Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre
The CCDC compiles and distributes the Cambridge Structural Database (CSD), the world's repository of experimentally determined organic and metal-organic crystal structures, and related applications software including GOLD and Relibase+.
Originating in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Cambridge, the CCDC is now a fully independent institution constituted as a non-profit company and a registered charity since 1989.
With over 45 years of scientific expertise the CCDC has a strong track record in basic research through more than 700 peer-reviewed publications.
The CCDC employs around 60 staff and hosts occasional visiting scientists and students who are working on projects related to the Cambridge Structural Database or other CCDC products.
Year Founded: 1965
Legal Name: Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre Inc
Company Type: Non-Profit