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09 February 2008

424 Pages | 280 line drawings and diagrams, 20 halftones, 4pp color plates

ISBN: 9780199236565

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Polymorphism in Molecular Crystals

First Edition

Joel Bernstein

International Union of Crystallography Monographs on Crystallography

  • First comprehensive coverage of polymorphism in one volume
  • Approximately 300 diagrams to illustrate similarities, differences in structure and properties, including many in stereo and some in color
  • Covers historical development, physical principles, control of polymorphic form, experimental and computational aspects, study of structure-property relations
  • Numerous examples of applications in the fields of pharmaceuticals, pigments, and explosives, and examines its importance in recent patent litigations
  • Over 1300 references

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