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Offline Timothy

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lattice type of cupric oxide?
« on: March 06, 2010, 01:44:50 PM »
Does any body know the lattice type for cupric oxide (CO).
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Re: lattice type of cupric oxide?
« Reply #1 on: March 06, 2010, 03:22:51 PM »
CuO has the same connectivity than PtS (platinum sulfide): Square planar metal centres linked by tetrahedral chalcogen atoms.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CuO
http://www.webelements.com/compounds/platinum/platinum_sulphide.html

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