Powder Diffraction Journal
Practical techniques • Published articles relating to applications • Latest advances in software
Journal of Materials Characterization
Powder Diffraction is a quarterly journal published by the JCPDS-International Centre for Diffraction Data through the Cambridge University Press. The journal focuses on practical technique, publishing articles relating to the widest range of application from materials analysis to epitaxial growth of thin films and to the latest advances in software. Although practice is emphasized, theory is not neglected, especially as its discussion relates to better understanding of technique.
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On the Cover: Crystallite size distribution can now be determined via using 2-D detectors and algorithms and methods as presented in Bob He’s paper “Crystallite Size Distribution by Two-dimensional XRD”. The size distribution information can be obtained when using an appropriate X-ray beam size and a 2-D detector. The left figure shows diagrammatically how the intensity of a spot on the 2D detector is a function of crystallite size and orientation. The right figure show a 2D-diffraction pattern of a sample with large crystallite size. Note the many spots and variation of spots from a constant 2theta ring.
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CODEN: PODIE2 ISSN: 0885-7156 e-ISSN: 1945-7413
Camden Hubbard, Applied Diffraction Services
Nicole Ernst Boris, International Centre for Diffraction Data
Kayla Riddleberger, Cambridge University Press, USA
Editors for New Diffraction Data
Soorya Kabekkodu, International Centre for Diffraction Data
Stacy Gates-Rector, International Centre for Diffraction Data
Associate Editor for New Diffraction Data
Frank Rotella, Argonne National Laboratory (Retired)
Xiaolong Chen, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
José Miguel Delgado, Universidad de Los Andes
Norberto Masciocchi, Università dell’Insubria
Editors for Crystallography Education
James Kaduk, Poly Crystallography Inc.
Brian H. Toby, Argonne National Lab, Advanced Photon Source
International Reports Editor
Winnie Wong-Ng, National Institute of Standards and Technology
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Gang Wang, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
The PDJ Advisory Board is served by ICDD Regional Co-Chairs and members of Cambridge University Press
Moscow State University, Russia
Chinese Academy of Sciences, People’s Republic of China
Jose Miguel Delgado
University de Los Andes, Venezuela
The James Hutton Institute, Scotland, UK
Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
Cambridge University Press, USA
University of Trento, Italy
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation, Australia
Sandia National Labs, USA
T.N. Guru Row
Indian Institute of Science, India
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