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PX^2 high pressure single crystal diffraction user manual:

This page also lists the softwares which are usually used by PX^2 users.

  • ATREX (previously GSE_ADA): IDL code to process single crystal diffraction data.    Website     Step by Step Tutorial
  • RSV: IDL code to analyze lattice parameters from single crystal diffraction data.    Website

Reference: Dera et al., High pressure single-crystal micro X-ray diffraction analysis with GSE_ADA/RSV software, High Pressure Research, 2013. DOI:10.1080/08957959.2013.806504

  • Bruker APEX3: Commercial software to analyze single crystal diffraction data collected with the Dectris Pilatus 1M detector. Tutorial by Jingui Xu
  • Rigaku CrysAlis(Pro): Another commercial software to analyze single crystal diffraction data. Short notes on data conversion
  • Dioptas: Python code to analyze powder diffraction data. Website

Reference: Prescher and Prakapenka, DIOPTAS: a program for reduction of two-dimensional X-ray diffraction data and data exploration, High Pressure Research, 2015. DOI:10.1080/08957959.2015.1059835

  • SHELX: Software for crystal structure refinement.   Website

Reference: Sheldrick, A short history of SHELX, Acta Crystallographica Section A, 2008. DOI:10.1107/S0108767307043930

Reference: Farrugia, WinGX and ORTEP for Windows: an update, J. Appl. Cryst., 2012. DOI:10.1107/S0021889812029111

  • OLEX2: Another user interface for SHELX.   Website

Reference: Dolomanov, Oleg V., et al., OLEX2: a complete structure solution, refinement and analysis program, J. Appl. Cryst., 2009. DOI:10.1107/S0021889808042726