APEX5 Software
APEX5 Software
Single Crystal X-ray Diffraction (SC-XRD)

APEX5 Software

APEX offers an all-encompassing solution for crystallography, from instrument control to refined structure publication. World-class data processing engines are seamlessly integrated with a modern graphical interface providing an intuitive user experience - suitable for both novice and experienced crystallographers.

The Benefits of APEX5

The APEX5 software suite redefines the standard in single crystal X-ray diffraction, offering unparalleled data acquisition and processing speeds and capabilities, precise structure refinement, and seamless publication.

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The world’s most powerful crystallographic software package is now also the easiest to learn and use

  • Future-Proof and Performance-Oriented, fully 64-bit compatible
  • CIRRUS is a new cloud-based sample management workflow for crystallography service providers.
  • Revolutionary automated structure determination with STRUCTURE NOW.
  • Reliable data collection strategy calculations, data integration, scaling and structure solution
  • Outstanding graphical user interface for model building, and refinement.
  • Integrated Database check for CSD, COD and local structures
  • Reciprocal Space Viewer - Unmatched Handling of Challenging Samples
  • By Crystallographers, for Crystallographers
  • CPU-intense tasks are fully parallelized
  • Installs with a single mouse click
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CIRRUS - Cloud data exchange for Crystallography Service Providers

CIRRUS is a new cloud-based sample management workflow for crystallography service providers. It enables you to conveniently manage your users and their requested jobs in one place. This saves time and ensures your information is always accurate and up-to-date.

CIRRUS provides your users with standardized templates for sample submission, that are seamlessly imported to APEX5 ensuring you have all the details needed to start the experiment in APEX5.

CIRRUS benefits you and your users

  • User-friendly sample submission
  • Streamlined user and job management, efficient scheduling, and faster turnaround times
  • Paper-free digital sample management, saving time and improving information flow
  • Standardized forms ensure complete submissions for successful structural analysis
  • Seamless integration with APEX5 for convenient and error-free data transfer
  • Enhanced communication and data security, for improved user satisfaction


Crystallography made easy

See how the atomic structure of a metalorganic compound is solved in only 15 minutes using fully automated data collection, processing and structure refinement.

STRUCTURE NOW is our new plug-in for automated structure determination. It applies the latest Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to automate structure determination for the user.

Automating processes saves you time and energy, makes your job simpler, and incre ases your productivity and efficiency.

STRUCTURE NOW provides ongoing feedback on the progress of the structure determination process. Smart automation when you want it and instant control whenever you need it.

Unlock the potential of APEX5 - Your gateway to enhanced crystallographic research and unparalleled performance.

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