X-ray crystallography

The May 2020 edition of the Crystallography Times newsletter is online

Saturday, May 23, 2020 - 8:00am

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 23, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The May edition of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.

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  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 23, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The May edition of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.
  • Crystallography Times is an electronic newsletter published by Rigaku, focusing on single crystal X-ray diffraction.
  • "Crystallography in the News" is a collection of recent news and developments, featuring the latest research findings in protein and small molecule crystallography and X-ray diffraction from around the world.
  • A new product, the Rigaku Intelligent Goniometer Head ( IGH ), is announced in the newsletter.

The March 2020 edition of the Crystallography Times newsletter is online

Monday, March 30, 2020 - 8:00am

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The first edition for 2020 of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.

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  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The first edition for 2020 of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.
  • Crystallography Times is the electronic newsletter published by Rigaku focusing on single crystal X-ray diffraction.
  • "Crystallography in the News" is a collection of the latest scientific news and developments.
  • The current issue presents ten news items from around the world, highlighting the latest developments in protein and small molecule crystallography.

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 4:00pm

Thankfully, that is all now changing due to an innovative and trend setting new company called Svaha .

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  • Thankfully, that is all now changing due to an innovative and trend setting new company called Svaha .
  • Each style of dress is named after famous female scientists such as Marie Curie, Rosalind Franklin, Ada Lovelace, Ruby Payne-Scott and Dorothy Hodgkin.
  • She decided that women should not have to choose between loving Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, & Math and being feminine.
  • She turned to Kickstarter yet again, and this time raised over $57K to produce their exclusive line of women's apparel.

Issue 80 of The Bridge, the Materials Science newsletter from Rigaku, is online

Friday, February 28, 2020 - 8:45am

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The February 2020 edition of The Bridge , the materials science newsletter from Rigaku Corporation , is available online on the company's global website.

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  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The February 2020 edition of The Bridge , the materials science newsletter from Rigaku Corporation , is available online on the company's global website.
  • The Bridge features current news and analysis techniques related to X-ray based materials science, including X-ray diffraction ( XRD ), fluorescence and imaging.
  • The featured article for February covers the evaluation of crystalline polymer materials using a 2D small angle X-ray scattering / wide angle X-ray scattering ( SAXS/WAXS ) system.
  • Finally, a collection of news reports presenting the latest developments in materials science, along with a preview of upcoming events, is also included.

Rigaku to present latest Single Crystal and Powder X-ray Diffraction methods at FSU symposium

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 9:00am

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Jan. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Rigaku Corporation will present a workshop on X-ray analysis techniques at the 1st Annual Florida State University Rigaku Symposium and Workshop on X-ray Crystallography and Diffraction.

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  • TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Jan. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Rigaku Corporation will present a workshop on X-ray analysis techniques at the 1st Annual Florida State University Rigaku Symposium and Workshop on X-ray Crystallography and Diffraction.
  • It will cover both single crystal and powder X-ray diffraction methods.
  • Single crystal X-ray diffraction is used to determine the three dimensional structure of molecules.
  • Systems will include the Rigaku XtaLAB mini benchtop chemical crystallography system, with the latest version of CrysAlisPro single crystal X-ray diffraction data collection and processing software, and the new sixth generation Rigaku MiniFlex benchtop X-ray diffractometer.

The December 2019 edition of the Crystallography Times newsletter is online

Friday, December 27, 2019 - 11:35pm

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Dec. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The December edition of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.

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  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Dec. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The December edition of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.
  • Crystallography Times is an electronic newsletter published by Rigaku, focusing on single crystal X-ray diffraction.
  • "Crystallography in the News" is a collection of the recent news and developments, featuring the latest research findings in protein and small molecule crystallography and X-ray diffraction from around the world.
  • The December issue of Crystallography Times is the final monthly edition.

Rigaku presents latest X-ray analytical solutions at 2019 Asian Crystallography Association Conference

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 10:40pm

SINGAPORE, Dec. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Rigaku Corporation is pleased to announce its attendance at the 16th Conference of the Asian Crystallographic Association ( AsCA 2019 ).

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  • SINGAPORE, Dec. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Rigaku Corporation is pleased to announce its attendance at the 16th Conference of the Asian Crystallographic Association ( AsCA 2019 ).
  • Micro-Crystals Measured with the HomeLab"
    Among the featured systems is the Rigaku XtaLAB Synergy-S X-ray diffractometer for single crystal X-ray diffraction.
  • More information about X-ray analytical crystallography systems from Rigaku is available at: http://www.rigaku-oxford.com .
  • Since its inception in Japan in 1951, Rigaku has been at the forefront of analytical and industrial instrumentation technology.

The October 2019 edition of the Crystallography Times newsletter is online

Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 1:50am

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The October edition of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.

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  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The October edition of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.
  • Crystallography Times is a monthly electronic newsletter published by Rigaku, focusing on single crystal X-ray diffraction.
  • "Crystallography in the News" is a monthly collection of the latest scientific news and developments.
  • The current issue presents nine news items from around the world, highlighting the latest research findings in protein and small molecule crystallography and X-ray diffraction.

Issue 75 of The Bridge, the Materials Science newsletter from Rigaku, is Online

Monday, September 30, 2019 - 7:00pm

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Sept. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The September 2019 edition of The Bridge , the materials science newsletter from Rigaku Corporation , is now available online on the company's global website.

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  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Sept. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The September 2019 edition of The Bridge , the materials science newsletter from Rigaku Corporation , is now available online on the company's global website.
  • The Bridge features current news and analysis techniques related to X-ray based materials science, including X-ray diffraction, fluorescence and imaging, and presents articles, scientific papers and news reports.
  • This month's featured X-ray diffraction ( XRD ) technical note describes material characterization by Pair Distribution Function (PDF) and Radial Distribution Function (RDF) analysis.
  • These analyses can derive atomic distances and atomic coordinates from an X-ray diffuse scattering pattern regardless of the crystallinity of the materials.

The August 2019 Edition of the Crystallography Times Newsletter is Now Online

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 11:45pm

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The latest edition of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.

Key Points: 
  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The latest edition of Crystallography Times from Rigaku Corporation has been published and is now available on the company's global website.
  • Crystallography Times is a monthly electronic newsletter published by Rigaku focusing on single crystal X-ray diffraction and serves the X-ray analysis community by presenting the latest news and crystallographic research.
  • "Crystallography in the News" is a monthly collection of the latest news and developments, highlighting the latest research findings in small molecule and protein crystallography and X-ray diffraction from around the world.
  • Readers can subscribe to the newsletter or view the current issue online at https://www.rigaku.com/subscribe .