Notices

ICSD For WWW

The Jan. 2001 version of the Inorganic Crystal Structure Databases ICSD-for-WWW contains several new features requested by users. The new features are described on http://barns.ill.fr/dif/icsd/news.html and may tried on the ILL’s server http://barns.ill.fr/dif/icsd. New features include: 1) Acrobat PDF output of calculated and indexed powder patterns (as an alternative to postscript) 2) Chime/PDB 3D-display of structures (as an alternative to VRML) 3) Username/Password access (as an alternative to IP names) see: http://barns.ill.fr/dif/icsdpassword.html 4) Various minor bug fixes. The present ICSD-for-WWW database from FIZ-Karlsruhe contains 57,195 entries. If you run down your own ICSD-for-WWW server, this version for SGI, Sun and HP server is available from: ftp://ftp.ill.fr/pub/dif/icsd.

ICSD User Group Newsletter 13