Powder Diffraction - Vol. 17 Number 2 - June 2002

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  • T. Blanton Special topics section—X-ray optics (69)


  • Paul J. Schields, David M. Gibson, Walter M. Gibson, Ning Gao, Huapeng Huang, and Igor Yu. Ponomarev
     - Overview of polycapillary X-ray optics (70)
  • Licai Jiang, Zaid Al-Mosheky, and Nick Grupido -Basic principle and performance characteristics of multilayer beam conditioning optics (81)
  • Paul J. Schields, Igor Yu. Ponomarev, Ning Gao, and Richard B. Ortega
    Comparison of diffraction intensity using a monocapillary optic and pinhole collimators in a microdiffractometer with a curved image-plate (94)
  • Zewu Chen, Walter M. Gibson - Doubly curved crystal (DCC) X-ray optics and applications (99)


  • I. C. Dragomir, T. Ungár - The dislocations contrast factors of cubic crystals in the Zener constant
    range between zero and unity
  • J. L. Booster, J. H. L. Voncken, A. van Sandwijk, and M. A. Reuter - Characterization of hydroxyl-bearing magnesium fluoride containing physically bound water (112)
  • Jorge L. Garin, Rodolfo L. Mannheim, and Marco A. Soto - Particle size and microstrain measurement in ADI alloys (119)
  • T. N. Blanton  - An X-ray diffraction study of poly(ethylene-2,6-naphthalate), PEN (125)


  • Y. C. Lan, X. L. Chen, Z. Tao, A. Y. Xie, P. Z. Jiang, T. Xu, and Y. P. Xu - X-ray powder diffraction data and Rietveld refinement for a new iodate: (LiFe1/3)(IO3)2 (132)
  • Rosa Maria Fernandes Scalvi, Lígia de Oliveira Ruggiero, and Maximo Siu Li - Influence of annealing on X-ray diffraction of natural alexandrite (135)
  • A. Briceño, T. González, G. Díaz de Delgado, R. Guevara, and J. M. Delgado  - Synthesis and X-ray powder diffraction data of transition metal derivatives of maleic acid. I. M2+(C4H3O4-)2.4H2O (M2+=Mn, Fe, Co, Ni, and Zn) (139)
  • A. Gómez, V. H. Lara, P. Bosch, and E. Reguera - The structure of two manganese hexacyanometallates(II): Mn2[Fe(CN)6] .8H2O and Mn2[Os(CN)6].8H2O (144)
  • C. O. Paiva-Santos, R. F. C. Marques, M. Jafelicci, Jr., and L. C. Varanda - X-ray powder data and bond valence of La0.65Sr0.35MnO3 after Rietveld refinement (149)


  • Regional Reports (153)
  • Poster Session (154)
  • Calendar of Meetings (157)
  • Short Courses & Workshops (161)
  • Cumulative Author Index (163)