Topology and interpenetration

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Avery useful approach to both the design and analysis of crystal structures is the use of nets. Complicated structures can be reduced to simple networks to gain a better understanding of the way that the constituent components arrange themselves. It also provides a powerful way of controlling that arrangement and thus ultimately properties of the material overall.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMetal-Organic Frameworks: Design and Application
EditorsLeonard R MacGillivray
Place of PublicationHoboken USA
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons
Pages91 - 130
Number of pages40
ISBN (Print)9780470195567
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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