ePrints@IIScePrints@IISc Home | About | Browse | Latest Additions | Advanced Search | Contact | Help

A spiral growth model for quasicrystals in two dimensions

Baranidharan, S (1990) A spiral growth model for quasicrystals in two dimensions. In: Pramana - Journal of Physics, 35 (6). L593-L598.

Spiral.pdf - Published Version

Download (275kB)
Official URL: http://www.springerlink.com/content/wx237724t32017...


Spiral space filling geometrical constructions using rhombuses in two dimensions are considered as plausible mechanisms for quasicrystal growth. These models will show staircase-like features which may be observed experimentally.

Item Type: Journal Article
Publication: Pramana - Journal of Physics
Publisher: Indian Academy of Sciences
Additional Information: Copyright of this article belongs to Indian Academy of Sciences.
Keywords: Quasicrystals - tilings - five-fold symmetry
Department/Centre: Division of Physical & Mathematical Sciences > Physics
Date Deposited: 07 Jan 2011 11:44
Last Modified: 07 Jan 2011 11:44
URI: http://eprints.iisc.ac.in/id/eprint/34890

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item