Inorganic Solid Phases

β-Zn[Au(CN)2]2 (Au2Zn[CN]4 mon1) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): Au2Zn[CN]4 mon1
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties:
  • Mineral Name(s):
  • Pearson Symbol: mS88
  • Space Group: 15
  • Phase Prototype: Au2Zn[CN]4-a
  • Measurement Detail(s): automatic diffractometer; 1969 (determination of cell parameters), automatic diffractometer; Bruker AXS SMART APEX (determination of structural parameters), X-rays, Mo Kα; λ = 0.071073 nm (determination of cell and structural parameters), T = 293 K (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): cyanide
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, least-squares refinement; 102 variables; 1656 reflections; I > 2.5σ(I), R = 0.0420; wR = 0.0563
  • Sample Detail(s): sample prepared from Zn[NO3]2[H2O]6, (n-Bu)4NAu[CN]2[H2O]0.5, chemical analysis; 8.51 wt.% C, 9.78 wt.% N, single crystal (determination of cell parameters), single crystal, 0.02×0.20×0.20 mm3 (determination of structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: Au2Zn[CN]4
  • Alphabetic Formula: Au2[CN]4Zn
  • Published Formula: β-Zn[Au(CN)2]2
  • Refined Formula: Au2C4N4Zn
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 15,f10ec
  • Z Formula Units: 8
  • Density: ρ = 3.54 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_1626458

  • 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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