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DoITPoMS Teaching & Learning Packages X-ray Diffraction Techniques

X-ray Diffraction Techniques

This teaching & learning package provides an introduction to X-ray diffraction. It describes the main crystallographic information that can be obtained and experimental methods most commonly used.


Schematic diagram of diffraction

First created: April 2004. Completely revised: October 2007. Animations updated to HTML5: December 2019.