Syllabus

2016 Curriculum

 8:30 – 9:309:30 – 10:30510:45 – 11:451:00 – 2:002:00 – 4:00; 4:15 – 6:156:30 – 8:30
SundayArrivals and accommodation
(4:00pm)
Opening Welcome Reception
MondayCrystallography Overview & Radiation SafetyCrystallographic FundamentalsSpace Groups and SymmetryPXRD Sample PrepPoint groups;
International Tables; Sample Prep
Point groups;
International Tables; Sample Prep
TuesdayEwald Sphere and Reciprocal SpaceSystematic Absences Data Collection Techniques Data Reduction Techniques Beginners or Advanced ShelX /
Diffractometer Training
Beginners or Advanced ShelX /
Diffractometer Training
WednesdayPatterson Methods / Intrinsic PhasingDirect Methods / Charge Flipping Structure Refinement (Fourier & Least Squares) Data collection / free time Structure Solution / Refinement Hands-On (Olex2) Olex2 Sandbox time
ThursdayStructure Finalization Synchrotrons/ Neutrons Hands-on Structure Solution/Refinement Hands-on Structure Solution/Refinement Database WorkshopFinalization Workshop
FridayPXRD – OverviewRietveld Refinement Le Bail Approach: PXRD to Single crystalError Analysis Indexing Workshop ; GSAS Workshop FOX Workshop
SaturdayDifficult Refinements / Twinning / Modulation Hands-on Structure Solution/ Refinement Hands-on Structure Solution/Refinement Hands-on Structure Solution/Refinement Hands-on Structure Solution/Refinement PICNIC
SundayStudent PresentationsStudent PresentationsStudent PresentationsDepartures