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  1. Metallic Phase with Long-Range Orientational Order and No Translational Symmetry.

    Metallic Phase with Long-Range Orientational Order and No Translational Symmetry.

    [In] Physical Review Letters Volume 53, Number 20. 12 November, 1984. [Together with] LEVINE, Don, & Paul Joseph Steinhardt. Quasicrystals: A New Class of Ordered Structures. [In] Physical Review Letters Volume 53, Number 26. 24 December, 1984.
    First editions, first impressions of the paper announcing the discovery of quasi-crystals by Daniel Shechtman and the follow-up paper that confirmed his results. Chemist Daniel Shechtman (1941- ) of the Israel Institute of Technology was spending a sabbatical at Johns Hopkins University during the early 1980s when he discovered quasiperiodic crystals, which are ordered but not periodic, a chemical structure previously believed to be impossible. Learn More
    £650

    Date of Publication: 1984

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 86384

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