• A spiral growth model for quasicrystals in two dimensions

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    • Keywords


      Quasicrystals; tilings; five-fold symmetry

    • Abstract


      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.

    • Author Affiliations


      S Baranidharan1

      1. Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore - 560 012, India
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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