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Textures and Microstructures
Volume 8 (1988) –9

Some Remarks on Theoretical Developments in Quantitative Texture Analysis and on the Optimal Calculation of Harmonic Quantities With High Precision

Zentralinstitut für Kernforschung Rossendorf, DDR, PF 19, Dresden 8051, Germany

Received 8 May 1987

Copyright © 1988 Hindawi Publishing Corporation. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


After a short characterization of the most important stages of evolution of quantitative texture analysis as they are seen by the author, problems of simplification and improvement of precision are discussed especially concerning numerical calculations using the harmonic apparatus.