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Quasicrystal diffraction pattern

  1. Dec 6, 2011 #1
    hey all.

    i was wondering whats the diffrance between quasicrystal diffraction pattern and normal crystals (single and multiple)..

    where can i find some info about the diffrences?

    thanks ,

    alon
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 6, 2011 #2
    The X ray diffraction pattern will show peaks for both quasi crystals and crystals due to rotational symmetry But quasi crystals do not posses translational symmetry and crystals do.
     
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