Summer 2020: Crystals in Art Competition

We are going virtual this year! The competition is open. Submissions can be made online until 15 July 2020. Enter and win cash prizes & certificates! Click below for more information.
'Crystals in Art' Competition

Cancelled: BACG Annual Meeting July 2020, Glasgow

It is with great regret that we have to announce that the 2020 Annual Meeting of the BACG is cancelled due to COVID-19. The next meeting will be held in 2021. Further information to be announced soon!

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Since 1969, the BACG has encouraged scientific and technological communications across national and international platforms, spanning theory and practice of crystal growth, crystallisation and, appraisal of crystals.

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Applications of crystal growth have aided the advancement of electronic and optical materials, the food and polymers industry, and pharmaceutics amongst others. We continue to play our role in supporting and bringing together scientists involved in the field, whether emerging or established, working on small or large molecules, inorganic or organic material. 

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Latest News

Amazing entries coming in for our Virtual ‘Crystals in Art Competition’

Our Virtual 'Crystals in Art Competition' has been open for nearly a month and will remain open until 15 July 2020. We are excited to
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Virtual ‘Crystals in Art’ Competition

We will be announcing the details of our 'Crystals in Art' Competition 2020 very soon! The competition will be held online this year through the
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Coming in summer 2020: Virtual ‘Crystals in Art’ Competition

Since this year's BACG meeting has been cancelled, we are looking into hosting a virtual 'Crystals in Art Competition'. Watch this space, more information to
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