Chem 446

X-ray Crystallography


Instructor: Dr. Alan J. Jircitano
Office: 33 Hammermill
Phone: (814) 898-6400
Spring 2008 Schedule
email: jircitano@psu.edu

Links to Course Information:

Chem 446 Syllabus

SHELX Instructions, example .ins

Crystal Information and Data Sets

Mike - crystal, data
Corey - crystal, data
Josh - crystal, data
Natalie - crystal, data
Pat - crystal, data
Jess - crystal, data
Alyssa - crystal, data

.ins template

Course Notes (pdf)
Introduction

Crystals

Xrays

Lattices

Bragg

Symmetry

Space Group

Data Collection, Scattering Factor Parameters

Structure Factors and Fourier Synthesis

The Phase Problem

Refinement

Derived Results

SHELX

ORTEP

Summary


2-D Unit Cells

Bravais Lattices -Requires Chemscape Chime plug-in for viewing

Miller Planes and a Movie

Bragg's Law Applet

Ewald's Sphere of Reflection

32 Point Groups and Applet (go to JAVA applets, Project 12)

1-D Space Groups

2-D Space Groups

Space Group Frequency

Scattering Factor Parameters

Fourier Transforms - Kevin Cowtan's Book of Fourier
 

Protein Database

SHELX WPDB output


For more information concerning this course, please contact: jircitano@psu.edu

Last Updated:  April 18, 2008