International Tables for Crystallography

Image dictionary (imgCIF)
A. P. Hammersley, H. J. Bernstein and J. D. Westbrook. International Tables for Crystallography (2005). Vol. G, ch. 4.6, pp. 444-458  [ doi:10.1107/97809553602060000746 ]


This is version 1.3.2 of the image CIF dictionary (imgCIF) and crystallographic binary file (CBF) dictionary. Use of this dictionary is described in Chapter 3.7. The CBF format is described in Chapter 2.3 and Chapter 5.6 describes a software library for manipulating image data. The data names defined here extend the macromolecular CIF dictionary (Chapter 4.5).

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International Tables for Crystallography is the definitive resource and reference work for crystallography. The series consists of nine volumes and comprises articles and tables of data relevant to crystallographic research and to applications of crystallographic methods in all sciences concerned with the structure and properties of materials.