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Release 2019 of the Powder Diffraction FileTM (PDF®) contains 893,400+ unique material data sets. Each data set contains diffraction, crystallographic and bibliographic data, as well as experimental, instrument and sampling conditions, and select physical properties in a common standardized format. The PDF databases are designed to solve your material problems. The PDF is produced in several different formats in order to serve different groups of users.
The PDF-4+ 2019 database is powered by our integrated search display software. PDF-4+ 2019 boasts 74 search selections coupled with 126 display fields resulting in a nearly limitless choice of data mining options.
The Search Window displays nine tabs. Each tab features multiple search criteria to allow you to data mine the PDF-4+. Searching the PDF-4+ is an iterative process that allows you to input user-defined criteria, view the results, and combine additional criteria to refine your results.
ICDD training courses teach both theoretical knowledge and practical applications of X-ray fluorescence spectrometry and X-ray powder diffractometry. Instructors have extensive experience in the field and are specially selected from academia, government, and industry to deliver the best of theory and practice.
The focus on practical applications, hands-on experience, and intense personal instruction differentiates ICDD courses from other training courses.
|Practical X-ray Fluorescence
29 April – 3 May 2019
|Fundamentals of X-ray Powder Diffraction
3-7 June 2019
|Basic Rietveld Refinement & Indexing Workshop
24-26 September 2018
|Advanced Methods in X-ray Powder Diffraction
10-14 June 2019
|Advanced Rietveld Refinement & Indexing Workshop
26-28 September 2018
3-14 June 2019
24-28 September 2018
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- The world’s largest solid state collections of minerals, metals and alloys, polymers, active pharmaceuticals, and commercial materials
- The world’s largest and most diverse (by formula) collection of inorganic structures
- The world’s largest collection of modulated structures
- Extensive bibliographic collections – thousands of journals, hundreds of thousands of authors
- Target your identification; get more accurate results using materials classified by chemistry and application by using the PDF’s extensive subfile system
- Standardized data, nomenclature, and structural classifications plus brand names, trade names, mineral names, zeolite names, and common names of commercial materials