Chapter 6. The Effective Size of Atoms

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

Published Online: 4 SEP 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057278.ch6

Inorganic Structural Chemistry, Second Edition

Inorganic Structural Chemistry, Second Edition

How to Cite

Müller, U. (2006) The Effective Size of Atoms, in Inorganic Structural Chemistry, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470057278.ch6

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

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • PAULI repulsion;
  • VAN DER WAALS radii;
  • atomic radii in metals;
  • covalent radii;
  • shortest cation–anion distance in ionic compound - ionic radii;
  • effective size of atoms;
  • GOLDSCHMIDT, PAULING, AHRENS, SHANNON ionic radii

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Van der Waals Radii

  • Atomic Radii in Metals

  • Covalent Radii

  • Ionic Radii

  • Problems