2. Geometry Conventions

  1. Bob B. He

Published Online: 12 NOV 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470502648.ch2

Two-Dimensional X-Ray Diffraction

Two-Dimensional X-Ray Diffraction

How to Cite

He, B. B. (2009) Geometry Conventions, in Two-Dimensional X-Ray Diffraction, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470502648.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2009
  2. Published Print: 22 JUL 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470227220

Online ISBN: 9780470502648



  • geometry conventions - two-dimensional X-ray diffraction (XRD2) in XRD;
  • detector space and detector geometry;
  • sample space and goniometer geometry


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Diffraction Space and Laboratory Coordinates

  • Detector Space and Detector Geometry

  • Sample Space and Goniometer Geometry

  • Transformation from Diffraction Space to Sample Space

  • Summary of XRD2 Geometry

  • References