Possibility of gravitational tempering in colloidal epitaxy to obtain a perfect crystal

Atsushi Mori, Yoshihisa Suzuki, Shigeki Matsuo

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We have performed Monte Carlo simulations of hard spheres on a pattern under gravity. We found that a crystal formed at a moderate gravity strength contains essentially no defects while the one formed at a higher gravity strength contains a significant amount of defects. This result suggests the possibility of using gravitational tempering in a colloidal epitaxy to reduce the number of defects in the colloidal crystals. Moreover, we wish to emphasize on the possibility of obtaining a perfect crystal.

元の言語English
ページ(範囲)1069-1071
ページ数3
ジャーナルChemistry Letters
41
発行部数10
DOI
出版物ステータスPublished - 2012
外部発表Yes

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Tempering
Epitaxial growth
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Possibility of gravitational tempering in colloidal epitaxy to obtain a perfect crystal. / Mori, Atsushi; Suzuki, Yoshihisa; Matsuo, Shigeki.

:: Chemistry Letters, 巻 41, 番号 10, 2012, p. 1069-1071.

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Mori, Atsushi ; Suzuki, Yoshihisa ; Matsuo, Shigeki. / Possibility of gravitational tempering in colloidal epitaxy to obtain a perfect crystal. :: Chemistry Letters. 2012 ; 巻 41, 番号 10. pp. 1069-1071.
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