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Textures and Microstructures
Volume 19 (1992), Issue 3, Pages 169-174

Introduction of the Phone-Concept Into Pole Figure Inversion Using the Iterative Series Expansion Method

GKSS-Forschungszentrum, Max-Planck-Straβe, Geesthacht D-2054, Germany

Received 31 October 1991

Copyright © 1992 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.


The phone-concept as it is used in the various kinds of probabilistic methods can easily be applied to the iterative series expansion method for quantitative texture analysis. Only slight modifications of the existing routines are necessary. The advantages of this concept are demonstrated by a mathematical and an experimental example.