Table 1

Geometrical characteristics of low-index Co crystallographic planes in bcc, fcc, and hcp structures.

Crystallographic orientation

Lattice pattern

Lattice parameters (pm)

Interlayer distance (pm)


Co-fcc(100)

251 × 251

177

Co-fcc(110)

251 × 355

125

Co-fcc(111)

251 × 251

205

Co-hcp(0001)

251 × 251

204

Co-hcp(11-20)

434 × 407

125

Co-hcp(10-10)

251 × 407

72

145

Co-bcc(100)

284 × 284

142

Co-bcc(110)

284 × 402

201

Co-bcc(111)

402 × 402

82

164

Ge(111)

400 × 400

82

245


bcc, body-centered cubic; fcc, face-centered cubic; hcp, hexagonal close-packed; pm, picometer.

Huang et al. Nanoscale Research Letters 2012 7:189   doi:10.1186/1556-276X-7-189

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