Ba3Ga2N4

Hisanori Yamane, Francis J. DiSalvo

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Abstract

The crystal structure of tribarium digallium tetranitride is based on a distorted cubic close packing of N atoms with three-quarters of the octahedral holes occupied by Ba atoms and one-quarter of the tetrahedral holes occupied by Ga atoms. The GaN4 tetrahedra share edges and form [GaN4/23-] chains, which are isosteric to the edge-sharing SiS2 tetrahedra in the SiS2 structure.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)760-761
Number of pages2
JournalActa Crystallographica Section C: Crystal Structure Communications
Volume52
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1996 Apr 15

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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