Int. Tab. Satellite workshop to the XXII IUCr congress

Online Edition of International Tables for Crystallography: Current State and
Future Developments

Bilbao, 31 August – 3 September 2011

The workshop will provide an introduction to the current state
and future developments of the online version of International Tables for
Crystallography, including in particular the new symmetry database. This new
web server provides access to databases of symmetry information on
crystallographic groups in standard and alternative settings, allowing the

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CCDC Chemical Crystallography Prize for Younger Scientists 2011

The CCDC Chemical Crystallography Prize for Younger Scientists 2011 has been awarded to Dr Pete Wood of CCDC.

Pete received his PhD from the University of Edinburgh in 2008, and has since been employed as a Research & Applications Scientist at CCDC. His research to date has focussed on quantitative understanding of the factors that govern intermolecular interactions and the assembly of crystal structures. He is also involved in the scientific development of the CCDC’s MERCURY program.

Examples of the work for which the prize is awarded are:

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CCP4 Study Weekend

5-7 January 2011

This year’s Study Weekend will run between the 5th and 7th January at the Warwick Conferences, University of Warwick.

This year, the topic for the Study Weekend is "Model Building & Refinement & Validation". In keeping with previous CCP4 meetings, the lectures will focus on the presentation and discussion of advanced methods and techniques developed and used by the leaders in the field.

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