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Dynamics of Soft-Matter Quasicrystals with 18-Fold Symmetry

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Part of the Springer Series in Materials Science book series (SSMATERIALS, volume 260)

Abstract

The discovery of 18-fold symmetry quasicrystals in colloids by Fischer et al. [1] presents fundamental importance, the meaning of the event does not lie only on a discovery of a new quasicrystal, but also on a new kind of the structure of two-dimensional quasicrystals.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Beijing Institute of TechnologyBeijingChina

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