About ICDD

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 crystalline materials. The membership of the ICDD consists of worldwide representation from academe, government, and industry.

Our Vision - The International Centre for Diffraction Data will continue to develop tools and support the education required for materials analyses of tomorrow.

Our Mission - The International Centre for Diffraction Data will continue to be the world center for quality diffraction and related data to meet the needs of the technical community. ICDD promotes the application of materials characterization methods in science and technology by providing forums for the exchange of ideas and information.

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WHAT'S NEW  - also read the ICDD Newsletters and Press Releases

About the ICDD

ICDD 2014 International Year of Crystallography Calendar

The History of the ICDD - a 70th anniversary roundup of articles and information

2012 Public Report

ICDD Around the Globe - conferences and exhibits where the ICDD will be represented

ICDD Conference Calendar - online calendar of other material characterization conferences

ICDD and the Powder Diffraction File: Past, Present and Future in Adobe Acrobat Format

The Powder Diffraction File - Expansion of the PDF

Committee Mission Statements

Profiles of the Board of Directors

ICDD Staff

Upcoming Annual Spring Meeting: 23-27 March 2015 at ICDD Headquarters

Past Annual Spring Meetings: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997 

ICDD Newsletters and Press Releases

ICDD Headquarters - The ICDD Headquarters is located to the west of Philadelphia in Newtown Square on 12 Campus Boulevard -  See complete address and maps

Awards - Past Recipients and Applicant Qualifications

Employment Opportunities

Directions and Maps

ISO 9001:2008 Certification