A Special " Thank You"
to our 2002 PPXRD event sponsors
Powder X-ray Diffraction Symposium - PPXRD-2, December 9-12, 2002
NOTE: The schedules and guidelines in this area of the ICDD website
are left here for archival purposes.
The ICDD is pleased to present the second symposium on Pharmaceutical
Powder X-ray Diffraction, December 9-12, 2002 in Concordville, PA,
U.S.A. PPXRD-2 focused on topics of interest to scientists and engineers in
the pharmaceutical industry using powder x-ray diffraction. The ICDD hopes to
create a forum for these two fields to discuss latest developments, exchange
ideas and gain knowledge from valuable lectures all surrounding the XRD and
Scientific Organizing Committee:
|Dr. John Faber, Chair
||International Centre for Diffraction Data, Newtown Square, PA, U.S.A.
|Dr. Thomas Blanton
|| Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, NY, U.S.A
|Dr. Harry G. Brittain
||Center for Pharmaceutical Physics, Milford,
|Prof. Noriaki Hirayama
|| Tokai University, Shizuoka, Japan
|Dr. Arnt Kern
||Bruker AXS GmbH, Karlsruhe, Germany
|Prof. Daniel Louër
|| Universite de Rennes I, Rennes cedex, France
|Dr. Peter Munk
|| Philips Analytical B.V., Almelo, The
| Dr. Fangling Needham
|| International Centre for Diffraction Data, Newtown Square, PA, U.S.A.
|Dr. Richard B. Ortega
|| Rigaku, Inc., The Woodlands, TX, U.S.A.
|Prof. Peter W. Stephens
|| State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY, U.S.A.
|Dr. Gregory Stephenson
|| Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN, U.S.A.
|Dr. Peter G. Varlashki
||GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle park, NC, U.S.A.
Three day symposium and a fourth day optional workshop; optional XRD tutorial
Evening Poster Session and Reception
Best Western Concordville Hotel and Conference Center
Concordville, PA, U.S.A.
Optional Sample Measurements
Symposium registrants, upon request, will receive samples from the PPXRD-2 for
measurement in their own laboratory. Results brought to the Symposium will be
part of the focus for discussion throughout the Symposium program. One outcome
of the Symposium may be to provide advanced planning for a future Round Robin.
Please indicate on your
registration form if you wish to receive these samples
to measure in your lab. (No additional fee to participate.)
Poster Session - 9 December 2002
An evening reception and poster session of submitted papers on related topics
at the Best Western Concordville Hotel.
See guidelines for submission of abstracts for information on submitting a
Optional Hands-on Workshop - 12 December 2002
Instrument Calibration and Indexing - "Does your instrument produce good
Special thanks to our coffee break sponsors,
PANalytical (formerly Philips) and Bruker AXS, Inc.
||Monday 9 Dec. 2002
||Tuesday 10 Dec. 2002
||Wednesday 11 Dec. 2002
||Thursday 12 Dec. 2002
||Optional Hands-on Workshop
|Evening Reception and
Attendees and authors must pay via
the web or or by fax.
Invited speakers should contact Leah
Mooney, the Education Coordinator.
|Symposium only (meals, travel, and accommodations not included)
- Student rate (meals, travel, and accommodations not included)
|Symposium and workshop (meals, travel, and accommodations not included)
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be submitted in writing
12 Campus Boulevard
Newtown Square, PA 19073-3273 U.S.A.
A full refund will be issued, less a $50 processing fee,
if the cancellation is received by Monday, 4 November
2002. No refunds will be issued for cancellations
received after 4 November 2002.
The PPXRD Symposium will be held at the Best Western Concordville Hotel and
Conference Center in Concordville, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Best Western Concordville Hotel
Route 322 and Route 1
P.O. Box 607
Concordville, PA 19331-0607 U.S.A.
Telephone: 610.358.9400; Hotel Reservations Only +1.800.522.0070
A block of rooms is reserved for Symposium guests for the nights of 8-11
December 2002. The special PPXRD rate of 105.00 $US for a standard room, plus
8% tax includes hot breakfast buffet in the hotel lobby second floor. Check-in
time is 3:00 p.m., and checkout is 12:00 noon. Reservations must be made by 27
October 2002. You will not be guaranteed a room or the special PPXRD rate
after this date. Please mention PPXRD when you make your reservation.
All guest rooms offer the following amenities: hair dryer, in-room minibar,
iron and ironing board, coffee maker, two telephones, data port, voice mail,
and complimentary USA Today delivered to your room. The Best Western Hotel
also invites you to the nightly complimentary Managers' Reception - Monday
5 - 6:30 p.m. Other hotel amenities include on-site Business Center,
complimentary local transportation, same day dry cleaning, laundry facilities,
heated indoor pool and steam sauna, fitness center, and game room.
Attire: Attire is informal for most activities
Climate: The average temperature in December is 33° F
Time Zone: EST
Airport: Philadelphia International
Directions to Concordville
and the ICDD Headquaters - Maps of the area
A commercial exhibition of analytical instrumentation, and
related products and services is planned during General session on Monday and
Tuesday and during the evening poster session at
the host hotel. Exhibits are limited to 6 feet tables. Exhibitors are invited to inquire about exhibit reservations. Manufacturers interested in reserving a table for an exhibit or interested in
sponsoring or contributing to an evening reception, please contact Leah Mooney
- Bede Scientific Incorporated
- Bruker AXS, Inc.
- Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre
- Hecus M.Braun-Graz X-ray Systems GmbH
- INEL, Inc.
- International Centre for Diffraction Data
- PANalytical (formerly Philips Analytical)
- Rigaku, Inc.
- SPEX CertiPrep, Inc.
- SSCI, Inc.
- Thermo ARL
- X-ray Optical Systems, Inc.
Exhibit hours are:
Monday, 9 December 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Tuesday, 10 December 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Opportunities for sponsorships are available, including an
evening reception during the poster session, and coffee breaks. Sponsors of
the evening reception will receive first choice of exhibit location and a
complimentary full-page advertisement in the Symposium Book of Abstracts.
Please contact Leah Mooney for further information - firstname.lastname@example.org.
GUIDELINES FOR PREPARING ABSTRACTS
Abstracts are reproduced as received in the Book of Abstracts and will also be
posted on the ICDD web page. If you do not want your abstract posted on the
web page, please note your request on the information page of your abstract
submission. Abstracts must not exceed one page in length and must include the
title, author(s), affiliation(s), and the text. To provide uniformity, it is
recommended that abstracts be prepared according to the following guidelines:
(PDF format is preferred if submitted via e-mail)
- Paper Size: 8.5 x 11 inches; A4 paper must be formatted for 8.5 x 11
- Size: Entire abstract, including title, author(s), affiliation(s), and text,
must fit into a maximum area of 15 cm (5.9") wide by 20 cm (7.9")
high. Please allow a top margin of 3.8 cm (1.5") and 2.54 cm (1")
margins on all other sides
- Font: Times or Times New Roman, 12 point
- Title: bold, centered, all uppercase (except where lowercase letters are
needed for clarity)
- Leave one blank line between the title and the author(s)
- Author(s) and affiliation(s): mixed upper and lowercase, centered; if there
is more than one author, underline the presenting author's name
- Leave two blank lines before beginning text
- text should appear flush left; do not indent
- use line spacing sufficiently large enough to allow the abstract to be read
easily, including subscripts, superscripts and Greek letters
- a blank line is recommended (space permitting) between new paragraphs
Abstracts may be submitted via the web or by e-mail. CLICK HERE (This
function has been disabled.) to submit abstract.
Receipt of abstracts will be confirmed by e-mail. If you do not receive your
confirmation within 2 weeks of your submission, please contact Leah Mooney,
Education Coordinator, at email@example.com, phone: 610-325-9814.
PPXRD-2 Event Schedule
||Acquisition and Use of X-ray
Powder Diffraction Data
||Title of Paper
||Speaker & Affiliation
||Welcoming Remarks &
||John Faber, ICDD
is in your pill? What about theirs?
||Peter Stephens, SUNY Stony Brook
OF XRPD DATA ACQUISITION AND PATTERN ANALYSIS
||Barbara Stahly, SSCI Inc
THROUGHPUT SCREENING: DIFFRACTION ANALYSIS OF BRAND NAME DRUGS
AND THEIR GENERIC COUNTERPARTS
||Brian Litteer, Bruker AXS Inc.
X-RAY POWDER DIFFRACTION QUANTITATION OF GLYCINE POLYMORPHS IN
INTACT COMPACTS AND MODELING OF INTENSITY VARIATIONS WITH
SAMPLE THICKNESS AND SOLID FRACTION
||Wenjin Cao, Amgen Inc.
EVALUATION OF AN ACTIVE PHARMACEUTICAL INGREDIENT IN
||Detlef Beckers, PANalytical
PXRD PATTERNS IN STUDIES OF THE PHASE COMPOSITION AND THERMAL
BEHAVIOR OF BULK CRYSTALLINE SOLIDS
||Shawn Yin, Analytical R&D, Bristol-Myers
New Organic Powder Diffraction File, PDF-4/Organic 2002, with
Integrated Search and Retrieval Functions
||John Faber, ICDD
For more information contact:
12 Campus Boulevard
Newtown Square, PA 19073-3273 U.S.A.
Phone: 610-325-9814 Fax: 610-325-9823
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
- 1999 PPXRD