International
Tables for
Crystallography
Volume H
Powder diffraction
Edited by C. J. Gilmore, J. A. Kaduk and H. Schenk

International Tables for Crystallography (2018). Vol. H, ch. 3.9, p. 367

Table 3.9.5 

I. C. Madsen,a* N. V. Y. Scarlett,a R. Kleebergb and K. Knorrc

aCSIRO Mineral Resources, Private Bag 10, Clayton South 3169, Victoria, Australia,bTU Bergakademie Freiberg, Institut für Mineralogie, Brennhausgasse 14, Freiberg, D-09596, Germany, and cBruker AXS GmbH, Oestliche Rheinbrückenstr. 49, 76187 Karlsruhe, Germany
Correspondence e-mail:  ian.madsen@csiro.au

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Calculated values of μD (where μ is the linear absorption coefficient and D is the particle diameter) for Cu Kα X-rays for corundum, magnetite and zircon with a range of particle sizes

 μD
Diameter (µm)Corundum, Al2O3 (μ = 125 cm−1)Magnetite, Fe3O4 (μ = 1167 cm−1)Zircon, ZrSiO4 (μ = 380 cm−1)
0.1 0.001 0.012 0.004
0.2 0.003 0.023 0.008
0.5 0.006 0.058 0.019
1 0.013 0.117 0.038
2 0.025 0.233 0.076
5 0.063 0.584 0.190
10 0.125 1.167 0.380
20 0.251 2.334 0.759