ĶST559 Crystallography and Crystal Chemistry

Code ĶST559
Name Crystallography and Crystal Chemistry
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice; Courses of Free Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Chemistry and Chemical Technology
Faculty Department of Silicate, High Temperature and Inorganic Nanomaterials Technology
Academic staff Ingunda Šperberga
Credit points 2.0 (3.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Crystals, their main properties: homogeneity, anisotropy, ability to form polyhedrons, symmetry. Groups of mode of point and spatial symmetry. Common forms and combinations. Crystallographic axis. Symbols of faces. Bravais lattices. X-ray metry. Cubic and hexagonal arrangement of close-packing beads. Atomic and ionic indexes. Isomorphism, polymorphism, morphotrophy..
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