MSE-663 / 2 credits

Teacher(s): Casati Nicola, Testino Andrea, Van Petegem Steven, Various lecturers

Language: English

Remark: Next time: September 11-15, 2023


Every 2 years


Modern synchrotron-radiation methods not only provide data of exceptional quality, but have allowed previously inaccessible experiments to be performed. The school will give a broad overview of all possibilities using synchrotron radiation, including hands-on practicals.



powder diffraction, x-rays, neutron diffraction

Learning Prerequisites

Important concepts to start the course

Participants are supposed to be already familiar with both the fundamentals of crystallography and X-ray powder diffraction.

Assessment methods

Written exam

In the programs

  • Number of places: 40
  • Exam form: Oral (session free)
  • Subject examined: Powder Diffraction School - Modern Syncrotron Methods
  • Lecture: 23 Hour(s)
  • Exercises: 9 Hour(s)
  • Practical work: 2 Hour(s)

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