Chapter 5.5 Neutron methods

Mathematical, physical and chemical tables

First Online Edition (2006)

Part 5. Determination of lattice parameters

  1. B. T. M. Willis

Published Online: 1 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1107/97809553602060000599

International Tables for Crystallography

International Tables for Crystallography

How to Cite

Willis, B. T. M. 2006. Neutron methods. International Tables for Crystallography. C:5:5.5:541–551.

Author Information

  1. Chemical Crystallography Laboratory, University of Oxford, 9 Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PD, England

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2006


Some comments are given on the derivation of lattice parameters from neutron powder patterns.


  • diffractometers;
  • high-resolution powder diffractometers;
  • lattice-parameter determination;
  • neutron diffraction;
  • neutron powder diffractometers;
  • powder-pattern indexing;
  • Rietveld method