Course flier: PDF file

Phelps 1417, Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:30 pm to 1:45 pm

Ram's Office Hours:T and R 2:00 pm to 2:30 pm.

- C. Giacovazzo (Ed.), Fundamentals of Crystallography, Oxford
University Press,

2nd Book and CD-ROM edition 2002, (ISBN 0198509588) - G. H. Stout and L. H. Jensen, X-ray Structure Determination, a Practical Guide, 2nd Edn (ISBN 0-471-60711-8)
- B. D. Cullity, Elements of X-ray diffraction, 2nd Edn, Addison-Wesley
- G. S. Hammond, An introduction to crystallography and diffraction, Oxford University Press, 1998, (ISBN 0198559453)

Fourier Transforms from Eric Weissteins's World of Mathematics LINK

Interactive tutorial about diffraction at the University of Würzburg, Germany (where Röntgen originally discovered X-rays) LINK

Date | Description | Notes |
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T 04/04 | No class (to be made up) | |

R 04/06 | No class (to be made up) | |

T 04/11 | Symmetry (mostly from Hammond) | Handout |

R 04/13 | Symmetry (mostly from Hammond) | Handout |

T 04/18 | Miller indices (Cullity and Hammond) | Handout |

R 04/20 | Reciprocal lattice and stereographic projections (Cullity and Hammond) | Handout |

T 04/25 | Diffraction and the Ewald sphere (Cullity and Hammond) | Handout |

R 04/27 | No class (to be made up) | |

T 05/02 | Form and structure factor (Cullity and Hammond) | Handout |

R 05/04 | The CCP14 Suite, indexing with Treol, ITO, DicVol ... | Demo |

R 05/05 (MRL 2048, 2:00 pm) | Pattern matching with FullProf | Demo |

T 05/09 | XND, Rietveld, Scherrer broadening | Demo |

R 05/11 | Single Crystal/CCD | Demo |

F 05/12 (MRL 2048, 2:00 pm) | DIFFaX | Demo |

T 05/16 | Fourier, Pattersons, and direct methods (Stout and Jensen) | Handout |

R 05/18 | Small angle diffraction from a lamellar phase | Demo (MRL) |

T 05/23 | Thermodiffraction | Demo (MRL) |

R 05/25 | Thin film diffraction | Demo (MRL) |

T 05/30 | Synchrotrons and anomalous scattering | Handout |

R 06/1 | Neutron diffraction | Handout |

T 06/6 | More on 1D Crystallography and Direct methods | Handout |

R 06/8 | Pair distribution functions | Handout |