International Tables for Crystallography

A. R. Lang. International Tables for Crystallography (2006). Vol. C, ch. 2.7, pp. 113-123  [ doi:10.1107/97809553602060000582 ]


Diffraction topography is the formation of images of crystals using Bragg-diffracted rays. Topics covered in this chapter include: the principles of diffraction topography; single-crystal techniques, including reflection and transmission topographs; double-crystal topography; the use of synchrotron radiation; moiré topography; and real-time viewing of topograph images.

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International Tables for Crystallography is the definitive resource and reference work for crystallography. The series consists of eight volumes and comprises articles and tables of data relevant to crystallographic research and to applications of crystallographic methods in all sciences concerned with the structure and properties of materials.