[Protein-crystallography] IUCr Teaching Commission newsletter - 1st issue - available on-line

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Sun Jul 2 21:25:30 EST 2006

The first edition of the IUCr Teaching Commission newsletter is
available on-line as an Adobe Acrobat PDF file via:


The theme of this edition is the "Teaching Crystallographic


The table of contents follow:

 # Siena 2006 : IUCr School on Basic Crystallography

 * Einstein's tongue for teaching crystallography to biologists -
   Philippe Dumas, Julien Vanwinsberghe and Vincent Cura

 * Crystallography Education and Training in the United States -
   Katherine A. Kantardjieff

 * Crystallographic Teaching in Pakistan - Zia Khan

 * A Guided Tour in Fourier Space - Fokke Tuinstra

 * The British Crystallographic Association Intensive Courses in X-ray
   Structural Analysis - David Watkin

 * Teaching of the Fundamentals of Crystallography - Dieter

 * Teaching Crystallography and Related Subjects at Novosibirsk State
   University, Russia - Elena Boldyreva

 * Crystallographic Teaching at the Laboratory of Inorganic Crystal
   Chemistry at Moscow State University, Russia - Evgeny Antipov

 * M.Sc. Crystallography at Birkbeck College, University of London,
   UK - Alan L. Mackay

  ! Addendum 1: reprint of webpages containing the (now defunct)
  Birkbeck College M.Sc. Crystallography Course Syllabus in its
  final form (taken from Jeremy Cockcroft's website)

  ! Addendum 2: mid 1950's (rejected) submission on crystallography by
  J.D. Bernal et al to the Encyclopaedia Britannica. The article was
  rejected as too long but it embodied the syllabus and intention of
  the Birkbeck College M.Sc. course in crystallography.

# Calls for contributions to Newsletter No. 2

Lachlan M. D. Cranswick
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