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Simple tilings by polyhedra with five- and six-sided faces

Delgado-Friedrichs, Olaf; O'Keeffe, Michael

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Thirteen tilings of space by simple polyhedra with five- and six-sided faces (fullerenes) are reported in which there are up to 11 kinds of vertex (vertex 11-transitive). All tilings contain dodecahedra and one or more of nine other kinds of tile. The duals are tilings by tetrahedra and include the four simplest of the known Frank-Kasper intermetallic structure phases. A fifth structure involving just the Frank-Kasper coordination polyhedra has a higher average coordination number than any...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/56911
Source: Acta Crystallographica Section A: Foundations of Crystallography
DOI: 10.1107/S0108767310029363

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