Inorganic Solid Phases

Ce4Fe2+xAl7−xSi8 (Ce4Fe2.027Al6.973Si8) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): Ce4Fe2.027Al6.973Si8
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties:
  • Mineral Name(s):
  • Pearson Symbol: oS42
  • Space Group: 65
  • Phase Prototype: Ce4Fe2(Fe0.03Al0.97)Al6Si8
  • Measurement Detail(s): automatic diffractometer (determination of cell parameters), automatic diffractometer; Rigaku AFC6S (determination of structural parameters), X-rays, Mo Kα; λ = 0.071069 nm (determination of cell and structural parameters), T = 298 K (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): silicide
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, full-matrix least-squares refinement; 555 reflections, R = 0.0225; wR = 0.0597
  • Sample Detail(s): sample prepared from CeO2, Fe, Si, Al, energy-dispersive X-ray analysis; composition confirmed, single crystal (determination of cell parameters), single crystal, 0.03×0.03×0.06 mm3 (determination of structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: Ce4Fe2.027Al6.973Si8
  • Alphabetic Formula: Al6.973Ce4Fe2.027Si8
  • Published Formula: Ce4Fe2+xAl7−xSi8
  • Refined Formula: Al6.97Ce4Fe2.03Si8
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 65,qpj2i2g2d
  • Z Formula Units: 2
  • Density: ρ = 4.84 Mg·m−3

Crystallographic Data

Cell Parameters

Published Data
Standardized Data
Unit Cell
Niggli-Reduced Cell
Space Group
a
b
c
α
β
γ
a/b
b/c
c/a
V

Atom Coordinates

Standardized

Site
Element
Wyckoff Symbol
Symmetry
X
Y
Z
Occupation
Co-ord. No.
Atomic Env.

Published

Site
Element
Wyckoff Symbol
Symmetry
X
Y
Z
Occupation

Displacement Parameters

Isotropic

Site
Published
U [nm2]
Type
Computed
Beq [nm2]

Anisotropic

Site
U11 [nm2]
U22 [nm2]
U33 [nm2]
U12 [nm2]
U13 [nm2]
U23 [nm2]

Experimental Details

Reference

3D Interactive Structure

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  • Database name

    PAULING FILE Multinaries Edition – 2012

  • Dataset ID

    sd_1004604

  • Copyright

    ©Springer & Material Phases Data System (MPDS), Switzerland & National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan, 2016

  • Chief Editor

    Pierre Villars, Material Phases Data System (MPDS), CH-6354 Vitznau, Switzerland

    villars.mpds@bluewin.ch

  • Credits

    SpringerMaterials Release 2016.

    Data generated pre-2002: © Springer & MPDS & NIMS; post-2001: © Springer & MPDS

    All Rights Reserved. Version 2016.10.

    Project Coordinator: Shuichi Iwata

    Section-Editor: Karin Cenzual (Crystal Structures)

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