Inorganic Solid Phases

Bi2O3·WO3, (Bi,W)8−xO12 (WBi2O6 rt) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): WBi2O6 rt
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties: ferroelectric FE, nonmetal
  • Mineral Name(s): russellite
  • Pearson Symbol: oP36
  • Space Group: 29
  • Phase Prototype: MoBi2O6
  • Measurement Detail(s): rotation photographs (determination of cell parameters), film (determination of structural parameters), X-rays (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): oxide
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, trial-and-error
  • Sample Detail(s): russellite sample from United Kingdom, England, Cornwall, St. Columb Major, Castle-an-Dinas mine, chemical analysis; Bi4.60W1.72As0.04O12.14, single crystal (determination of cell parameters), powder (determination of structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: W0.5BiO3
  • Alphabetic Formula: BiO3W0.5
  • Published Formula: Bi2O3·WO3, (Bi,W)8−xO12
  • Refined Formula: BiO3W0.50
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 122,dca
  • Z Formula Units: 4
  • Density: ρ = 6.98 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

Experimental Details

Reference

3D Interactive Structure

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  • Database name

    PAULING FILE Multinaries Edition – 2012

  • Dataset ID

    sd_1217740

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    ©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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    Project Coordinator: Shuichi Iwata

    Section-Editor: Karin Cenzual (Crystal Structures)

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