Werner Kaminsky

Representative Publications

"Optical rotation of achiral compounds." K. Claborn, C.Isborn, W. Kaminsky, B. Kahr, Angewandte Chemie int. ed 47, 5706-5717, (2008).

"From *.cif to virtual morphology: new aspects of predicting crystal shapes as part of the WinXMorph program." W. Kaminsky, J. Appl. Cryst., 40, 382-385, (2007)

"WinXMorph: a computer program to draw crystal morphology, growth sectors and cross-sections with export files in VRML V2.0 utf8-virtual reality format." W. Kaminsky, J. Appl. Crystallogr. 38, 566-567, (2005)

"Dispersion of anomalous optical rotatory and circular dichroic signals in dyed K2SO4 crystals." W. Kaminsky, J.Herreros-Cedres, M. A. Geday, B. Kahr, Chirality 15, 855-S61, (2004) Click here to download a reprint of this article

"Circular Dichroism Imaging Microscopy: Application to enantiomorphous twinning in biaxial crystals of 1,8-dihydroxyanthraquinone." K. Claborn, E. Faucher, W. Kaminsky, Bart Kahr, J Am Chem Soc. 125, 14825-14831 (2003) Click here to download a reprint of this article

"Calculation of optical properties of the tetraphenyl-X family of isomorphous crystals (X=C, Si, Ge, Sn, Pb)." K.Claborn, B. Kahr, W. Kaminsky, Cryst. Eng. Comm. 4, 252-256, (2002) Click here to download a reprint of this article

"A low-temperature tilter system and its application to the measurement of the anisotropy of optical rotation in K2ZnCl4 in the vicinity of the phase transition at 145K."  D.Y. Kim, W. Kaminsky and A.M. Glazer, Phase Transitions 73, 533-563, (2001)

"Experimental and phenomenological aspects of circular birefringence and related properties in transparent crystals." W. Kaminsky, REVIEW Rep. Prog. Phys. 63, 1575-1640, (2000) Click here to download a reprint of this article

"Images of absolute retardance L×Dn, using the rotating polariser method." M. A. Geday, W. Kaminsky, J. G. Lewis, A. M. Glazer, J. of Microscopy 198, 1-9, (2000) Click here to download a reprint of this article

"Determination of optical activity in monoclinic tartaric acid, (2R, 3R)-(+)-C4H6O6, using the 'tilter'-method." D. Mucha K. Stadnicka, W. Kaminsky and A. M. Glazer, J. Phys. C: Condens. Matter 9, 10829-10842, (1997)

"Crystal optics of Mannitol, C6H14O6: Crystal growth, structure, basic physical properties, birefringence, optical activity, Faraday effect, electro-optic related effect and model calculations." W. Kaminsky, A. M. Glazer, Z. Kristallogr. 212, 283-296,(1997)

"A new optical imaging system for birefringent media." A. M.Glazer, J. G.Lewis, W.Kaminsky J. Royal Soc. London A452, 2751-2765, (1996)

"Measurement of optical rotation in crystals." W. Kaminsky, A. M.Glazer, Ferroelectrics 183, 133-141,(1996)

"Reinvestigation of electrogyration in triglycine sulphate." W. Kaminsky, Phase Transitions 52, 235-259,(1994)



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