Notices

WinGX for single crystals

The WinGX suite is a coherent collection of programs running under MS-Windows, in which the best available public domain software has been included. It includes industry standards such as SHELXS, DIRDIF, SIR92, SHELXL93 and ORTEP. Several absorption correction methods are available e.g. analytical, Gaussian grid, psi-scans, multi-scan, DIFABS, programs for the geometrical analysis results are provided, including PLATON, PLUTON, PARST and THMA11. CIF format is supported, checking of CIF-syntax and IUCr data validation is possible. The program itself and other associated programs are available from the following web-site: http://www.chem.gla.ac.uk/~louis/software.

Louis Farrugia, U. of Glasgow