Crystalline interface | definition of crystalline interface by Medical dictionary
in dentistry, a boundary between adjacent crystals.
crys·tal·line in·ter·face (kristă-lēn intĕr-fās)
In dentistry, boundary between adjacent crystals.
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This knowledge-based design of polymers with high affinity for crystalline interfaces
holds great promise for many areas of science and technology in which crystallization plays a decisive role.
The higher energy crystalline interfaces
reduce the free energy barrier for nucleation increasing the probability of forming a stable nuclei, and more importantly increase the number of potential nucleation sites.