International
Tables for
Crystallography
Volume G
Definition and exchange of crystallographic data
Edited by S. R. Hall and B. McMahon

International Tables for Crystallography (2006). Vol. G, ch. 2.1, pp. 13-19
https://doi.org/10.1107/97809553602060000727

Chapter 2.1. Specification of the STAR File

S. R. Halla* and N. Spadaccinib

aSchool of Biomedical and Chemical Sciences, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia, and bSchool of Computer Science and Software Engineering, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
Correspondence e-mail:  syd@crystal.uwa.edu.au

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