G8601k X-ray diffractometry

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2019
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
doc. Mgr. Jan Cempírek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Dalibor Všianský, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Mgr. Jan Cempírek, Ph.D.
Department of Geological Sciences - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: doc. Mgr. Martin Ivanov, Dr.
Supplier department: Department of Geological Sciences - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Prerequisites (in Czech)
! G8600 RTG-difraktometry && ! G8601 X-ray diffractometry &&! NOW ( G8601 X-ray diffractometry ) && (( NOW ( G0101 Occupational healt and safety )&& NOW ( C7777 Handling chemicals ))||(!( PROGRAM ( D - GE4 )|| PROGRAM ( B - GE )|| PROGRAM ( N - GE )|| PROGRAM ( D - GE )|| PROGRAM ( C - CV ))))
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The optional lecture for the students oriented to the mineralogy and technical mineralogy and petrology. The lecture introduce with usual X-ray powder methods and present the convenient or inappropriate methods for the different problems solution. Accessible software and methods of evaluation of difractograms are described.
Learning outcomes
After finishing the course, student will be able to:
- properly prepare samples for XRD analysis;
- define requirements for data measurement and diffractometer settings;
- process, interpret, and present XRD data
  • The lecture consists of the parts as follows: - theory - powder X-ray diffractometry - monocrystal X-ray diffractometry - practical lessons - excursionf to XRD labs
  • JOHAN, Zdeněk, Robert ROTTER and Ervín SLÁNSKÝ. Analýza látek rentgenovými paprsky. Vyd. 1. Praha: SNTL - Nakladatelství technické literatury, 1970. 257 s. info
Teaching methods
associated lectures and homeworks
Assessment methods
written exam
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught once in two years.
Information on the per-term frequency of the course: Bude otevřen v podzimním semestru 2019/2020.
The course is taught: every week.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2011 - acreditation, Autumn 2013, autumn 2017.
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