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International Year of Crystallography: 2014 In 1912 Max von Laue showed that X-rays were diffracted by crystals, and in 1913 W. H. and W. L. Bragg demonstrated that the diffraction of X-rays can be used to determine the positions of atoms within a crystal. These groundbreaking experiments mark the birth of modern crystallography. The International Union of Crystallography (IUCr) is marking the centennial of these events by declaring 2014 the International Year of Crystallography (IYCr2014). For more information, please visit the International Year of Crystallography website.
IUCr 2014 Congress and General Assembly Early Bird Registration Deadline: May 1, 2014 The 2014 Congress and General Assembly of the International Union of Crystallography will take place at the Palais des congrès de Montréal located in Montréal, Québec, Canada. The Scientific Program has already been defined and an extremely robust offering of presentations is anticipated. More event details can be found on the 2014 IUCr Congress and General Assembly website.
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