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by Brian McMahon
Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: Public input to CommDat
Topic: Teaching materials
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Teaching materials

The teaching materials from the CIF dictionary writing workshop in Hyderabad are now on the IUCr web site at https://www.iucr.org/resources/cif/comcifs/workshop-2017 Many of the teaching materials from the CIFiesta School in Naples are at https://www.iucr.org/resources/data/commdat/cifiesta-2019 or ...
by Brian McMahon
Wed Nov 06, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: Public input to CommDat
Topic: 1st PaNOSC Annual Meeting
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1st PaNOSC Annual Meeting

I've just returned from a very enjoyable two days at the 1st PaNOSC Annual Meeting in Trieste (https://indico.esrf.fr/indico/event/36/overview). PaNOSC is one of the "cluster projects" intended to provide a gathering point for various ESFRI projects and landmarks to connect to the European Open Scie...
by Brian McMahon
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Public input to CommDat
Topic: Vienna Workshop on Data Science skills in publishing
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Vienna Workshop on Data Science skills in publishing

The CommDat Satellite workshop at the recent ECM32 meeting was on the topic "Data Science Skills in Publishing: for authors, editors and referees". The web page for the workshop, https://www.iucr.org/resources/data/commdat/vienna-workshop, has been updated with a full set of presentations and links ...
by Brian McMahon
Thu May 09, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Public input to CommDat
Topic: FAIR diffraction data and IUCr journals
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FAIR diffraction data and IUCr journals

A recent editorial in a number of IUCr journals highlights the fact that authors are encouraged to provide a DOI for their deposited original raw diffraction data when they submit an article describing a new structure or a new method tested on unpublished diffraction data. For methods developed or t...
by Brian McMahon
Thu Feb 14, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: Public input to CommDat
Topic: Crystallographic Information Fiesta!
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Crystallographic Information Fiesta!

The website of the forthcoming AIC International Crystallography School m is now open and accepting registrations. The School is targeted at PhD students and young researchers from University and Industry, and aims to establish the primacy of respect for the data that underpins scientific advances (...
by Brian McMahon
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: Public input to CommDat
Topic: Data microsymposium at AsCA2018
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Data microsymposium at AsCA2018

Thanks to Amy Sarjeant and Genji Kurisu for putting together an excellent microsymposium at last month's AsCA/SCANZ meeting in Auckland. With the consent of the presenters, we have posted the presentations on the IUCr web site at

http://www.iucr.org/resources/data/meet ... s/asca2018
by Brian McMahon
Mon Oct 09, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Public input to CommDat
Topic: The science is in the data
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The science is in the data

A new article "The Science is in the Data" has been posted as an early-view article in IUCrJ, with DOI m The article, by John R. Helliwell, Brian McMahon, J. Mitchell Guss and Loes M. J. Kroon-Batenburg, is based in part on John Helliwell's Keynote Lecture at the 2017 IUCr Congress in Hyde...
by Brian McMahon
Mon Oct 09, 2017 3:02 pm
Forum: Public input on diffraction data deposition
Topic: The science is in the data
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The science is in the data

A new article "The Science is in the Data" has been posted as an early-view article in IUCrJ, with DOI m The article, by John R. Helliwell, Brian McMahon, J. Mitchell Guss and Loes M. J. Kroon-Batenburg, is based in part on John Helliwell's Keynote Lecture at the 2017 IUCr Congress in Hyde...
by Brian McMahon
Thu Aug 24, 2017 7:04 am
Forum: Public input on diffraction data deposition
Topic: Final report of the DDDWG
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Final report of the DDDWG

Final report of the IUCr Diffraction Data Deposition Working Group John R Helliwell, Brian McMahon, Steve Androulakis, Marian Szebenyi, Loes Kroon-Batenburg, Tom Terwilliger, John Westbrook and Edgar Weckert August 8th 2017 john.helliwell@manchester.ac.uk and bm@iucr.org Introduction The Diffractio...
by Brian McMahon
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:29 pm
Forum: Public input on diffraction data deposition
Topic: Retrieving content from a dataset identified by a DOI
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Retrieving content from a dataset identified by a DOI

Retrieving content from a dataset identified by a DOI - designing an extensible protocol John Helliwell recently posted a message to the dddwg mailing list that has raised an interesting point about deposition of datasets. To secure a persistent long-term deposition for this dataset, John uploaded ...