X-ray Diffraction (XRD)






Goals and Objectives
§ After Completing the Module the Student will be able to:
  • Describe Diffraction and Scattering
  • Explain how variables in Bragg's Law relate to generic lattice of points
  • Predict relationships between cell and powder diffraction pattern
  • Draw a diagram of a powder XRD
  • Interpret XRD diffraction patterns




Celeste Morris, Bradley Sieve and Heather Bullen, Department of Chemistry, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY 41099