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Bragg law cell constant d

  1. Oct 25, 2013 #1
    How is the cell constant "d" related to the cell parameters? I know that for the smallest possible diffraction angle d is equal to the longest cell edge. Why?
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  3. Oct 25, 2013 #2


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    For the relationships, see See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bragg's_law

    Your second statement seems like a special case to me; I've never used it in my work. Do you have a reference for it?
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