Lattice Direction in HCP unit cell

by Woopydalan
Tags: cell, direction, lattice, unit
Woopydalan is offline
Oct4-13, 03:30 AM
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I am having difficulty understand the method to finding lattice directions in a HCP unit cell. I don't understand the funky vector rules where you do some sort of circle around to find the vector.

I haven't found any decent info on it on google search, can anyone elucidate?
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