X-ray Diffraction Laboratory

Sample/Data Ownership and Publication Rights.

Samples submitted to the X-ray Diffraction Laboratory remain under the direct control of the investigator generating the materials.  All data obtained by the X-ray Diffraction Laboratory directly relevant to the samples are turned over to the investigator upon completion of work.  Publication of such data is at the discretion of the investigator.  The proceeding is stated with the following understanding.

a) The techniques and procedures used in the X-ray Diffraction Laboratory are the property of the Texas A & M University System and of the developer/owner if they are under license to the University

b) Data generated by the X-ray Diffraction Laboratory from joint ventures (service work exempted) and ensuing claims to such data are subject to TAMUS policy on intellectual property