Structure Factor Algebra: Structure Invariants and Seminvariants

  • George M. Sheldrick
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 274)


Structure factor algebra (Bertaut, 1956) provides a general method of incorporating space group symmetry into crystallographic programs. We shall consider some elementary applications, along the lines described by S.R. Hall at the 1970 Advanced Study Institute on Direct and Patterson Methods at Parma.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • George M. Sheldrick
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  1. 1.Institut für Anorganische Chemie der UniversitätGöttingenFederal Republic of Germany

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