The geometry, topology and structure of amorphous solids

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2010

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Lee, Cheuk
Stachurski, Zbigniew
Welberry, Thomas

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Pergamon Press

Abstract

Clusters of atoms can be divided into three categories depending on their topology. One of the categories provides the basis for development of a model of a perfectly random structure (ideal amorphous solid) using the non-equilateral triangle topology in

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Keywords: Amorphous models; Amorphous solids; Amorphousness; Atomic displacement; Cluster topology; Coordination shells; Debye scattering; Equilateral triangles; Molecular models; Multiatomic glass; Pair correlation functions; Pair distribution functions; Peak posi Amorphousness; Cluster topology; Debye scattering; Multiatomic glass

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Acta Materialia

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Journal article

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10.1016/j.actamat.2009.09.040

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2037-12-31