Chapter 12.1 Point-group symbols
First Online Edition (2006)
Part 12. Space-group symbols and their use
Published Online: 1 JAN 2006
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International Tables for Crystallography
How to Cite
Burzlaff, H. and Zimmermann, H. 2006. Point-group symbols. International Tables for Crystallography. A:12:12.1:818–820.
- Published Online: 1 JAN 2006
The three main kinds of point-group symbols in use today (Schoenflies symbols, Shubnikov symbols and Hermann–Mauguin symbols) are described and listed. International (Hermann–Mauguin) and Shubnikov symbols for symmetry elements and representatives for the lattice symmetry directions in the different crystal families are tabulated.
- point-group symbols;
- Schoenflies symbols;
- Shubnikov symbols;
- Hermann–Mauguin symbols;
- symmetry directions;
- international space-group symbols