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Vertex-, face-, point-, Schläfli-, and Delaney-symbols in nets, polyhedra and tilings: recommended terminology

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Abstract

We review the various kinds of symbols used to characterize the topology of vertices in 3-periodic nets, tiles and polyhedra, and symbols for tilings, making a recommendation for uniform nomenclature where there is some confusion and misapplication of terminology.

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The article was received on 01 Jun 2009, accepted on 08 Jul 2009 and first published on 28 Jul 2009


Article type: Highlight
DOI: 10.1039/B910671E
Citation: CrystEngComm, 2010,12, 44-48
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    Vertex-, face-, point-, Schläfli-, and Delaney-symbols in nets, polyhedra and tilings: recommended terminology

    V. A. Blatov, M. O'Keeffe and D. M. Proserpio, CrystEngComm, 2010, 12, 44
    DOI: 10.1039/B910671E

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