Inorganic Solid Phases

Ni3N (T = 373 K) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): Ni3N
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties: metal
  • Mineral Name(s):
  • Pearson Symbol: hP8
  • Space Group: 182
  • Phase Prototype: Fe3N
  • Measurement Detail(s): automatic diffractometer (determination of cell parameters), automatic diffractometer; United Kingdom, Chilton-Didcot, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, ISIS Facility, POLARIS (determination of structural parameters), neutrons, time-of-flight (determination of cell and structural parameters), T = 373 K (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): nitride
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, Rietveld refinement, RB = 0.028
  • Sample Detail(s): sample prepared from Ni[NH3]6Cl2, NaNH2, chemical analysis; trace amounts of NiO and Ni detected; trace amounts of NiO and Ni, powder (determination of cell and structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: Ni3N
  • Alphabetic Formula: NNi3
  • Published Formula: Ni3N
  • Refined Formula: NNi3
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 182,gcb
  • Z Formula Units: 2
  • Density: ρ = 7.90 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]

Experimental Details

Reference

3D Interactive Structure

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  • Database name

    PAULING FILE Multinaries Edition – 2012

  • Dataset ID

    sd_1110884

  • 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

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    SpringerMaterials Release 2016.

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    All Rights Reserved. Version 2016.10.

    Project Coordinator: Shuichi Iwata

    Section-Editor: Karin Cenzual (Crystal Structures)

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