Starting from the discovery of a new state of solid matter - a state intermediate between crystal and glass - about a hundred so-called quasicrystalline alloys have been discovered. Their investigation is still at an early stage but important advances, both theoretical and practical, seem certain.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1990|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- History and Philosophy of Science