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Core CIF Dictionary version 2.3




Category: exptl

Data type: char

Permitted values:

analytical 'analytical from crystal shape'
cylinder 'cylindrical'
empirical 'empirical from intensities'
gaussian 'Gaussian from crystal shape'
integration 'integration from crystal shape'
multi-scan 'symmetry-related measurements'
none 'no absorption correction applied'
numerical 'numerical from crystal shape'
psi-scan 'psi-scan corrections'
refdelf 'refined from delta-F'
sphere 'spherical'


The absorption correction type and method. The value 'empirical' should NOT be used unless no more detailed information is available.

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