Ytterbium compounds: diytterbium triselenide

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The ytterbium in diytterbium triselenide formally is in the oxidation state 3.

Diytterbium triselenide

  • Formula as often written: Yb2Se3
  • Hill system formula: Se3Yb2
  • CAS registry number: [12166-52-8]
  • Formula weight: 582.96
  • Class: selenide

Synonyms

  • diytterbium triselenide
  • ytterbium(III) selenide
  • ytterbium selenide

Physical properties

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

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Element analysis

Element percentages for the elements in diytterbium triselenide
Element %
Se 40.63
Yb 59.37

Synthesis

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Isotope pattern

What follows is the calculated isotope pattern for the Yb2Se3 unit with the most intense ion set to 100%.

Formula: Yb2Se3

mass  %
567   0.0 
568 0.0
569 0.0
570 0.1
571 0.3
572 0.7
573 1.5 _
574 3.1 __
575 5.7 ___
576 10.0 _____
577 16.2 ________
578 25.6 _____________
579 36.1 __________________
580 51.4 __________________________
581 62.1 _______________________________
582 81.3 _________________________________________
583 81.2 _________________________________________
584 100.0 __________________________________________________
585 77.6 _______________________________________
586 94.3 _______________________________________________
587 51.0 __________________________
588 66.7 _________________________________
589 21.3 ___________
590 34.0 _________________
591 5.2 ___
592 11.6 ______
593 0.7
594 2.4 _
595 0.0
596 0.3
597 0.0
598 0.0

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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