Research Areas

  • Absolute configurations for small molecules
  • Structure determinations for microcrystals
  • Variable-temperature  small- and large-molecule diffraction  data collection, analysis and interpretation
  • Phase identification and characterization for crystalline materials
  • Quantitative Powder X-ray Diffraction (PXRD)
  • Rapid qualitative PXRD data collection and interpretation for microgram samples
  • Small molecule crystallization
  • Small molecule (Cambridge) crystal structure database search
  • Crystal structures for small organic and inorganic molecules and biological molecules
  • Synchrotron and neutron diffraction data collection at national labs when needed
  • Thin-film characterization

Molecular Structures Group

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