David Weininger, “SMILES, a chemical language and information system”, Journal of Chemical Information and Computer Sciences, volume 28, 1 February 1988, page 31-36.

David Weininger, “SMILES, a chemical language and information system”, Journal of Chemical Information and Computer Sciences, 1988 was a transitional step. SMILES (Simplified Molecular Identity Line Entry System) is ASCII string representation of a chemical. SMILES is also a chemical language. Carl Linnaeus had in his systematics of binomial nomenclature for chemicals. Antoine Lavoisier, rejected … Continue reading David Weininger, “SMILES, a chemical language and information system”, Journal of Chemical Information and Computer Sciences, volume 28, 1 February 1988, page 31-36.