Inorganic Solid Phases

YbCu4.4Sn0.6 (Cu4.4YbSn0.6) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): Cu4.4YbSn0.6
  • Structure Class(es): Friauf-Laves phase
  • Classification by Properties: intermediate valence
  • Mineral Name(s):
  • Pearson Symbol: cF24
  • Space Group: 216
  • Phase Prototype: MgCu4Sn
  • Measurement Detail(s): automatic diffractometer; 25 (determination of cell parameters), automatic diffractometer; Enraf-Nonius CAD4 (determination of structural parameters), X-rays, Mo Kα (determination of cell parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): intermetallic
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined; absolute structure determined; composition dependence studied, full-matrix least-squares refinement; 8 variables; 102 reflections; F > 1σ(F), R = 0.024
  • Sample Detail(s): sample prepared from Cu, Sn, Yb, single crystal (determination of cell parameters), single crystal, 0.04×0.07×0.09 mm3 (determination of structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: Cu4.4YbSn0.6
  • Alphabetic Formula: Cu4.4Sn0.6Yb
  • Published Formula: YbCu4.4Sn0.6
  • Refined Formula: Cu4.37Sn0.63Yb
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 216,eca
  • Z Formula Units: 4
  • Density: ρ = 9.69 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]

Experimental Details

Reference

3D Interactive Structure

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  • Database name

    PAULING FILE Multinaries Edition – 2012

  • Dataset ID

    sd_1907560

  • 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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