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Fraunhofer Diffraction by Random Irregular Particles

  • A. R. Jones

Abstract

A statistical model is developed for Fraunhofer diffraction by random irregular particles. This is described in terms of a distribution function for radii and a correlation function in the surface. Results are presented for a variety of particle types, and the consequences to particle sizing discussed. Comparison with a “best” sphere suggests a radius based on the average <Rn> where n>3.

Keywords

Correlation Function Transmission Function Angular Separation Airy Function Cement Particle 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. R. Jones
    • 1
  1. 1.Chemical EngineeringImperial CollegeLondonEngland

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