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Quasicrystals

  1. Enrique Maciá1,
  2. Jean- Marie Dubois2,
  3. Patricia Ann Thiel3

Published Online: 15 JUL 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.e22_e01.pub2

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Maciá, E., Marie Dubois, J.-. and Ann Thiel, P. 2008. Quasicrystals. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

  2. 2

    Ecole des Mines, Nancy, France

  3. 3

    Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, United States

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2008

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Structural Aspects
3.Preparation of Quasicrystalline Phases
4.Chemical Composition
5.Electrical Conductivity
6.Thermal Conductivity and Diffusivity
7.Mechanical and Surface Properties
8.Potential Applications
8.1.Composites
8.2.Coatings
8.3.Catalysis
8.4.Other Applications
9.Acknowledgement