Inorganic Solid Phases

Al2Si2O5(OH)4, 2M2, nacrite (Al2Si2O5[OH]4 nac) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): Al2Si2O5[OH]4 nac
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties:
  • Mineral Name(s): nacrite
  • Pearson Symbol: mS52
  • Space Group: 9
  • Phase Prototype: Al2Si2O5[OH]4-b
  • Measurement Detail(s): electron diffraction (determination of cell parameters), electron diffraction; Sumy EMR-102 (determination of structural parameters), electrons (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): hydroxide, silicate
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, full-matrix least-squares refinement; 634 reflections, R = 0.0276
  • Sample Detail(s): nacrite sample from unknown, thin film (determination of cell and structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: Al2Si2O5[OH]4
  • Alphabetic Formula: Al2O5[OH]4Si2
  • Published Formula: Al2Si2O5(OH)4, 2M2, nacrite
  • Refined Formula: Al2H4O9Si2
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 9,a13
  • Z Formula Units: 4
  • Density: ρ = 2.61 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

Anisotropic

Site
β11 [nm2]
β22 [nm2]
β33 [nm2]
β12 [nm2]
β13 [nm2]
β23 [nm2]

Experimental Details

Reference

3D Interactive Structure

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  • Database name

    PAULING FILE Multinaries Edition – 2012

  • Dataset ID

    sd_1603183

  • 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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