The Amsterdam Density Functional (ADF) program package has been reviewed in the Journal of the American Chemical Society (JACS). Mr. Bomble, a Ph.D. student in the group of Prof. Stanton at the University of Texas at Austin wrote the independent review without contacting SCM.
The review can be accessed by those with a subscription to JACS:
Y. J. Bomble Journal of the American Chemical Society 128 (9), 3103 (2006).
A few weeks earlier, Dr. Anselm Horn had published a software note on ADF in the German national chemistry magazine “Nachrichten aus Chemie, Technik, und Labor” in the January 2006 issue.
Graphical User Interface (ADF-GUI), ease of use, multiple platforms.