Powder Diffraction Journal
Practical techniques • Published articles relating to applications • Latest advances in software
Journal of Materials Characterization
Powder Diffraction is a quarterly journal published by the JCPDS-International Centre for Diffraction Data through the Cambridge University Press. The journal focuses on practical technique, publishing articles relating to the widest range of application from materials analysis to epitaxial growth of thin films and to the latest advances in software. Although practice is emphasized, theory is not neglected, especially as its discussion relates to better understanding of technique.
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On the Cover: The cover figure was prepared using figures from the manuscript “Synthesis, powder diffraction pattern, crystal structure determination of the pharmaceutical co-crystal of Levetiracetam and 3,5-dinitrosalicylic acid” by Lingling Shi, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, Hangzhou, China and coauthors.
The upper left figures show that the co-crystal is distinctly different from either of the constituent components. The upper right shows shows the experimental and simulated patterns of the co-crystal. The lower figure shows the derived molecular structure of the LEV-DNS co-crystal that was characterized by infrared spectroscopy, powder X-ray diffraction and single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
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ICDD’s international journal, Powder Diffraction, published quarterly plus an annual special topical issue, in collaboration with the Denver X-ray Conference Organizing Committee, has increased services for the subscribers of Powder Diffraction and authors of Advances in X-ray Analysis (AXA). Beginning in 2006, ICDD offered access to of the previous year’s edition of AXA to Powder Diffraction institutional print/online subscribers. This effectively doubles the number of articles annually available to Powder Diffraction subscribers and significantly increases the circulation for the authors in Advances in X-ray Analysis.
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- Techniques and procedures in X-ray powder diffractometry
- Advances in instrumentation
- Study of materials including organic materials, minerals, metals and thin film superconductors
- Publication of powder data on new materials
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Powder Diffraction is presently available online at Cambridge Core. Since initial implementation there has been a steady increase in online subscription readership. This has occurred because of the participation of Powder Diffraction in a number of large publishing consortia. By contract, these consortia provide access to a large number of users solely by online access. The web site is also visited thousands of times per month by non-subscribers who view the contents and abstracts. Cambridge University Press offers several online slots for banners in addition to print ads.
CODEN: PODIE2 ISSN: 0885-7156 e-ISSN: 1945-7413
Camden Hubbard, Applied Diffraction Services
Nicole Ernst Boris, International Centre for Diffraction Data
Amy Woolf, Cambridge University Press, USA
Editors for New Diffraction Data
Soorya Kabekkodu, International Centre for Diffraction Data
Associate Editor for New Diffraction Data
Frank Rotella, Argonne National Laboratory (Retired)
Xiaolong Chen, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
José Miguel Delgado, Universidad de Los Andes
Norberto Masciocchi, Università dell’Insubria
Editors for Crystallography Education
James Kaduk, Poly Crystallography Inc.
Brian H. Toby, Argonne National Lab, Advanced Photon Source
International Reports Editor
Winnie Wong-Ng, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Calendar of Meetings and Workshops Editor
Gang Wang, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
The PDJ Advisory Board is served by ICDD Regional Co-Chairs and members of Cambridge University Press
Moscow State University, Russia
Chinese Academy of Sciences, People’s Republic of China
Jose Miguel Delgado
University de Los Andes, Venezuela
The James Hutton Institute, Scotland, UK
Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
Cambridge University Press, USA
Max-Planck Institute fuer Festkoerperforschung, Germany
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation, Australia
Sandia National Labs, USA
T.N. Guru Row
Indian Institute of Science, India
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