Inorganic Solid Phases

β-(Bi2−xYx)Sn2O7, x= 1.2 (YSn2BiO7) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): YSn2BiO7
  • Structure Class(es): pyrochlore family
  • Classification by Properties: nonmetal, piezoelectric
  • Mineral Name(s):
  • Pearson Symbol: cF88
  • Space Group: 227
  • Phase Prototype: Ca2Nb2O7
  • Measurement Detail(s): Debye-Scherrer film (determination of cell parameters), Debye-Scherrer film; Japan, Tsukuba, High Energy Accelerator Research Organization (KEK), Photon Factory, BL-20B (determination of structural parameters), X-rays, synchrotron; λ = 0.100 nm (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): oxide
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined; composition dependence studied, Rietveld refinement, RP = 0.0316; wRP = 0.0438
  • Sample Detail(s): pyrochlore group sample from synthetic, sample prepared from Bi2O3, SnO2, Y2O3, amounts of β-Y1.2Sn2Bi0.8O7 and trace amounts of SnO2, powder (determination of cell and structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: Y1.2Sn2Bi0.8O7
  • Alphabetic Formula: Bi0.8O7Sn2Y1.2
  • Published Formula: β-(Bi2−xYx)Sn2O7, x= 1.2
  • Refined Formula: Bi0.80O7Sn2Y1.20
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 227,fdca
  • Z Formula Units: 8
  • Density: ρ = 7.26 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_1408735

  • 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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    Project Coordinator: Shuichi Iwata

    Section-Editor: Karin Cenzual (Crystal Structures)

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