Powder Diffraction - Vol. 20 Number 4 - December 2005

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  • Nathalie Audebrand and Thierry Bataille - A tribute to Professor Daniel Louër on the occasion of his retirement (273)


  • Michèle Louër and Jean-Paul Auffrédic - Daniel Louër and the “Powder Crystallography and Reactivity of Solids” Group at the University of Rennes(275)
  • J. Ian Langford - Line profile analysis at the Universities of Rennes and Birmingham: 1967 to 2000 (278)
  • Ali Boultif - History of the dichotomy method for powder pattern indexing 284
  • Nathalie Guillou, Carine Livage, Julienne Chaigneau, and Gérard Férey - Structural investigation of the nickel 3-methylglutarate from powder diffraction demonstrating adaptability of the inorganic skeleton of MIL-77 (288)
  • R. Guinebretière, A. Boulle, O. Masson, and A. Dauger - Instrumental aspects in X-ray diffraction on polycrystalline materials (294)
  • M. S. Haluska, I. C. Dragomir, K. H. Sandhage, and R. L. Snyder - X-ray diffraction analyses of 3D MgO-based replicas of diatom microshells synthesized by a low-temperature gas/solid displacement reaction (306)
  • M. Ramírez-Cardona, L. Ventolà, T. Calvet, M. A. Cuevas-Diarte, J. Rius, J. M. Amigó, and M. M. Reventós - Crystal structure determination of 1-pentanol from low-temperature powder diffraction data by Patterson search methods (311)
  • Armel Le Bail - Whole powder pattern decomposition methods and applications: A retrospection (316)
  • Angela Altomare, Corrado Cuocci, Iván da Silva, Carmelo Giacovazzo, Anna Grazia Giuseppina Moliterni, and Rosanna Rizzi - Full powder pattern decomposition and direct phasing in EXPO2004: A statistical study (327)
  • Montse Casas-Cabanas, Maria Rosa Palacín, and Juan Rodríguez-Carvajal - Microstructural analysis of nickel hydroxide: Anisotropic size versus stacking faults (334)
  • Zhigang Pan, Eugene Y. Cheung, Kenneth D. M. Harris, Edwin C. Constable, and Catherine E. Housecroft - Structural properties of methoxy derivatives of benzyl bromide, determined from powder X-ray diffraction data (345)
  • Paolo Scardi, Matteo Leoni, Diego G. Lamas, and Edgardo D. Cabanillas - Grain size distribution of nanocrystalline systems (353)
  • Radovan Cerný and Vincent Favre-Nicolin - FOX: A friendly tool to solve nonmolecular structures from powder diffraction (359)
  • T. Ungár, G. Tichy, J. Gubicza, and R. J. Hellmig - Correlation between subgrains and coherently scattering domains (366)
  • Udo Welzel and Eric J. Mittemeijer - The analysis of homogeneously and inhomogeneously anisotropic microstructures by X-ray diffraction (376)

    List of Publications by Professor Daniel Louër (393)
    Ph.D. students and theses supervised by Professor Daniel Louër (402)


  • The XX Congress of the International Union of Crystallography (403)
  • British Crystallography Association Spring Meeting 2005 (404)
  • The 107th American Ceramic Society Annual Meeting (405)
  • Calendar of Meetings (406)
  • Short Courses & Workshops (407)

Index to Volume 20

  • PACS® Headings Used in the Present Index (409)
  • Subject Index to Volume 20 (410)
  • Author Index to Volume 20 (414)