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Published: 12 December 2012

284 Pages | 100 b/w line drawings

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199659234

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Incommensurate Crystallography

Sander Van Smaalen

International Union of Crystallography Monographs on Crystallography

  • First textbook dealing with crystallography of incommensurately modulated crystals and incommensurate composite crystals.
  • Provides a comprehensive account of the superspace theory - necessary background for the understanding of incommensurability in crystal structures.
  • Includes a complete account of crystallographic methods of structural analysis of incommensurate crystals.
  • Important applications in the study of materials like high-temperature superconductors, low-dimensional electronic crystals, charge-density wave compounds, magnetic materials and ferroelectrics.

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