Do any substances have a higher melting point than diamond?

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Is there any substance which has higher melting point than diamond ?
« Last Edit: 12/10/2009 19:25:56 by chris »

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Yes, I think tungsten is the element with the highest MP and tungsten carbides are even higher.
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Is there any substance which has higher melting point than diamond ?
At which pressure? Diamond *doesn't* melt at standard pressure, it sublimates.