XANES Short Course Software

List of programs required for the tutorial sessions of the Short course on quantitative analysis of XANES.

  1. FDMNES. Download it from http://www.neel.cnrs.fr/spip.php?article876&lang=en Unzip fdmnes folder.
  2. FEFF9 will be distributed by Prof. J.J. Rehr at the workshop. If you have FEFF8 you can use it in combination with FitIt.
  3. Download windows installer of IFEFFIT from http://cars9.uchicago.edu/ifeffit/Downloads and install it.
  4. FitIt. Download it from http://nano.sfedu.ru/fitit/FitIt-setup.exe Install it. Please contact fitit.support@gmail.com to obtain FitIt registration key. During installation you have to found FDMNES executable fdmnes.exe, FEFF8 executable (if you have it) and folder with IFEFFIT
  5. Download RasMol from http://www.rasmol.org/software/RasMol_2.7.4.2_Windows_Installer.exe and install it.
  6. Download FreeCommander from http://www.freecommander.com/fc_downl_en.htm Unzip and install it. Run the program, in the Extras menu select Settings, then View->DOS Prompt and select: “Show Command line” and “Close shell window after command execution”.
  7. Download FitIt tutorial materials from http://nano.sfedu.ru/fitit/FitIt-tutorial.zip Unzip them (but not very deep in the file structure, for example, into the folder C:/FitIt-tutorial )
  8. It is also assumed that you have the program that allows to plot graphic using as the input ASCII file with a few columns.