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MS 132
Diffraction and Structure
9 units (3-0-6)  | first term
Prerequisites: graduate standing or instructor's permission.

Principles of electron, X-ray, and neutron diffraction with applications to materials characterization. Imaging with electrons, and diffraction contrast of crystal defects. Kinematical theory of diffraction: effects of strain, size, disorder, and temperature. Correlation functions in solids, with introduction to space-time correlation functions.

Instructor: Fultz