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X-Ray Diffraction by Macromolecules (Springer Series in Chemical Physics)

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X-Ray Diffraction by Macromolecules. Authors (view affiliations) Nobutami Kasai; Masao Kakudo; Book. 4 Mentions; About About this book; Table of contents. Search within book. Front Matter. Pages I-XV. PDF. Fundamental. Front Matter. Pages PDF. Essential Properties of X-Rays. Pages X-Ray Scattering, Interference and Diffraction.

X-Ray Diffraction by Macromolecules comprises three parts: fundamental, experimental and analytical, and the volume as a whole may serve as an intermediate textbook to bridge the treatments found in primers and specialist works.

It presents a thorough treatment of principles and applications, and gives full, practical details on experimental Authors: Nobutami Kasai, M. Kakudo. X-Ray Diffraction by Macromolecules Nobutami Kasai, Masao Kakudo (auth.) Advanced undergraduates and postgraduate researchers in macromolecular sciences not afford to unfamiliar with X-ray diffractions for obtaining structural information on biological substances, natural and synthetic high polymeric materials.

X-Ray Diffraction by Macromolecules | Nobutami Kasai, Masao Kakudo (auth.) | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Knowing the three-dimensional structure of biological macromolecules, such as proteins and DNA, is crucial for understanding the functioning of life.

Biological crystallography, the main method of structural biology, which is the branch of biology that studies the structure and spatial organization in biological macromolecules, is based on the study of X-ray diffraction by crystals of Cited by: 2. X‐ray crystallography of biological macromolecules is the unique method for the elucidation of the spatial structures at atomic resolution of complex biomolecules with molecular masses greater than 30 kDa.

The structures represent a time average. adshelp[at] The ADS is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX16AC86ACited by: In book: X-ray Scattering.

Cite this publication. Claudine Mayer. The macromolecules are ordered in the three directions of space and form the crystal packing (left). for X-ray diffraction. The X-ray diffraction (XRD) is an easy and rapid tool, which has been proved to be a promising asset in analytical science.

A core technique from the field of material science, the potential of XRD has been demonstrated to analyze the quality of materials and relevant changes depending upon various kinds of processes and material formulations.

In this, the only book available to combine both theoretical and practical aspects of x-ray diffraction, the authors emphasize a "hands on" approach through experiments and examples based on actual laboratory data. Part I presents the basics of x-ray diffraction and explains its use in obtaining structural and chemical information.

In Part II, eight experimental modules enable the students to 5/5(4). X-ray crystallography is a tool used for determining the atomic and molecular structure of a crystal. The underlying principle is that the crystalline atoms cause a beam of X-rays to diffract into many specific directions (Fig.

).By measuring the angles and intensities of these diffracted beams, a crystallographer can produce a 3D picture of the density of electrons within the crystal. The physical principle of crystallography is based on X-ray diffraction by all the electrons constituting the atoms of all the macromolecules contained in the crystal (Figure 2).

The analysis of these diffraction data then allows the crystallographer to calculate the electron density, which is the distribution of the electron cloud of the. X-ray diffraction by macromolecules. [N Kasai; M Kakudo] -- "This book is divided into three parts: fundamental, experimental and analytical, and the volume as a whole is intended as an intermediate textbook to bridge the gap between primers and specialist.

Structural changes in the orthorhombic-to-hexagonal phase transition of polyethylene crystal has been investigated by measuring the differential scanning calorimetry, X-ray diffraction, and infrared and Raman spectra for the geometrically-constrained ultradrawn samples in the course of heating up to the melting temperature.

The infrared and Raman spectral patterns characteristic of the. Origin, Scope, and Plan of this Book. THE BEGINNINGS. X-rays. Crystallography. Laue's Discovery of X-ray Diffraction by Crystals.

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The Immediate Sequels to Laue's Discovery. TOOLS. The Principles of X-ray Diffraction. Methods and Problems of Crystal Structure Analysis. THE GROWING FIELD. The Growing Power. Macromolecules46 (8), DOI: /ma Gengsheng Weng, Guangsu Huang, Liangliang Qu, Yijing Nie and Jinrong Wu. Large-Scale Orientation in a Vulcanized Stretched Natural Rubber Network: Proved by In Situ Synchrotron X-ray Diffraction Characterization.

The three-dimensional structures of thousands of biological macromolecules have been determined by X-ray diffraction, since the first structures were reported about half a century ago. Second, the disorder may be described as a structural feature, using the methods of X-ray scattering and electron diffraction analysis.

The book begins by introducing the basic principles and methods for building structural models for the conformation of polymer crystal chains.

Next, it covers: Packing of macromolecules in polymer crystals. Get this from a library. X-ray diffraction by macromolecules. [N Kasai; M Kakudo] -- "This book is divided into three parts: fundamental, experimental and analytical, and the volume as a whole is intended as an intermediate textbook to bridge the gap between primers and specialist.

The three-dimensional structures of thousands of biological macromolecules have been determined by X-ray diffraction, since the first structures were reported about half a century ago. The structures revealed how critical the shapes and sizes of the molecules are to perform various biological processes in living creatures.

In addition to providing atomic details of how the molecules function. Basic diffraction theory has numerous important applications in solid-state physics and physical metallurgy, and this graduate-level text is the ideal introduction to the fundamentals of the discipline.

Development is rigorous (throughout the book, the treatment is carried far enough to relate to experimentally observable quantities) and stress is placed on modern applications to nonstructural.

X-Ray Powder Diffraction (XRPD) Comprehensive electronic textbook on crystallography and diffraction. Chapuis Books. Resources for studying the structures of biological macromolecules. RCSB. Nucleic Acid Database. 3D structural information about nucleic acids. Rutgers. X-Ray Diffraction by A.

Guinier,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Part 2 describes how the X-ray diffraction can be applied for characterizing such various forms of materials as thin films, single crystals, and powders.

The third section of the book covers applications of X-ray diffraction. The book presents a number of examples to help readers better comprehend the.

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out of 5 stars The book condition is s: X-ray crystallography has long been a vital method for studying the structure of proteins and other macromolecules.

As the importance of proteins continues to grow, in fields from biochemistry and biophysics to pharmaceutical development and biotechnology, many researchers have found that a knowledge of X-ray diffraction is an indispensable tool.

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X-Ray Diffraction by Macromolecules comprises three parts: fundamental, experimental and analytical, and the volume as a whole may serve as an intermediate textbook to bridge the treatments found in primers and specialist works. Fiber diffraction is a subarea of scattering, an area in which molecular structure is determined from scattering data (usually of X-rays, electrons or neutrons).In fiber diffraction the scattering pattern does not change, as the sample is rotated about a unique axis (the fiber axis).

Such uniaxial symmetry is frequent with filaments or fibers consisting of biological or man-made macromolecules. Scanning micro-diffraction Two-dimensional micro-diffraction mapping experiments are performed by conventional step-scanning.

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The rate-limiting step for scanning X-ray diffraction mapping experiments is either (i) exposure time (typically 1–20 s depending on sample type and thickness) or (ii) readout time of the detector (10 s for the Mar, 4 ms for the Pilatus k).Macromolecular crystallography was born with the pivotal discovery by Bernal and Crowfoot that pepsin crystals retained their order if kept hydrated in a capillary tube sealed at each end during x-ray diffraction the crystals formed by inorganic or small organic compounds, macromolecular crystals can contain up to 90% solvent surrounding the molecules.X-ray Diffraction, by B.E.

Warren, General Publishing Company,(Classic x-ray physics book) Elements of X-ray Diffraction,2nd Ed., by B.D. Cullity, Addison-Wesley, (Covers most techniques used in traditional material characterization).