The accuracy of electron density distribution analysis using large-angle convergent-beam electron diffraction (LACBED) patterns is evaluated for different convergence angles. An orbital ordered state of FeCr2O4 is used as an example of the analysis. Ideal orbital-ordered and non-ordered states are simulated by using orbital scattering factors. LACBED patterns calculated for the orbital-ordered state were used as hypothetical experimental data sets. Electron density distribution of the Fe 3d orbitals has been successfully reconstructed with a higher accuracy from LACBED patterns with convergence angles larger than 15.2 mrad, which is 4 times as large as that for conventional convergent-beam electron diffraction patterns. Excitation of particular Bloch waves with the aid of LACBED patterns has a key role in the accurate analysis of electron density distributions.
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