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Title: Materials Data on ErCo9Si4 by Materials Project

Abstract

ErCo9Si4 crystallizes in the tetragonal I4/mcm space group. The structure is three-dimensional. Er3+ is bonded in a 8-coordinate geometry to eight equivalent Si4- atoms. All Er–Si bond lengths are 3.21 Å. There are three inequivalent Co+1.44+ sites. In the first Co+1.44+ site, Co+1.44+ is bonded in a distorted square co-planar geometry to four equivalent Si4- atoms. All Co–Si bond lengths are 2.30 Å. In the second Co+1.44+ site, Co+1.44+ is bonded to four equivalent Si4- atoms to form a mixture of corner and edge-sharing CoSi4 tetrahedra. There are a spread of Co–Si bond distances ranging from 2.27–2.41 Å. In the third Co+1.44+ site, Co+1.44+ is bonded in a 6-coordinate geometry to two equivalent Co+1.44+ and four equivalent Si4- atoms. Both Co–Co bond lengths are 2.28 Å. There are two shorter (2.46 Å) and two longer (2.53 Å) Co–Si bond lengths. Si4- is bonded in a 12-coordinate geometry to two equivalent Er3+ and nine Co+1.44+ atoms.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Other Number(s):
mp-1213148
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-05CH11231; EDCBEE
Research Org.:
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States). LBNL Materials Project
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES)
Collaborations:
MIT; UC Berkeley; Duke; U Louvain
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE
Keywords:
crystal structure; ErCo9Si4; Co-Er-Si
OSTI Identifier:
1717223
DOI:
https://doi.org/10.17188/1717223

Citation Formats

The Materials Project. Materials Data on ErCo9Si4 by Materials Project. United States: N. p., 2020. Web. doi:10.17188/1717223.
The Materials Project. Materials Data on ErCo9Si4 by Materials Project. United States. doi:https://doi.org/10.17188/1717223
The Materials Project. 2020. "Materials Data on ErCo9Si4 by Materials Project". United States. doi:https://doi.org/10.17188/1717223. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1717223. Pub date:Sat May 02 00:00:00 EDT 2020
@article{osti_1717223,
title = {Materials Data on ErCo9Si4 by Materials Project},
author = {The Materials Project},
abstractNote = {ErCo9Si4 crystallizes in the tetragonal I4/mcm space group. The structure is three-dimensional. Er3+ is bonded in a 8-coordinate geometry to eight equivalent Si4- atoms. All Er–Si bond lengths are 3.21 Å. There are three inequivalent Co+1.44+ sites. In the first Co+1.44+ site, Co+1.44+ is bonded in a distorted square co-planar geometry to four equivalent Si4- atoms. All Co–Si bond lengths are 2.30 Å. In the second Co+1.44+ site, Co+1.44+ is bonded to four equivalent Si4- atoms to form a mixture of corner and edge-sharing CoSi4 tetrahedra. There are a spread of Co–Si bond distances ranging from 2.27–2.41 Å. In the third Co+1.44+ site, Co+1.44+ is bonded in a 6-coordinate geometry to two equivalent Co+1.44+ and four equivalent Si4- atoms. Both Co–Co bond lengths are 2.28 Å. There are two shorter (2.46 Å) and two longer (2.53 Å) Co–Si bond lengths. Si4- is bonded in a 12-coordinate geometry to two equivalent Er3+ and nine Co+1.44+ atoms.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2020},
month = {5}
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