Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Law of Rational Indices

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6811

The lengths of intercepts of different crystal faces on any crystallographic axis are in ratios of small integers. (Rhodes G (1999) Crystallography made crystal clear: A guide for users of macromolecular models. Elsevier Science and Technology Books, New York)

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA