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Next Generation Crystal Viewer

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Crystal Viewer is a tool on
•Crystal Viewer 2.0 (CV2) was created, but was never published.
•Our team was to critique CV2, but decided to completely redo the tool.
•Bravais lattice, crystal structure, material, number of cell repetitions, etc.
•Generate rotatable crystal structure as vtk output
•Tailored toward introductory materials science students
•Advanced options are available to customize your unit cell.


Saumitra Raj Mehrotra; Michael Povolotskyi; Sebastian Steiger; Tillmann Christoph Kubis; Abhijeet Paul; Xingshu Sun; Victoria Savikhin; Gerhard Klimeck (2013), "Crystal Viewer Tool," (DOI: 10.4231/D3VT1GP85).

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  • Zach Schaffter; Gerhard Klimeck; osiris vincent ntarugera; Kevin Margatan (2014), "Next Generation Crystal Viewer,"

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