Growing Crystals  
                  
Beginning Crystallography
    Cochise College   

    Geology Home Page               

    Roger Weller, geology instructor
    (
wellerr@cochise.edu)
    last edited: 12/22/15   

 
   introduction



   what is a crystal?
 


   how crystals form
 


   materials needed
 

  
   experiments
    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

   crystallography
       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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