Representation of Crystal Structures - Melinda Darby Dyar, Mickey E. Gunter & Dennis Tasa

Representation of Crystal Structures

  • Release Date: Dec 13th, 2018
  • Genre: Geology


Physical models and computer generated 3-D models are used to represent the atomic structure of mineral crystals. This chapter explores how these models are constructed and explains the data required to build an accurate 3-D model of a mineral crystal.
Topics covered in Chapter 14 include: Visualizations of Crystal Structures Andalusite Example Building Computer-Based and Physical Models of Minerals and More Examples