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ICSD now contains 203,830 crystal structures

06. December 2018

The ICSD database now contains 203,830 crystal structures.

During the update procedure, 4,696 new entries were added (1,347 theoretical structures and 3,349 experimental structures), 4,797 entries were modified and 332 entries were removed. The work on structure types has been expanded to the newly added and modified data. More than 159,000 ICSD entries have now been assigned to 9,015 distinct structure types.