Aims of the BACG
"encourage scientific and technological communication and discussion of the theory and practice of the growth of crystals, industrial bulk crystallisation and the appraisal of crystals"
"include in its field of interest all types of inorganic and organic crystalline materials including metals, ceramics, inorganic and organic compounds, polymers and electronic-device materials"
"be interdisciplinary in character, and represent crystal growth activities in industry, research laboratories and establishments of higher education in the United Kingdom"
"undertake an educational role within its field of interest"
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