Entered: Tue Dec 21 2010

Operating systems: AIX; Irix; Linux; Solaris

Type: Binary

Languages: C++


Application fields: Topology, symmetry


Description: Interactively examines the Wulff shapes of crystals with specified symmetries. Wulff shape is the shape that possesses the lowest surface energy for a fixed volume, and hence represents the ideal shape that the crystal would take in the absence of other constraints.

References: http://www.ctcms.nist.gov/wulffman/


Last updated: 09 May 2011