Inorganic Solid Phases

lt-β-RuCl3 (RuCl3 lt, T = 170(3) K) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): RuCl3 lt
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties:
  • Mineral Name(s):
  • Pearson Symbol: oP16
  • Space Group: 59
  • Phase Prototype: RuBr3
  • Measurement Detail(s): automatic diffractometer (determination of cell parameters), automatic diffractometer; Nonius CAD4 (determination of structural parameters), X-rays (determination of cell parameters), X-rays, Mo Kα; λ = 0.071073 nm (determination of structural parameters), T = 170(3) K (determination of structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): chloride
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, full-matrix least-squares refinement on F2; 33 variables; 424 reflections; F2 > 2σ(F2), R = 0.0645; wR = 0.0855
  • Sample Detail(s): sample prepared from Ru, Cl2, amounts of α-RuCl3, powder (determination of cell parameters), twinned crystal, 0.021×0.021×0.3 mm3 (determination of structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: RuCl3
  • Alphabetic Formula: Cl3Ru
  • Published Formula: lt-β-RuCl3
  • Refined Formula: Cl3Ru
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 59,fe2ba
  • Z Formula Units: 4
  • Density: ρ = 3.79 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_1709081

  • 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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