Shape of diffraction peaks of a two-dimensional solid

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Abstract

The power-law diffraction peaks in the structure factor of a two-dimensional solid are shown to have a universal shape. The peak at reciprocal-lattice vector G→ is broader normal to G→ than parallel to G→ by a factor which is determined by the elastic constants of the solid and which may range from unity to approximately e.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)6110-6111
Number of pages2
JournalPhysical Review B
Volume28
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1983
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Condensed Matter Physics

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