Mathematical Crystallography

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Worked examples in the Geometry of Crystals, the 2nd edition, published in 2001 (updated 2006), is now available for free download from this site.

The book deals with the mathematical crystallography of materials. It is intended for use by students and by anyone interested in phase transformations or interfaces.

ISBN 0-904357-94-5, published by the Institute of Materials, 1 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DB. Reviewed in Acta Crystallographica A57 (2001) 478.

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1st edition
Free download, published 2017


Orientation Relationships

Slip, Twinning and other Invariant-Plane Strains

Martensitic Transformations

Interfaces in Crystalline Solids

Appendices and References

Slide Presentations

Library of Relevant Computer Programs

Introduction to Crystallography

Crystallographic texture

Crystalline Trees

coincidence-site lattice
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