## Elements of X-ray Diffraction Intended to acquaint the reader with the theory of x-ray diffraction, the experimental methods involved, and the main applications. The book is a collection of principles and methods stressing X-ray diffraction rather than metallurgy. |

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The following question then arises : is the

sum of the

an atom of atomic number Z , i.e. , an atom containing Z electrons , scatter a

...

The following question then arises : is the

**wave**scattered by an atom simply thesum of the

**waves**scattered by its component electrons ? More precisely , doesan atom of atomic number Z , i.e. , an atom containing Z electrons , scatter a

**wave**...

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To find an analytical expression for a vector representing a

vector in the complex plane as in Fig . 4-12 . Here again the amplitude and phase

of the

To find an analytical expression for a vector representing a

**wave**, draw the**wave**vector in the complex plane as in Fig . 4-12 . Here again the amplitude and phase

of the

**wave**are given by A , the length of the vector , and d , the angle between ...Page 136

Adding the scattered

addition of the complex numbers representing the amplitude and phase of each

Adding the scattered

**waves**from each of the atoms in the unit cell requiresaddition of the complex numbers representing the amplitude and phase of each

**wave**. The amplitude of each**wave**is given by the appropriate value of f for the ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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