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TOPAS Quantitative Phase Analysis - Application Training

About the training

This training course will show the different methods used for quantitative phase analysis, with the main focus on using DIFFRAC.TOPAS software package. The course is intended for users with experience in XRD, new users are strongly encouraged to first attend the X-ray Powder Diffraction course. The course will be conducted in either English or German, as shown on the course schedule page.


Course Outline and Agenda

Day 1, 10am - 5pm

  • Introduction to DIFFRAC.TOPAS
  • Profile fitting and Microstructure analysis


Day 2, 9am - 5pm

  • Quantitative analysis using Rietveld method
  • Amorphous content determination


Day 3, 9am - 5pm

  • Quantification using an external standard
  • Quantification using PONKCS

To register, please fill out the online registration form.

More details

Class size

Class sizes are limited, so that each participant receives individual attention and participates in all hands-on activities. Early registration is encouraged as registrations are accepted on a first-come/first-served basis.


Attendance Fee

The course price includes course materials, lunch and refreshments. Travel and accommodation are not included.



Registrations cancelled within 10 working days prior to the start of the course are subject to a cancellation fee of 30 %. Registered persons not attending the course without having given prior notice will be fully charged. We reserve the right to cancel a course if there are less than three registrants by the registration deadline.


Our Facility

Bruker AXS GmbH
Training Center
Östliche Rheinbrückenstr. 49
76187 Karlsruhe

Tel: +49 721 50997-0
Fax: +49 721 50997-5222

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For further information about the course content, please contact:
Dr. Michael Evans, Application Scientist XRD,


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