Chapter 5.2 Transformations of symmetry operations (motions)
First Online Edition (2006)
Part 5. Transformations in crystallography
Published Online: 1 JAN 2006
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International Tables for Crystallography
How to Cite
Arnold, H. 2006. Transformations of symmetry operations (motions). International Tables for Crystallography. A:5:5.2:86–89.
- Published Online: 1 JAN 2006
In this chapter, matrix notation is used to describe transformations of symmetry operations. Some important invariants, especially the metric tensor, are discussed and, as an example, the structures of low and high cristobalite are compared.
- symmetry operations;
- metric tensor