I'm currently starting work using XRD but there's something driving me mad, I came upon this website explaining how they worked out the lattice spacing for a specimen. However, every time I try and do it I keep getting a wrong answer for d in comparison to what the authors got. Would anyone here know what they managed to do?
Here's the example:
Here's what I've done:
I'm not sure where I've gone wrong? Any help would be much appreciated!
I think it's just their wording that's confusing you.
2θ = 23.04. θ = 11.52. Plug that in and you should get their values.
I just did it there and it came out correct, I feel like such an idiot! Thanks a million!