Dissemination of IT for the Promotion of Materials Science (DoITPoMS)

DoITPoMS Teaching & Learning Packages Lattice Planes and Miller Indices

Lattice Planes and Miller Indices

This teaching and learning package provides an introduction to the method used to describe planes of atoms in a crystalline material. The practical uses of describing planes of atoms are also addressed.


A high resolution transmission electron micrograph showing planes of atoms in Boron-Nitride Micrograph library 546

First created: September 2006. Last updated: January 2008. Converted to HTML5: August 2018.

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