JMP  Vol.5 No.6 , April 2014
The Structure of Icosahedral Quasicrystals and Seven Blunders in Quasicrystallography
Affiliation(s)
UHRL, San Jose, USA.
ABSTRACT

This structural study of quasicrystals is based on extremely dense icosahedral unit cells that are systematically and consistently measured for the first time. The structure and pattern indexation are 3-dimensional. A formula is given for scattering from atoms in hierarchic arrangement and geometric series. The Quasi-Bragg law is a new law in physics, with possible applications beyond crystallography. The structure is compared with previous, unsuccessful, and contradictory, attempts at analysis.


Cite this paper
Bourdillon, A. (2014) The Structure of Icosahedral Quasicrystals and Seven Blunders in Quasicrystallography. Journal of Modern Physics, 5, 488-496. doi: 10.4236/jmp.2014.56060.
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