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CTEACH: IUCr Teaching Commission Newsletter on-line - November2007 2nd edition

Hi All,

A quick Email that the latest Teaching Commission Newsletter has been
announced on the newsgroups using the following text.  I will also
be putting an article into the IUCr newsletter.



IUCr Teaching Commission Newsletter on-line - November 2007 2nd edition

The 2nd issues of the IUCr Teaching Commission Newsletter is available
as an Adobe Acrobat PDF file via:


This edition has the theme:

   'History of the ORTEP of the Year (OOTY) Award' including an 
       overview article by the award's founder, Richard Harlow.

The list of articles in this edition is given below.


# The History of the ORTEP of the Year ("OOTY") Award.  
   - Richard L. Harlow

# Reprint of "Troublesome Crystal Structures: Prevention, Detection, and
  Resolution" [J. Res. Natl. Inst. Stand. Technol. 101, 327-339 (1996)] 
   - Richard L. Harlow

# Crystallographic Data Validation - Ten Years On.
   - Anthony Linden

# An Online Course in X-ray Crystallography
    - Patrick J. Carroll

# X-ray Safety for Analytical Instrumentation: It's what you cannot see
  or feel that will hurt you!
    - Joseph H. Reibenspies

# Validation of a Complex Inorganic Crystal Structure using Bond Valence
    - Ivana Radosavljevic Evans

# Teaching of Molecular Symmetry to Pakistani Students
    - Zia Khan

# Teaching of Crystallography to Chemistry and Physics students in
    - Zia Khan

# Maximum Entropy Method - A Tool for Complete Structural
  Characterization of Crystalline Compounds
    - Roxana Flacau


Call for Contributions to the Next Teaching Commission Newsletter

The 3rd issue of the Teaching Commission Newsletter is expected to
appear around August of 2009 (2008 being an IUCr congress year) with the
primary theme to be determined. If no-one is else is co-opted, the
newsletter will be edited by Lachlan Cranswick.

Contributions would be also greatly appreciated on matters of interest. 


Lachlan M. D. Cranswick
Contact outside working hours /
  Coordonnees en dehors des heures de travail:
NEW E-mail / courriel:  lc *at* bluehaze.com.au
Home Tel: (613) 584-4226 ; Cell/mobile: (613) 401-6254
WWW: http://lachlan.bluehaze.com.au/
        P.O. Box 2057, Deep River, Ontario, Canada, K0J 1P0

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