Ruthenium compounds: ruthenium diselenide

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The ruthenium in ruthenium diselenide formally is in the oxidation state 4.

Crystal structure of ruthenium diselenide

Ruthenium diselenide

  • Formula as often written: RuSe2
  • Hill system formula: Ru1Se2
  • CAS registry number: [12166-21-1]
  • Formula weight: 258.99
  • Class: selenide

Synonyms

  • ruthenium diselenide
  • ruthenium(IV) selenide
  • ruthenium selenide

Physical properties

  • Colour:
  • Appearance:
  • Melting point:
  • Boiling point:
  • Density:

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Element analysis

Element percentages for the elements in ruthenium diselenide
Element %
Ru 39.02
Se 60.98

Synthesis

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Solid state structure

  • Geometry of ruthenium:
  • Prototypical structure:

Crystal structure of ruthenium diselenide

Isotope pattern

What follows is the calculated isotope pattern for the RuSe2 unit with the most intense ion set to 100%.

Formula: Ru1Se2

mass  %
244   0.0 
245 0.0
246 0.1
247 0.0
248 0.5
249 0.2
250 2.2 _
251 1.4 _
252 7.6 ____
253 6.2 ___
254 18.6 _________
255 19.0 __________
256 39.5 ____________________
257 39.4 ____________________
258 66.2 _________________________________
259 55.1 ____________________________
260 96.9 ________________________________________________
261 41.8 _____________________
262 100.0 __________________________________________________
263 11.2 ______
264 56.0 ____________________________
265 1.0
266 13.1 _______
267 0.0
268 1.0

References

The data on these compounds pages are assembled and adapted from the primary literature and several other sources including the following.

  • R.T. Sanderson in Chemical Periodicity, Reinhold, New York, USA, 1960.
  • N.N. Greenwood and A. Earnshaw in Chemistry of the Elements, 2nd edition, Butterworth, UK, 1997.
  • F.A. Cotton, G. Wilkinson, C.A. Murillo, and M. Bochmann, in Advanced Inorganic Chemistry, John Wiley & Sons, 1999.
  • A.F. Trotman-Dickenson, (ed.) in Comprehensive Inorganic Chemistry, Pergamon, Oxford, UK, 1973.
  • R.W.G. Wyckoff, in Crystal Structures, volume 1, Interscience, John Wiley & Sons, 1963.
  • A.R.West in Basic solid state chemistry Chemistry, John Wiley & Sons, 1999.
  • A.F. Wells in Structural inorganic chemistry, 4th edition, Oxford, UK, 1975.
  • J.D.H. Donnay, (ed.) in Crystal data determinative tables, ACA monograph number 5, American Crystallographic Association, USA, 1963.
  • D.R. Lide, (ed.) in Chemical Rubber Company handbook of chemistry and physics, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, USA, 77th edition, 1996.
  • J.W. Mellor in A comprehensive treatise on inorganic and theoretical chemistry, volumes 1-16, Longmans, London, UK, 1922-1937.
  • J.E. Macintyre (ed.) in Dictionary of inorganic compounds, volumes 1-3, Chapman & Hall, London, UK, 1992.

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