Bruker AXS LLC
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Training Center
Applications Training
*Classes are subject to change or cancellation with respect to the Coronavirus pandemic. Bruker will abide by all state and local regulations in effect at the time the class is scheduled.

Course Options

** Digital courses will be hosted via video conference and will cover the same topics as the courses hosted at our Madison facility. The course will be broken up in a morning session and afternoon session (attendees will attend both). Course work will include lecture sessions on principles of X-ray analysis as well as training sessions with different software packages. Customers may receive a training packet with samples and datasets prior to the live sessions.

Powder Diffraction Basics (Monday/Tuesday) 
Morning session: 10am - 12pm CDT
Afternoon session: 2pm - 4pm CDT

This training course will show the theoretical fundamentals, sample preparation techniques, and methods in qualitative phase analysis with the D2 and D8 family of diffractometers. The main focus is on powder diffraction using the DIFFRAC.SUITE software packages including DIFFRAC.EVA.

Quantitative X-ray Analysis (Wednesday/Thursday) 
Morning session: 10am- 12pm CDT
Afternoon session: 2pm - 4pm CDT

This training course will show the different methods used for quantitative phase analysis, including the DIFFRAC.EVA and DIFFRAC.TOPAS software packages. The course is intended for users with experience in XRD, new users are strongly encouraged to first attend the X-ray Powder Diffraction course.


Attendance Fee

The course fee is $1,700 USD per attendee per two-day session. 


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.


Training Dates

 Powder Diffraction:
February 22-23, 2021 (Digital)
April 26-27, 2021 (Digital)
June 21-22, 2021
September 27-28, 2021
December 6-7, 2021 

Quantitative X-ray Analysis:
February 24-25, 2021 (Digital)
April 28-29, 2021 (Digital)
June 23-24, 2021
September 29-30, 2021
December 8-9, 2021


 Bruker AXS LLC

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

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For course content questions, please contact:

Steven (Nick) Rodesney
Applications Scientist, XRD

Nathan Henderson
Sr. Applications Scientist, XRD 


For registration and other questions, please contact:

Caitlin Heitman
Marketing Specialist


Bruker AXS LLC
5465 E. Cheryl Parkway
Madison, WI 53711-11