We thank the authors of the comment for their interest in our work and their valuable discussion.

Andreozzi et al. (2000) first comment that their measurements were taken at room temperature after quenching. We had missed this important point and so one of the sets of experimental data (shown by empty squares) in Figure 2a of our paper (Lavrentiev et al. 2003) should be disregarded. We stress that this affects none of the results presented in our paper.


Their remark that “the lattice parameter of MgAl2O4 decreases when intracrystalline disorder increases” has prompted us to...

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