Software / Webpages

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Morphology / Crystal Classes

Programs that are able to create/display form data of outer shapes of crystals:

  1. VESTA (Win, Linux, Mac) – Freeware
  2. JCrystal (Java) – Commercial, 50 $
  3. KrystalShaper (Win) – Commercial, 50 $
  4. WinXMorphTM (Win) – Freeware, Donation welcome
  5. Kristall2000 (Win) – Demo available
  6. SHAPE software (Win. Linux, Mac) – Commercial, 280 $

Online resources:

  1. smorf.nl (display and edit)
  2. webmineral.com (display only)
  3. 32 interactive 3D PDFs for the 32 crystal classes, free to download (display only)

Apps:

  1. Quiztallography (smart phone quizz app for Android and Windows Phone)

Networks/Topology

Programs for the analysis and visualization of nets:

  1. ToposPro (Win) – Registratration required, Subset of topological collections are freely available
  2. Systre (Java) – analyses nets and creates high-symmetry embeddings – Freeware
  3. 3dt (Java) – for the visulaization of 3D tilings of nets – Freeware

Online databases:

  1. RCSR
  2. The EPINET project
  3. Database of Zeolite Structures