OpenLab Turkey 2018

OpenLab Turkey 2018 - TuCr Activity at UNAM

Powder Diffraction for Industrial Materials

10 - 13 September 2018, Bilkent Campus, Ankara

Main Lecturer:

Professor Gilberto Artioli (Università di Padova), [co-author of the volume “Fundamentals of Crystallography”, (C. Giacovazzo ed.) and author of “Scientific Methods and Cultural Heritage”]


  • X-ray physics – diffraction theory
  • Powder diffraction
  • Sample preparation
  • Introduction to commonly used software
  • Phase Identification
  • Experimental configurations – optics
  • Powder data collection – practicals
  • Databases
  • Full profile refinement
  • Quantitative analysis
  • XRPD for industrial materials


Süheyla Özbey (Hacettepe University)

F. Betül Kaynak (Hacettepe University) 

Leyla Yıldırım (Hacettepe University)

Emre S. Taşcı (Hacettepe University)

Ferdi Karadaş (UNAM, Bilkent University)

Enver Kahveci (UNAM, Bilkent University)

Gülsüm Gündoğdu (UNAM, Bilkent University)