X-ray crystallography

noun the study of crystals and their structure by means of the diffraction of X-rays by the regularly spaced atoms of crystalline materials.

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  • X-ray crystallography — can locate every atom in a zeolite, an aluminosilicate with many important applications, such as water purification. X ray crystallography is a method of determining the arrangement of atoms within a crystal, in which a beam of X rays strikes a… …   Wikipedia

  • X-ray crystallography — The use of X rays of known wavelength to learn the structure of any crystalline material. Put otherwise, X ray crystallography is a technology by which the locations of atoms in any crystal can be precisely mapped by looking at the image of the… …   Medical dictionary

  • X-ray crystallography — rentgeno kristalografija statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Kristalografija, pagrįsta rentgeno spinduliuotės difrakcija. atitikmenys: angl. X ray crystallography vok. Röntgenkristallographie, f;… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • X-ray crystallography — rentgeninė kristalografija statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. X ray crystallography vok. Röntgenkristallographie, f rus. рентгеновская кристаллография, f pranc. cristallographie aux rayons X, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • X-ray crystallography — n. the study of the structural arrangement of atoms, ions, or molecules within a crystalline substance, using the diffraction patterns created by bombarding the substance with X rays …   English World dictionary

  • x-ray crystallography — Crystall. the determination of the structure of a crystal by the use of x ray diffraction. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • X-ray crystallography — /ˌɛks reɪ krɪstəˈlɒgrəfi/ (say .eks ray kristuh logruhfee) noun the study of a crystalline substance by observing the diffraction patterns which occur when a beam of X rays is passed through it …   Australian English dictionary

  • x-ray crystallography — noun Usage: usually capitalized X : an analytical technique in which X ray diffraction is used to obtain information about the identity or structure of a crystalline substance • x crystallographic adjective, usually capitalized X …   Useful english dictionary

  • X-ray crystallography — noun A technique in which the patterns formed by the diffraction of X rays on passing through a crystalline substance yield information on the lattice structure of the crystal, and the molecular structure of the substance …   Wiktionary

  • Crystallography — For the book of poetry, see Crystallography (book). A crystalline solid: atomic resolution image of strontium titanate. Brighter atoms are Sr and darker ones are Ti. Crystallography is the experimental science of the arrangement of atoms in… …   Wikipedia

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