Some of the submissions to the ACA Art in Crystallography Prize. Top: (left) Azobenzene & Menthol - Mixed Before Melting, Narayan Variankaval (First Prize), (right) MicROCKScopica-Charoite, Bernardo Cesare (Second Prize) Middle: (left) MicROCKScopica-Ocean Jasper, Bernardo Cesare (Third Prize), (right) Hexamer With Electrostatic Calculations, Eric di Luccio (Honorable Mention) Bottom (left) Azobenzene & Menthol - Mixed Before Melting-2, Narayan Variankaval, (right) Out of Darkness, Bill Bauer. Full descriptions of all the submissions can be found on the ACA website: Entries for the 2010 contest are now being accepted, please contact Chidester Connie (
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Editors: William L. Duax, Judith Flippen-Anderson

Contents of issue

Letter from the President

Letter from the President
Sine Larsen

IUCr journals news

M.M. ClarkW.W. BrennesselP.L. Holland

IUCr journals news

High-pressure small-angle neutron scattering studies of glucose isomerase conformation in solution
E. BanachowiczM. Kozak, A. Patkowski, G. MeierJ. Kohlbrecher

IUCr journals news

Development of new apertures for coherent X-ray experiments
E.M. DufresneS.B. Dierker, Z. YinL. Berman

Meeting report

IUCr Congress and General Assembly
Giovanni FerrarisAndrew AllenMoonhor Ree

Meeting report

1st SESAME-JSPS school on Synchrotron Sciences
Mohammad YousefTarek HusseinOsamo Shimomura

Meeting report

38th National Seminar on Crystallography, India
K. ByrappaR. Somashekar


Hans C. Freeman (1929-2008)
Mitchell Guss

Awards and prizes

Ludo Frevel Scholarships