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waves shown as full lines in Fig. 4–10 represent the variations in electric field

intensity E with time t of two rays on any given wave front in a diffracted x-ray

beam ...

**Vector**addition of waves. Fig. 4–12. A wave**vector**in the complex plane. The twowaves shown as full lines in Fig. 4–10 represent the variations in electric field

intensity E with time t of two rays on any given wave front in a diffracted x-ray

beam ...

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OM and ON of the

counterclockwise by 90°; thus multiplication by i converts the horizontal

into the vertical

OM and ON of the

**vector**. Note that multiplication of a**vector**by i rotates itcounterclockwise by 90°; thus multiplication by i converts the horizontal

**vector**2into the vertical

**vector**2i. Multiplication twice by i, that is, by to - – 1, rotates a**vector**...Page 491

The

product of the absolute values of the two

between ...

The

**vector**product (or cross product) of two**vectors**a and b, written a X b, is a**vector**c at right angles to the plane of a and b, and equal in magnitude to theproduct of the absolute values of the two

**vectors**and the sine of the angle abetween ...

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### Contents

PROPERTIES OF XRAYs | 1 |

THE GEOMETRY OF CRYSTALs | 29 |

27 | 36 |

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absorption coefficient absorption edge alloy analysis angle atomic number austenite axis back-reflection Bragg angle Bragg law Bravais lattice calculated chart circle composition constant copper counter counting rate cubic curve Debye ring decreases density determined diffracted beam diffraction lines diffraction pattern diffraction spot diffractometer direction distance effect electrons elements equation error example face-centered face-centered cubic factor film filter fluorescent radiation focusing Geiger counter given grain hexagonal incident beam indices integrated intensity lattice parameter Laue method Laue spots martensite measured metal normal obtained orthorhombic parallel percent phase photograph pinhole plotted pole figure position powder pattern preferred orientation produced pulses rays reciprocal lattice reflecting planes relative rhombohedral rotation sample scaler scattering shown in Fig slit solid solution spacing specimen stress structure substance surface temperature tetragonal thickness tion transmission twin unit cell vector voltage wavelength x-ray beam x-ray diffraction x-ray method x-ray tube zone