Daily Archives: October 14, 2015


Crystals – known to everybody as gems, snow crystals, or salt grains – are widespread in the nature around us. The investigation of their structure and properties means looking inside the intimate of atom geometries – a look contributing to the scientific development of chemistry, solid state physics, Earth sciences, […]

Crystallization Competition in the School

The Crystallization Competition in the School is an innovative contest on Crystallography and Crystallization for young students aged 12-16. It is organised in Spain and coordinated by the Spanish Specialized Group of Crystallography and Crystal Growth (GE3C). During the 2013/2014 school year the Competition is organised in 7 geographical areas […]

L’enigma Escher

“L’ENIGMA ESCHER- PARADOSSI GRAFICI TRA ARTE E GEOMETRIA” is the title of a major retrospective exhibition of the work of Maurits Cornelis Escher, on display in Reggio Emilia until 23 March 2014. The exhibition presents the work of the Dutch graphic artist from his debut on the scene to his […]

ECM-28 Poster Prizes

RCSB Protein Data Bank Poster Prize Field: Macromolecular Crystallography Sponsor: RCSB PDB Panel: Marjolein Thunnissen, Pietro Roversi, Ralf Ficner [MSlZ-POS] Exploring Relationships Between Diffracted Intensity Decay and a New Dose Metric. Jonathan Brooks-Bartlett, Oliver B. Zeldin, Elspeth F. Garman SIG4 Electron Crystallography Poster Prize X2 Field: Electron Crystallography Sponsors: Calidris […]

ECM-27 Poster Prizes

Electron Crystallography (SIG 4) Poster Prizes Panel: Louisa Meshi, Holger Klein, Joke Hadermann MS37-P4 Bimodal domain configuration and wedge formation in tetragonal Pb[Zr1-xTix]O3. Liubomira Ana Schmitt (TU Darmstadt, Germany) Oxford Cryosystems Low Temperature Prize Panel: Manuel Fernandez, Dietmar Stalke MSZ4-P5 Low-temperature & high-pressure polymorphism in a room-temperature ionic liquid. Sofiane […]