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Title: Cu3Ru6Sb8 —a new ternary antimonide with a new structure type


Cu3Ru6Sb8 is the first known ternary compound of the respective elements and crystallizes in its own structure type.

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  1. Univ. of Delaware, Newark, DE (United States)
  2. Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL (United States)
  3. Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL (United States)
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Univ. of Delaware, Newark, DE (United States)
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Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers (Online)
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Journal Name: Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers (Online); Journal Volume: 3; Journal Issue: 12; Journal ID: ISSN 2052-1553
Royal Society of Chemistry
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United States

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Prakash, Jai, Suen, Nian -Tzu, Lee, Minseong, Choi, Eun Sang, Ibers, James A., and Bobev, Svilen. Cu3Ru6Sb8 —a new ternary antimonide with a new structure type. United States: N. p., 2016. Web.
Prakash, Jai, Suen, Nian -Tzu, Lee, Minseong, Choi, Eun Sang, Ibers, James A., & Bobev, Svilen. Cu3Ru6Sb8 —a new ternary antimonide with a new structure type. United States.
Prakash, Jai, Suen, Nian -Tzu, Lee, Minseong, Choi, Eun Sang, Ibers, James A., and Bobev, Svilen. Wed . "Cu3Ru6Sb8 —a new ternary antimonide with a new structure type". United States.
title = {Cu3Ru6Sb8 —a new ternary antimonide with a new structure type},
author = {Prakash, Jai and Suen, Nian -Tzu and Lee, Minseong and Choi, Eun Sang and Ibers, James A. and Bobev, Svilen},
abstractNote = {Cu3Ru6Sb8 is the first known ternary compound of the respective elements and crystallizes in its own structure type.},
doi = {10.1039/c6qi00418k},
journal = {Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers (Online)},
number = 12,
volume = 3,
place = {United States},
year = {2016},
month = {10}

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