, Volume 6, Issue 10, pp 8–15 | Cite as

Professor G N Ramachandran’s contributions to X-ray crystallography

  • K. Venkatesan
General Article


This article presents briefly the original contributions of Professor G N Ramachandran to the methods of the structure determination by X-ray diffraction of crystals.


Phase Angle Bragg Reflexion Anomalous Dispersion Fourier Synthesis Phase Problem 
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© Indian Academy of Sciences 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Organic ChemistryIndian Institute of ScienceBangaloreIndia

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