Monday, April 29, 2013

1304.7129 (V. I. Marchenko)

On twinning in smectic crystals    [PDF]

V. I. Marchenko
It is shown that mechanical twinning in smectic crystals is possible. The structure of the boundary of twins for a small disorientation of crystallites is determined. The periodic twin structure, which should appear at the tension of the smectic layer, is proposed.
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