Elasticity and Dislocations in Pentagonal and Icosahedral Quasicrystals

Dov Levine, T. C. Lubensky, Stellan Ostlund, Sriram Ramaswamy, Paul Joseph Steinhardt, John Toner

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Theories for elasticity and dislocation defects in two-dimensional pentagonal and three-dimensional icosahedral quasicrystals are presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1520-1523
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical review letters
Issue number14
StatePublished - 1985
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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