This page contains short examples of common tasks using kikuchipy. It is broken up into sections covering specific topics.

For longer in-depth guides, see our Tutorials. For descriptions of all the functions, modules, and objects in kikuchipy, see the API reference.


Making examples is a work in progress. The topics and examples, and thus the URLs to examples, might change between releases. The Tutorials represent a complete showcase of the existing functionality in kikuchipy.

Pattern processing#

These examples cover processing of pattern intensities like binning and background subtraction.

Selecting data#

These examples cover selection of data via extraction a subset of the navigation and/or signal axes.


These examples cover visualization of Kikuchi patterns and derived maps.

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