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Image reconstruction using symmetry
Author(s): V. L. Lo; R. P. Millane
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Paper Abstract

Symmetry provides a source of redundancy which can be exploited in image reconstruction. In particular, internal symmetries in molecules can help to compensate for the loss of Fourier phase information in macromolecular x-ray crystallography. Symmetry projections are incorporated into iterative projection algorithms for reconstruction of macromolecular electron densities from x-ray diffraction amplitudes from crystals. The effects of interpolation are studied and the algorithms are applied to reconstruction of an icosahedral virus.

Paper Details

Date Published: 27 August 2010
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 7800, Image Reconstruction from Incomplete Data VI, 78000N (27 August 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.861147
Show Author Affiliations
V. L. Lo, Univ. of Canterbury (New Zealand)
R. P. Millane, Univ. of Canterbury (New Zealand)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 7800:
Image Reconstruction from Incomplete Data VI
Philip J. Bones; Michael A. Fiddy; Rick P. Millane, Editor(s)

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