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The copyright in the Powder Diffraction Course Material including scripts, but excluding sections explicitly marked otherwise (hereafter called "PD COURSE MATERIAL") is owned in the first instance by Birkbeck College, London, United Kingdom. The copyright of the course material rests with the authors for those instances in which the college has waived its employer's rights.

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In accordance with the terms of the Copyright, Designs, and Patents Act 1988 chapter IV on Lin
Moral Rights" as passed into the law of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the contributing authors of the Internet Course on Powder Diffraction, as specified in alphabetical order below, do hereby assert their moral rights to be identified as authors or co-authors of the course material regarding those web pages which they have written:

Martin Attfield
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Huub Driessen

Jeremy Karl Cockcroft asserts his moral right regarding the editorial content of the course material as a whole.

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