Inorganic Solid Phases

BiCa4−xLax(VO4)3−x(GeO4)xO, x= 3 (CaLa3[GeO4]3BiO) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): CaLa3[GeO4]3BiO
  • Structure Class(es): apatite family
  • Classification by Properties:
  • Mineral Name(s):
  • Pearson Symbol: hP42
  • Space Group: 176
  • Phase Prototype: La4.67[SiO4]3O
  • Measurement Detail(s): automatic diffractometer (determination of cell parameters), automatic diffractometer; STOE STADI P (determination of structural parameters), X-rays, Cu Kα1 (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): orthogermanate, oxide
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, Rietveld refinement, RP = 0.0281; wRP = 0.0377
  • Sample Detail(s): sample prepared from CaCO3, La[NO3]3[H2O]6, Bi[NO3]3[H2O]5, GeO2 (α-quartz), citric acid, HNO3, ethylene glycol, powder (determination of cell and structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: CaLa3[GeO4]3BiO
  • Alphabetic Formula: BiCa[GeO4]3La3O
  • Published Formula: BiCa4−xLax(VO4)3−x(GeO4)xO, x= 3
  • Refined Formula: BiCaGe3La3O13
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 176,ih4fa
  • Z Formula Units: 2
  • Density: ρ = 5.95 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_1934400

  • 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.

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    All Rights Reserved. Version 2016.10.

    Project Coordinator: Shuichi Iwata

    Section-Editor: Karin Cenzual (Crystal Structures)

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