Diamond Light Source celebrates 100 years of Crystallography

That scientific principle of diffraction of X-rays by crytals, discovered in 1913, by father and son William and Lawrence Bragg has made possible much of the materials research that today takes place at Diamond Light Source. To mark the occasion, Dr John Jenkin, the biographer of the British scientific duo, […]


Great British Innovations: Crystallography

An online poll identified X-ray crystallography as one of the top five most important innovations in science and technology from the last 100 years. The poll was setup to celebrate National Science & Engineering Week and marks the centenary of the Bragg’s first paper on X-ray Crystallography.