May 6 – 8, 2018
US/East-Indiana timezone


The SPS-XRPD workshop will cover the following topics:
  • Talks by pharmaceutical industry experts: recent examples of synchrotron characterization techniques already applied to solve practical problems in the fields of phase identification, structural characterization, quantification of crystalline and amorphous phases, intellectual property issues...
  • Talks by synchrotron radiation experts: new analytical tools and methodologies involving synchrotron radiation
  • Panel discussion on the needs of the pharma industry
  • Special sessions: XRPD refreshers, Meet the experts session, Recent advances & guidelines in Pair Distribution Functions for pharmaceutical R&D

Special attention will be paid to highlight the latest advances in the synchrotron-radiation characterization techniques already used to solve industrial pharmaceutical R&D related issues.