What is a unit cell? Explain bravais lattices


Asked by mangeshkale423 | 25th Feb, 2020, 05:12: PM

Expert Answer:

A unit cell is smallest 3-D portion of a solid consisting of constituent particles of solids in repetative and regular arrangements. 
Bravais lattice- Bravais lattice refers to different 3-D configurations in which atoms, in which atoms can be arranged in crystal. In simple words, we can say that this is the way to describe a lattice. There are 14 types of Bravais lattice. 
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Answered by Ravi | 26th Feb, 2020, 06:34: PM

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