Bruker Nano, Inc.
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Training Center

Advanced Chemical Crystallography Applications Training

About the course

This course is designed for experienced users of the Bruker D8 QUEST or D8 VENTURE systems for X-ray crystal structure determination (chemical crystallography). The course includes instruction and lab time. The training is in English, so participants should have strong English skills.

Attendance Fee

The course fee is $1,320 USD per person. 

Class Size

Because our courses are interactive and learner-oriented, we limit class size to a minimum of three and a maximum of six. Early enrollment is encouraged as registrations are accepted on a first-come/first-serve basis.

*Each participant will be provided with class materials and lunch daily.


Course Agenda

This course runs 9am-5pm, Monday & Tuesday and covers the following:

  • Discussion of data collection techniques and strategies for difficult problems
  • Small or weakly diffracting samples
  • Unstable or air-sensitive samples
  • Twinned crystals
  • Hands-on use of a Bruker single crystal diffraction system with low-temperature device
  • Structure determination with APEX3 software suite for challenging samples: disorder and twinning
  • Data collection strategies
  • Advanced data integration and analysis techniques
  • Advanced structure determination and refinement techniques
  • Routine maintenance of software and hardware
  • Students are encouraged to bring his/her own samples and problem data

Training Date

 October 27-28, 2020


 Bruker Nano, Inc.

5465 E. Cheryl Parkway
Madison, WI 53711. USA
(608) 276-3000

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For course content questions, please contact:

Bruce Noll
Senior Applications Scientist, SCD

For registration and other questions, please contact:

Caitlin Heitman
Marketing Specialist


Bruker Nano, Inc.
5465 E. Cheryl Parkway
Madison, WI 53711-11