Imperfections in Solids

Defects in Crystals: In a perfect crystal all the particles are present at their respective positions. However, no crystal is perfect, every crystal is associated with some deviations. These deviations are called defects (or) imperfections. These are mainly two types. Stoichiometric defects Non- Stoichiometric defects Stoichiometric defects: The compounds in which ratio between number of Read more about Imperfections in Solids[…]