Structure of Crystals - B108007
Title: Struktura krystalů
Guaranteed by: Department of Solid State Chemistry (108)
Actual: from 2019
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
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Guarantor: Čejka Jan Ing. Ph.D.
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Macro and microsymmetry are discussed in detail in both Schoenfliess and Hermann-Maugin notations. Various approaches to generation of equivalent and special positions are trained.
Aim of the course
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Students will be able to:

know basics of crystallography, the principles of point groups and space groups in generally used notations, Wyckoff notations for special positions and matrix calculations.

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R:Kraus I.,Struktura a vlastnosti krystalů,Academia,Praha,1993,802000372X

Learning resources -
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Electronic version of study materials

Syllabus -
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1. Definition of a crystal, coordinate system

2. Macroscopic symmetry

3. Equivalent positions

4. Schoenfliess and Hermann-Maugin notations of symmetry elements

5. Combination of symmetry elements

6. Point groups of symmetry

7. Crystal lattice

8. Microscopic symmetry elements

9. International Tables for Crystallography - basic knowledge

10. Simple space groups

11. Calculations in unit cell

12. Special positions, inorganic structure types

13. Allotropy, Polymorphism

14. Real crystal, defects in a crystal lattice

Registration requirements
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Mathematics I