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The science of crystal structure and phenomena.

crys′tal·log′ra·pher n.
crys′tal·lo·graph′ic (-lə-grăf′ĭk), crys′tal·lo·graph′i·cal adj.
crys′tal·lo·graph′i·cal·ly adv.
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Noun1.crystallographer - a specialist in crystallography
specialiser, specialist, specializer - an expert who is devoted to one occupation or branch of learning


[ˌkrɪstəˈlɒgrəfəʳ] Ncristalógrafo/a m/f
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Name: For Alla Bogdanovaa (1947-), crystallographer at the Geological Institute, Kola Science Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Apatity, Kola Peninsula, Russia.
About the authors: Mathai Mathew is a crystallographer in the Dental Crystallography Division of the Paffenbarger Research Center, American Dental Association Health Foundation at NIST.
The researchers didn't set out to look for the quadruplex, says Cambridge crystallographer Harold R.
Walter is formally trained as a protein crystallographer and protein biochemist and has over ten years industrial experience working in pharmaceutical and consumer products research.
The results of this study, co-authored by crystallographer Nicholas Taylor, appeared in the Journal of the American Chemical Society (2003, 125, 12700).
Finger is a crystallographer who retired from the Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution of Washington about 2 years ago.
Rheingold, a crystallographer at the University of Delaware in Newark who collaborated on the study, calls triboluminescence "a beautiful phenomenon in search of an application.
Mineralogist and crystallographer Abe Rosenzweig retired recently from his long-time position on the Editorial Board of the Mineralogical Record, a position he held for 27 years; he was also a member of the Board of Directors until 1995, and served his turn as President of the corporation.
Kunstleve, a crystallographer in Zurich who has been enumerating sequences that arise in studying the number of atoms in various solids.
A crystallographer by training, she is a full professor in both the departments of chemistry and computing and information science.
Berman, an X-ray crystallographer at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.
PHOTO : Manuel Navia, an x-ray crystallographer at Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge, MA, prepares