3D crystal models and 3D structures

3D model of a quartz twin

This project aims to design 3D models of crystal models and mineral structures that can be visualised on the computer or printed with a 3D printer. All these models can be consulted in the following links:

3D crystal models and structures

Modelos cristalográficos y estructuras en 3D (In Spanish)

Or on my thingiverse page

This project has been made possible thanks to the funding received through the teaching innovation projects of the Universidad Complutense de Madrid (PI: Carlos M. Pina).

An example of a calcite 3D model

Carlos Pimentel
Carlos Pimentel
Assistant professor