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A century of crystallography

Author: Chowdhury, Kanchan Kumar

Keywords: Crystallography
X-ray crystallography

Issue Date: 2014-01

Publisher: National Council of Science Museums, Kolkata

Description: The United Nations declared 2014 as the 'International Year of Crystallography' to commemorate 100 years since the award of Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of X-ray diffraction by crystals. The International Year of Crystallography 2014 highlights the continuing importance of crystallography and its role in addressing post-2015 development issues such as food security, safe drinking water, health care, sustainable energy and environmental mitigation. The present paper brings out some important applications of crystallography in our life and its future impact.

Description: Includes bibliographical references.

Source: National Council of Science Museums

Type: Article

Received From: National Council of Science Museums


DC Field Value
dc.contributor.author Chowdhury, Kanchan Kumar
dc.date.accessioned 2017-06-16T10:06:08Z
dc.date.available 2017-06-16T10:06:08Z
dc.description Includes bibliographical references.
dc.date.issued 2014-01
dc.description.abstract The United Nations declared 2014 as the 'International Year of Crystallography' to commemorate 100 years since the award of Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of X-ray diffraction by crystals. The International Year of Crystallography 2014 highlights the continuing importance of crystallography and its role in addressing post-2015 development issues such as food security, safe drinking water, health care, sustainable energy and environmental mitigation. The present paper brings out some important applications of crystallography in our life and its future impact.
dc.source National Council of Science Museums
dc.format.extent 76-86p.: col.ill.
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher National Council of Science Museums, Kolkata
dc.subject Crystallography
X-ray crystallography
dc.type Article
dc.identifier.issuenumber 2 (Vol.4)
1 (Vol.5)
dc.format.medium text
DC Field Value
dc.contributor.author Chowdhury, Kanchan Kumar
dc.date.accessioned 2017-06-16T10:06:08Z
dc.date.available 2017-06-16T10:06:08Z
dc.description Includes bibliographical references.
dc.date.issued 2014-01
dc.description.abstract The United Nations declared 2014 as the 'International Year of Crystallography' to commemorate 100 years since the award of Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of X-ray diffraction by crystals. The International Year of Crystallography 2014 highlights the continuing importance of crystallography and its role in addressing post-2015 development issues such as food security, safe drinking water, health care, sustainable energy and environmental mitigation. The present paper brings out some important applications of crystallography in our life and its future impact.
dc.source National Council of Science Museums
dc.format.extent 76-86p.: col.ill.
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher National Council of Science Museums, Kolkata
dc.subject Crystallography
X-ray crystallography
dc.type Article
dc.identifier.issuenumber 2 (Vol.4)
1 (Vol.5)
dc.format.medium text