Chapter 17. Packings of Spheres with Occupied Interstices

  1. Dr. rer. nat. Ulrich Müller Diplom-Chemiker professor visiting professor Co-author co-editor

Published Online: 4 SEP 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057278.ch17

Inorganic Structural Chemistry, Second Edition

Inorganic Structural Chemistry, Second Edition

How to Cite

Müller, U. (2006) Packings of Spheres with Occupied Interstices, in Inorganic Structural Chemistry, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470057278.ch17

Author Information

  1. Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 SEP 2007
  2. Published Print: 6 OCT 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470018644

Online ISBN: 9780470057278

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Keywords:

  • interstices in closest-packings of spheres;
  • tetrahedral interstices in hexagonal closest-packing;
  • packings of spheres with occupied interstices;
  • compounds MX;
  • perovskites;
  • MADELUNG constant of normal spinel

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Interstices in Closest-packings of Spheres

  • Interstitial Compounds

  • Structure Types with Occupied Octahedral Interstices in Closest-packings of Spheres

  • Perovskites

  • Occupation of Tetrahedral Interstices in Closest-packings of Spheres

  • Spinels

  • Problems