(Emeritus) Prof. Dr. Anthony L. Spek (1944)

CV

Crystal & Structural Chemistry
Bijvoet Center for Biomolecular Research
Utrecht University
Padualaan 8
Utrecht
The Netherlands

Phone (+31) 30 2532538
E-mail address: a.l.spek@uu.nl


Distributed PLATON Software

PLATON A Multipurpose Crystallographics Tool, including:
PLUTON - Molecular Graphics (Ball & Sticks),
SQUEEZE - Handling the Contribution of Disordered Solvent,
ADDSYM - Search for Missed Symmetry,
ASYM - Data Averaging and Analysis.,
LEPAGE - Search for Higher Metrical Symmetry,
STRUCTURE TIDY - Parthe & Gelato - Standard Form for Inorganic Structures,
VALIDATION - Structure Validation,
S - Automated Structure Determination Shell

PLATON may be obtained via Download Page


PowerPoint Presentations of lectures of A.L.S. at various meetings.


Single Crystal Structure Validation

Powerpoint Presentation Validation and Checking of Crystal Structures by A.J. Blake and A. Linden

Paper on PLATON Structure Validation

Paper: Structure Validation in Chemical Crystallography


Absolute Structure Determination

Hooft y parameter: Journal of Applied Crystallography, 2008, Volume 41, pages 96-103
See also Rob Hooft's Website on Absolute Structure.


Author Statistics in the CSD

Authors with 100+ Published Structures and Full Author List (CSD-Oct-1998)

Authors with 100+ Published Structures and Full Author List (CSD-Oct-1999)

Authors with 100+ Published Structures and Full Author List (CSD-Oct-2000)

Authors with 100+ Published Structures and Full Author List (CSD-Oct-2001)

Authors with 100+ Published Structures and Full Author List (CSD-Dec-2002)

Authors with 100+ Published Structures and Full Author List (CSD-Dec-2003)

Authors with 100+ Published Structures and Full Author List (CSD-Dec-2004)

Authors with 250+ Published Structures and Full Author List (CSD-Jan-2006)


Rigaku MSC

Agilent Crystallography

Bruker-Nonius/AXS

Stoe

Oxford Cryosystems


Pointers to Selected World Wide Web Sites

IUCr-Computing Commission
International Union of Crystallography
I.C.S.D. WWW Site (CAOS/CAMM-Nijmegen-account required)
CAMM WWW Site (CAOS/CAMM-Nijmegen-account required)
European Crystallographic Association
American Crystallographic Association
British Crystallographic Association
ACA Service Crystallography SIG
American Chemical Society
Nederlandse Vereniging voor Kristallografie
Cambridge Crystallographic Data Center
PLATON for MS-Windows - Home Page (Dr L.J. Farrugia, Glasgow)
Home of DIRDIF and CRUNCH
CCP14-Collaborative Computational Project
The SHELX Homepage
The DRAWxtl Homepage (drawing polyhedra)
ps2pdf
Video taped lectures 'Physics for future Presidents' by R.A. Muller, Berkeley
Interesting UK-based Forum
CCDC/Referee
UU-Library/Chemistry (local)
WEBofScience (local)
IUCr-World Directory


On-Line IUCR-Journals

Acta Crystallographica Section A

Acta Crystallographica Section B

Acta Crystallographica Section C

Acta Crystallographica Section D

Acta Crystallographica Section E

Journal of Applied Crystallography

Journal of Synchrotron Radiation

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Last update: 03-Apr-2013, A.L.Spek