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Pearson's Crystal Data: References

Pearson's Crystal Data is a collaboration among:
Material Phases Data System (MPDS), Vitznau, Switzerland, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Tokyo, Japan (part of binaries), and ASM International, Materials Park, Ohio, USA.

Pearson's Crystal Data originate from the well-known PAULING FILE project.

The Pearson's Crystal Data software has been written by:
Crystal Impact, Bonn, Germany, Authors: Dr. Klaus Brandenburg, Dr. Holger Putz.

Copyright © 2018:
Pearson's Crystal Data data part is copyrighted by Material Phases Data System (MPDS), Switzerland & National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Version 2018.06.
Pearson's Crystal Data DVD software is jointly produced and copyrighted by Crystal Impact (Bonn, Germany), ASM International (Materials Park, Ohio, USA), and Material Phases Data System (MPDS; Vitznau, Switzerland), Copyright © 2018. All Rights Reserved.
Pearson's Crystal Data, Release 2018/19 is published by ASM International, Materials Park, OH 44073-0022 USA. Copyright © ASM International 2018. All rights reserved.

Citation of Pearson's Crystal Data:

P. Villars, K. Cenzual, Pearson's Crystal Data: Crystal Structure Database for Inorganic Compounds (on DVD), Release 2018/19, ASM International®, Materials Park, Ohio, USA

Who is using Pearson's Crystal Data

The following list may give you an idea of who is already using Pearson's Crystal Data:
  • Australia
    University of New South Wales
  • Austria
    Plansee SE
    Universität Innsbruck, Institut für Allgemeine, Anorganische u. Theor. Chemie
    Universität Wien
  • Brazil
    Federal University of Minas Gerais UFMG
  • Canada
    Concordia University
    National Resources Canada
    University du Quebec a Trois-Rivieres
    University of Alberta, Department of Renewable Resources
    University of Manitoba
  • China
    Beijing University of Technology
    Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Nankai University, College of Information and Technology
    Shandong University
  • Czech Republic
    Charles University (Prague), Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, X-Ray Group
    Institute of Physics of Materials, Brno
    Institute of Physics of the ASCR
    Jan Dlugosz University
  • Finland
    Aalto University
  • France
    Aix-Marseille University
    CEA / Saclay
    Ecole de Technolgie Supérieure
    Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Electrochimie et d'Electrométallurgie de Grenoble
    IM2NP Site St. Jérôme
    Intitute Jean Lamour
    Instit. National Polytech de Grenoble
    Laboratoire De Chimie Solide
    Laboratoire SIMAP, Grenoble INP
    LGIT-Universite Joseph Fourier
    Université Henry Poincaré, Nancy
    Université Montpellier 2, Institut Charles Gerhardt - LAIME
    Université Paris-Est Créteil
    Université de Rennes
  • Germany
    Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
    BMW AG
    Broll-Buntpigmente GmbH + Co KG
    Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), Institut für Materialphysik im Weltraum
    Fachhochschule Münster, Fachbereich Chemieingenieurwesen
    FIZ Karlsruhe, MVPD
    Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, IFP
    Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, ISS
    Fraunhofer-Institut für Fertigungstechnik und Angewandte Materialforschung
    Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
    Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
    Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht
    Institut für Transurane, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen
    Johannes-Gutenburg-Universität Mainz
    Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt am Main
    Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
    Ludwig-Maximilians-Unversität München
    Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Mainz
    Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Physik fester Stoffe, Dresden
    Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung, Stuttgart
    Merck KGaA, Darmstadt
    Paul-Drude-Institut, Berlin
    Philipps-Universität Marburg
    Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
    Robert Bosch GmbH
    Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    Süd-Chemie AG
    Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg
    Technische Universität München
    Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken
    Universität Münster
    Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
    Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung (Ulm)
  • India
    Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali
    Indian Institute of Technology
    Madurai Kamaraj University
    National Physical Laboratory
    S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences
  • Israel
    Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
    Government of Israel
    Vishay Israel Ltd.
  • Italy
    Università degli Studi di Milano
    Università di Genova, Centro Servizi Bibliotecari di Chimica "S. Cannizzaro"
  • Japan
    Chuo University
    High Energy Accelerator Research Organization, Institute of Materials Structure Science
    Hokkaido University
    Japan Atomic Energy Agency
    Japan Agency for Marine Earth & Sci Tech
    Kanazawa University, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Inst. of Science and Engineering
    Kumamoto University
    Kyoto University
    Kyushu Institute of Technology
    Kyushu University
    Mitsubishi Materials Corporation
    Nagoya University
    National Institute for Materials Science
    Osaka University, Graduate School of Engineering
    RIKEN, Japan
    Shizuoka University
    Tohoku University
    Tokyo Institute
    Tokyo University of Science
    University of Shiga Prefecture
    University of Tokyo
    Utsunomiya University
  • Korea (South)
    Korea University, Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering
  • Netherlands
    BASF Netherlands B.V.
    European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC), Institute for Energy and Transport
    FEI Electron Optics B.V.
    Technische Universiteit Delft, BST - Fame
  • New Zealand
    University of Canterbury
  • Norway
    University of Oslo
  • Poland
    Instytut Metalurgii i Inzynierii Materialowej PAN
  • Romania
    Universitatea de Vest Timisoara
  • Russia
    Institute of Geology of Ore Deposits
    MATI - Russian State Technological University
  • Slovakia
    Pavol Jozef Safarik University in Kosice
  • Slovenia
    Jozef Stefan Institute
  • South Africa
    University of Johannesburg, Medical School
  • Spain
    CENIM, Madrid
    CIEMAT, Madrid
    CSIC, Dept. Metalurgia Fisica
    Escuela Superior de Ceràmica - Manises
    Instituto de Quimica Fisica Rocasolano
    Universitat de Barcelona
    Universidad de Cantabria
    Universidad de Sevilla
  • Sweden
    Arrhenius Laboratory
    Lund University
    Royal Institute of Technology
    Sandvik Machining Solutions Sverige
    Sandvik Materials Technology
    Sandvik Tooling Sverige
  • Switzerland
    Alstom Switzerland
    ETH Zürich
    Geneva University
    University of Fribourg, Department of Chemistry
  • Taiwan
    National Taiwan University
  • Turkey
    Middle East Technical University
  • Ukraine
    Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
  • United Kingdom
    INEOS Technologies
    University of Oxford
  • U.S.A.
    Ames Laboratory
    Brookhaven National Laboratory
    Clemson University, AMRL
    Columbia University, New York, Department of Chemical Engineering
    Cornell University
    Florida State University
    George Mason University
    Harris Corporation
    IBM Almaden Research Center
    Illinois Institute of Technology, Department of Chemistry
    Inpos Technology
    Intematix Corporation
    Iowa State University
    Lawrence Berkeley National Lab., ALS
    Los Alamos National Laboratory
    Michigan Technological University
    Nanostellar, Inc.
    NASA Glenn Research
    NASA Langley
    Northwestern University
    Oak Ridge National Laboratory
    Portland State University
    Rutgers University
    Sandia National Laboratories
    Stanford University
    Stony Brook University
    University of California, Irvine
    University of Idaho
    University of Maryland, Department of Physics
    University of Nevada Las Vegas
    University of Tennessee, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
    University of Texas, Austin
    Wake Forest University
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