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PPXRD-8 - Exhibitors

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Bruker AXS GmbH
Karlsruhe, Germany

Bruker AXS is a leading provider of advanced X-ray systems, providing innovative solutions for polymorph screening, micro spot analysis, homogeneity mapping, structure solution and phase identification in-situ and off-line.  Bruker’s unique state-of-the-art products find special application in drug discovery, high-throughput screening for combinatorial analysis, drug development, failure analysis and quality control.  

Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre
Cambridge, U.K.

The Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre (CCDC) provides knowledge, discovery data and tools for the scientific community, both for academic research, teaching and the pharmaceutical and chemical industries. A registered charity and not-for-profit organisation, CCDC curates the ever growing database of small molecule experimental crystal structures, the Cambridge Structural Database (CSD). The CCDC also produces the program DASH - an easy-to-use package which has set the standard for crystal structure solution from powder diffraction data.

CrystalMaker Software Ltd.
Oxfordshire, U.K.

CrystalMaker®, is an award-winning program for crystal & molecular structures visualization, animation and measurement.  Featuring an elegant, easy-to-use workflow, CrystalMaker provides spectacular photo-realistic graphics, with powerful crystallographic tools.  Simply drag-and-drop your data files into the program for instant display.  CrystalMaker works seamlessly with CrystalDiffract®, providing x-ray & neutron powder diffraction simulation from any crystal.  Compare observed & simulated data on screen; simulate mixtures; and adjust experimental/sample parameters in real time: the ideal way to characterize your samples and XRD experiments. 

International Centre for Diffraction Data

Newtown Square, PA U.S.A.   

The International Centre for Diffraction Data® (ICDD®) is a non-profit scientific organization dedicated to collecting, editing, publishing, and distributing powder diffraction data for the identification of materials. ICDD maintains and distributes the Powder Diffraction File™ for use in materials characterization via X-ray analysis. For the pharmaceutical market, ICDD offers PDF-4/Organics 2009 featuring 370,844 entries designed for rapid materials identification. 

Micromeritics Ltd.
Dunstable, U.K.

Micromeritics will exhibit its brand new shape analyser, the ‘Particle Insight’. This compact bench top unit allows real time analysis of both particle shape and size. 28 different shape parameters can be analysed and reported simultaneously, including circularity, ellipticity and rectangularity. Micromeritics will also show its latest density and surface area instruments.

Oxford Cryosystems
Oxon, U.K.

Oxford Cryosystems is best known for the Cryostream Cooler, the preferred low temperature system of crystallography labs worldwide. Our latest products include the Phenix, a revolutionary 11K Helium cryostat for flat plate powder diffraction plus the Cryostream Compact and Plus, optimised for capillary powder samples, with temperature ranges of 80-500K.

Almelo, The Netherlands

PANalytical is the world’s leading supplier of analytical instrumentation and software for X-ray diffraction (XRD) and X-ray fluorescence spectrometry (XRF). The product portfolio includes targeted solutions to customer’s applications in pharmaceutical research, development and industrial process control. XRD solutions include the versatile X’Pert PRO system and a CubiX Walk-up system with software meeting the requirements of the 21CFR part 11 regulations.

Rigaku European Headquarters
Berlin, Germany

Rigaku offers the most comprehensive suite of X-ray diffractometers currently available:
MiniFlex II – Benchtop XRD unit capable of complete PXRD analysis.
Utima IV – 3kW multipurpose XRD system for complete materials analysis.
SmartLab – Advanced measurements XRD system with in-built intelligence.
XRD-DSC – The world’s premier simultaneous XRD & DSC system.

Zinsser Analytic
Berkshire, U.K.

Zinsser Analytic is an innovative company renowned for the production of customised, robotic liquid and solid handling instrumentation and quality consumable items. We will be showing the latest developments available on our CRISSY platform for salt selection and polymorph screening, plus powder handling systems for sample preparation for structural analysis.

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Pharmaceutical Powder X-ray Diffraction Symposium
International Centre for Diffraction Data
12 Campus Blvd.
Newtown Square, PA 19073, U.S.A.