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Textures and Microstructures
Volume 19, Issue 1-2, Pages 63-65

A Composite Sample Method for Determination of Global Texture Without Sample Symmetry

Department of Materials Science and Engineering Northeast University of Technology, Shenyang, China

Received 28 March 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.


A new flexible composite sample method is described, which permits the global texture of a sheet material to be determined from one single composite sample. Its applicability is demonstrated by a practical example.