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Published: 24 May 2007

480 Pages | 163 b+w line drawings, 59 halftones


ISBN: 9780198567776

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Aperiodic Crystals

From Modulated Phases to Quasicrystals

Ted Janssen, Gervais Chapuis, and Marc de Boissieu

International Union of Crystallography Monographs on Crystallography

  • Detailed introduction to the field of aperiodic crystals
  • Encompasses the field of quasicrystals and gives an excellent introduction to the topic of the 2011 Chemistry Nobel Prize attributed to Dan Shechtman
  • Extends and generalizes the concept of quasicrystals in the framework of aperiodic crystals
  • Accessible to undergraduates
  • Presents some of the newest results in the field

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