giant Planets - SLAC press release

Im Neptun regnet es Diamanten - HZDR press release

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  • Shock formation of diamond and lonsdaleite from graphite:

Diamond Meteor

From Bad Astronomy Blog

Foto: Phil Plait


Want to make a diamond? Slam an asteroid into the earth! - Bad Astronomy Blog by Phil Plait

Smash hit: Making 'diamond' that's harder than diamonds - Science News for Students

Looking For Diamonds in Meteorite Craters - MysteriousUniverse.org

SLAC Researchers Recreate the Extreme Universe in the Lab - SLAC press release

Shock compression research shows diamond could serve as meteor impact marker - LLNL press release

Puzzle of hexagonal diamond at meteorite sites solved - University of Warwick press release