1R50.20 Crystal Models (Bravais Lattices)

Concepts

Bravais lattice, crystal structure

Overview

This is a complete set of ball-and-stick crystal models for all 14 Bravais lattices in 3D.

Details

Equipment

  • [1] Primitive cubic model
  • [1] Body-centred cubic model
  • [1] Face-centred cubic model
  • [1] Rhombohedral model
  • [1] Hexagonal model
  • [1] Primitive tetragonal model
  • [1] Body-centred tetragonal model
  • [1] Primitive orthorhombic model
  • [1] Base-centred orthorhombic model
  • [1] Body-centred orthorhombic model
  • [1] Face-centred orthorhombic model
  • [1] Primitive monoclinic model
  • [1] Base-centred monoclinic model
  • [1] Triclinic model

Script

This is largely a show-and-tell demo. You select which models you want to highlight. Students may find it useful to be able to handle the models personally, which is great for a small class.

 

Additional Resources

References

  • PIRA 1R50.20

Disclaimer

  • Don't attempt this at home!

Last revised

  • 2018

Technicals

  • These models were made by Leybold.

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If you have any questions about the demos or notes you would like to add to this page, contact Ricky Chu at ricky_chu AT sfu DOT ca.