Lattice on a sphere

  1. atyy

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    Most lattices I've come across in condensed matter, like the Kitaev model, are regular lattices and don't fit on a sphere.

    Are lattice simulations ever put on a sphere in condensed matter, and if so what sort of lattice is used?
     
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