A Forum of Forward-Looking Scientific Vision

The aims of the Workshop were to review the  status of U. S. high- pressure research and  to identify future grand challenges in the following nine thrust areas:
* Integrated high pressure science
* Dense condensed-matter physics
* Chemical bonding under compression
* High-pressure materials research
* High-pressure petrology and mineralogy
* Deep Earth geochemistry
* Mission to the Earth’s core
* High pressure seismology and elasticity
* Biological and organic systems under pressure

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Workshop Dates: 
Saturday, April 29, 2006 to Monday, May 1, 2006
Workshop Location: 
Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory Argonne , IL 60439