Stephens_peakshape

Description: Stephens peak shape broadening macros

Contributed by: Peter Stephens, Robert Dinnebier, Andreas Leinweber

An alternative approach to spherical harmonics for hkl dependent peak shapes by Peter Stephens (P.W. Stephens, J. Appl. Cryst. (1999) 32, 281-9) as coded in gsas. eta term allows mixture of Gauss/Lorentz broadening:

As an example try the following in your input file (macros you need are below):

prm s400 11769.84126`
prm s004 153.55044`
prm s220 28029.32854`
prm s202 -1067.03124`
prm eta 0.52180` min 0 max 1

Stephens_tetragonal(s400, s004, s220, s202, eta)

macro Stephens_tetragonal(s400, s004, s220, s202, eta)
{
prm mhkl = Abs(s400 (H^4+ K^4)+ s004 L^4+ s220 H^2 K^2 + s202 (H^2 L^2 + K^2 L^2) );
 
prm pp = D_spacing^2 * Sqrt(Max(mhkl,0)) / 1000;
gauss_fwhm = 1.8/3.1415927 pp (1-eta) Tan(Th) + 0.0001;
lor_fwhm = 1.8/3.1415927 pp eta Tan(Th) + 0.0001;
}

Stephens_monoclinic(s400, s040, s004, s220, s202, s022, s301, s121, s103, eta)

macro Stephens_monoclinic(s400, s040, s004, s220, s202, s022, s301, s121, s103, eta)
{
prm mhkl = H^4 s400 + K^4 s040 + L^4 s004 +
H^2 K^2 s220 + H^2 L^2 s202 + K^2 L^2 s022 +
H K^2 L s121 +
H L^3 s103 + H^3 L s301;
 
prm pp = D_spacing^2 * Sqrt(Max(mhkl,0)) / 1000;
 
gauss_fwhm = 1.8/3.1415927 pp (1-eta) Tan(Th) + 0.0001;
lor_fwhm = 1.8/3.1415927 pp eta Tan(Th) + 0.0001;
}

Stephens_hexagonal(s400, s202, s004, eta)

macro Stephens_hexagonal(s400, s202, s004, eta)
{
prm mhkl = H^4 s400 + K^4 s400 + L^4 s004 +
H^2 K^2 3 s400 + H^2 L^2 s202 + K^2 L^2 s202 +
H K L^2 s202 +
H^3 K 2 s400 + H K^3 2 s400;
 
prm pp = D_spacing^2 * Sqrt(Max(mhkl,0)) / 1000;
 
gauss_fwhm = 1.8/3.1415927 pp (1-eta) Tan(Th) + 0.0001;
lor_fwhm = 1.8/3.1415927 pp eta Tan(Th) + 0.0001;
}

Stephens_orthorhombic(s400, s040, s004, s220, s202, s022, eta)

macro Stephens_orthorhombic(s400, s040, s004, s220, s202, s022, eta)
{
prm mhkl = H^4 s400 + K^4 s040 + L^4 s004 +
H^2 K^2 s220 + H^2 L^2 s202 + K^2 L^2 s022;
 
prm pp = D_spacing^2 * Sqrt(Max(mhkl,0)) / 1000;
 
gauss_fwhm = 1.8/3.1415927 pp (1-eta) Tan(Th) + 0.0001;
lor_fwhm = 1.8/3.1415927 pp eta Tan(Th) + 0.0001;
}

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