Mathematical Basis for X-Ray Crystallography and Analysis of Diffraction Patterns
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Features of soft self-assembled materials such as liquid crystals and block copolymers. Approaches to solving the phase problem. Example of how to reconstruct electron density of a simple model system (silver behenate). Time 11:44.
Phase problem, liquid crystal, block copolymer, electron density, silver behenate
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Videos 3.1-3.9 are the most mathematical in the series, and require some knowledge of vectors and calculus. The most calculus-heavy videos are 3.1-3.5, and these can be skipped by those with less mathematical background.