X's & O's

Year: 
2016
Ranking: 
Entrant
Artist: 
Maxwell D. Radin
Department: 
Materials
Lab: 
Van der Ven Lab

Description

This image represents a cluster basis function for Jahn-Teller distortions in the Li-ion battery material lithium nickel oxide. A cluster basis function is a mathematical construct describing the symmetry of atomic interactions; the circles represents nickel atoms, and the bars electron orbitals.

CSEP CNSI Schuller Lab UCSB