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ASM Handbook

Materials Characterization

Edited by
Ruth E. Whan
Ruth E. Whan
Sandia National Laboratories
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ASM International
Volume
10
ISBN electronic:
978-1-62708-178-8
Publication date:
1986
Book Chapter

Single-Crystal X-Ray Diffraction

By
Richard L. Harlow
Richard L. Harlow
E.I. DuPont de Nemours
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Published:
1986
Page range:
344 - 356

Abstract

The primary goal of single-crystal x-ray diffraction is to determine crystal structure and the arrangement of atoms in a unit cell. This article discusses the diffraction of light through line gratings and explains the significance of crystal symmetry, space groups, and diffraction intensities. It also addresses phase and crystallographic analysis along with related challenges, and presents several application examples highlighting various experimental techniques.

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Richard L. Harlow, 1986. "Single-Crystal X-Ray Diffraction", Materials Characterization, Ruth E. Whan

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