Structural chemistry and number theory amalgamized: crystal structure of Na11Hg52.

Abstract

The recently elucidated crystal structure of the technologically important amalgam Na11Hg52 is described by means of a method employing some fundamental concept of number theory, namely modular arithmetical (congruence) relations observed between a slightly idealized set of atomic coordinates. In combination with well known ideas from group theory… (More)
DOI: 10.1107/S205252061501673X

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