Spring 2016: Materials 286G. Structural families of functional materials
Place and time: Engr. 1335, M & W, 2:00 pm to 3:15 pm.
Office hours: After class or by appointment.
Printable (PDF) periodic table from NIST with electronic configurations.
Interactive periodic table with effective ionic radii (Shannon-Prewitt).
The VESTA Crystal Structure drawing package (and more): Download and install from here. This program works on all platforms. It is required for assignments.
Database of some mineral crystal structures. The cif files that can be downloaded are directly read by VESTA.
A demo version of the principal database of Inorganic Crystal Structures is available at FIZ Inorganic Crystal Structure Database
CRC Handbook of Physics and Chemistry online (useful physical and chemical data including solid state properties). CRC Online
PDF file of bond valence parameters including the exponential bond valence relationship, and the source cif file:
CIF from CCP14
Brian Barazza, Cu(NCN): PDF
Sophie Berg, NLO in LiNbO3: PDF
Joshua Bocarsly, Skyrmions: PDF
Brian Callaway, SiC: PDF
Clayton Cozzan, Quantum Cutting: PDF
Hayden Evans, Hybrids with Exciton Confinement: PDF
Douglas Fabini, Instabilities in solids: PDF
Abel Fernandez, Oxide-ion Conduction for SOFCs: PDF
John Goiri, Quasicrystals: PDF
Emily Levin, Magnetic Shape Memory: PDF
Molleigh Preefer, Li-S Batteries: PDF
Julija Vinckeviciute, Li-excess Cathode Materials: PDF
Kira Wyckoff, Photocatalysis: PDF