Growing Crystals  
Beginning Crystallography
    Cochise College   

    Geology Home Page
    MINERALS and CRYSTALS             

    Roger Weller, geology instructor
    last edited: 3/22/18   


   what is a crystal?

   how crystals form

   materials needed

    experiment #1-growing alum crystals


   experiment #2-growing salt crystals


   experiment #3-growing copper sulfate crystals   


   experiment #4-growing mono ammonium phosphate crystals


experiment #5-growing sugar crystals


   recipes for growing crystals:
        links for crystal growing recipes

       potato crystallography-part 1-crystal symmetry  

       potato crystallography-part 2-crystal systems

       potato crystallography-part 3-crystal shapes


   crystallography links

   potential science fair projects

   commercial applications of growing crystals

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