Structure of Crystals - N108001
Title: Struktura krystalů
Guaranteed by: Department of Solid State Chemistry (108)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2018 to 2020
Semester: both
Points: 3
E-Credits: 3
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 2/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: winter:25 / unknown (unknown)
summer:unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Additional information: http://Výuka probíhá jen v ZS
Note: you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: Čejka Jan Ing. Ph.D.
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
Last update: TAJ108 (30.08.2013)
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 -
Last update: TAJ108 (30.08.2013)

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.

Literature -
Last update: TAJ108 (30.08.2013)

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

Learning resources -
Last update: TAJ108 (06.09.2013)

Electronic version of study materials

Syllabus -
Last update: Čejka Jan Ing. Ph.D. (31.03.2015)

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 -
Last update: TAJ108 (06.09.2013)

Mathematics I

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1 28
3 / 3 84 / 84
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Oral examination 100