Statistical descriptors in crystallography
ContentThis document provides an authoritative statement of the use of statistics in crystallography. The document contains a Glossary of statistical terms and sections on the following topics:
- Basic notions
- Uncertainty of measurement
- Refinement on I, |F|2 or |F|?
- Defects in the model
- Weighting schemes
SourceThe hypertext document has been made by editing together two separate reports commissioned by the International Union of Crystallography:
- A report published in 1989 written by D. Schwarzenbach, S. C. Abrahams, H. D. Flack, W. Gonschorek, Th. Hahn, K. Huml, R. E. Marsh, E. Prince, B. E. Robertson, J. S. Rollett and A. J. C. Wilson
- A report published in 1995 written by D. Schwarzenbach, S. C. Abrahams, H. D. Flack, E. Prince and A. J. C. Wilson
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