Accession Number : AD0259312

Title :   THE CRYSTAL STRUCTURE OF BORON TRIIODIDE

Corporate Author : JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV BALTIMORE MD

Personal Author(s) : KOSKI,WALTER S.

Report Date : DEC 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The crystal structure of boron triiodide has been determined by the powder method. The structure is hexagonal with a = 7.00 + or -.01, c = 7.46 + or -.02 angstroms and 2 molecules per cell. The boron-iodine bond distance has been found to be 2.10 + or -.04 angstroms. (Author)

Descriptors :   *BORON COMPOUNDS, *CRYSTAL STRUCTURE, CHEMICAL BONDS, IODIDES, POWDERS, QUADRUPOLE MOMENT, X RAY DIFFRACTION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE