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von Laue Formulation of X-ray Diffraction by a Crystal 97 \

reflection from a particular family of lattice planes, separated by a distance d.

Incident and reflected rays are shown for the two neighboring planes. The path ...

von Laue Formulation of X-ray Diffraction by a Crystal 97 \

**Figure**6.1 A Braggreflection from a particular family of lattice planes, separated by a distance d.

Incident and reflected rays are shown for the two neighboring planes. The path ...

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(a)

Bravais lattices belonging to the seven crystal systems: (a) cubic: (b) tetragonal; (

c) orthorhombic ; (d) monoclinic; (e) triclinic; (f) trigonal; (g) hexagonal. (b) <" > (c)

as] ...

(a)

**Figure**7.3 Objects whose symmetries are the point-group symmetries ofBravais lattices belonging to the seven crystal systems: (a) cubic: (b) tetragonal; (

c) orthorhombic ; (d) monoclinic; (e) triclinic; (f) trigonal; (g) hexagonal. (b) <" > (c)

as] ...

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In the same way, one can reduce the point symmetry of the centered tetragonal

lattice to orthorhombic in two ways, stretching either along one set of parallel

lines drawn in

set ...

In the same way, one can reduce the point symmetry of the centered tetragonal

lattice to orthorhombic in two ways, stretching either along one set of parallel

lines drawn in

**Figure**7.4a to produce body-centered orthorhombic, or along oneset ...

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### Contents

The Dmle Theory of Metals | 1 |

The Sommerfeld Theory of Metals | 29 |

Failures of the Free Electron Model | 57 |

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