Inorganic Solid Phases

Li3Zn0.5GeO4 (Li2Zn[GeO4] ht, T = 773 K) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): Li2Zn[GeO4] ht
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties:
  • Mineral Name(s):
  • Pearson Symbol: oP32
  • Space Group: 62
  • Phase Prototype: Li2Cd[SiO4]
  • Measurement Detail(s): automatic diffractometer (determination of cell parameters), automatic diffractometer; United Kingdom, Chilton-Didcot, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, ISIS Facility, HRPD (determination of structural parameters), neutrons, time-of-flight (determination of cell and structural parameters), T = 773 K (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): orthogermanate
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined; temperature dependence studied, Rietveld refinement, wRP = 0.0502
  • Sample Detail(s): sample prepared from 7Li2CO3, GeO2 (α-quartz), ZnO, powder (determination of cell and structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: Li3Zn0.5[GeO4]
  • Alphabetic Formula: [GeO4]Li3Zn0.5
  • Published Formula: Li3Zn0.5GeO4
  • Refined Formula: GeLi2.98O4Zn0.50
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 62,d4c5a
  • Z Formula Units: 4
  • Density: ρ = 3.49 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
B11 [nm2]
B22 [nm2]
B33 [nm2]
B12 [nm2]
B13 [nm2]
B23 [nm2]

Experimental Details

Reference

3D Interactive Structure

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  • Database name

    PAULING FILE Multinaries Edition – 2012

  • Dataset ID

    sd_1637520

  • 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.

    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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