The Inextricably Entangled Skein

  • D. Weaire
  • F. Wooten
Part of the Institute for Amorphous Studies Series book series (IASS)


In an earlier article (Weaire, 1985), one of the present authors reviewed some of the ideas and methods which have been aimed at the understanding of the random structure of amorphous solids and analogous two- dimensional structures, such as that of the 2d soap froth. The enigmatic title “The constraint of discord” was taken from a nineteenth century reference.


Random Network Random Structure Amorphous Solid Diamond Structure Annealed Structure 
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© Plenum Press , New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Weaire
    • 1
  • F. Wooten
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Pure and Applied PhysicsTrinity CollegeDublin 2Ireland
  2. 2.Department of Applied ScienceUniversity of California, Davis/LivermoreLivermoreUSA

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