Curium: crystal structure

  • Space group: P63/mmc (Space group number: 194)
  • Structure: hcp (hexagonal close-packed)
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 349.6 pm
    • b: 349.6 pm
    • c: 1133.1 pm
    • α: 90.000°
    • β: 90.000°
    • γ: 120.000°

You may view the structure of curium:

curium crystal structure image (space filling style)
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B. B. Cunningham, and J. C. Wallmann, J. Inorg. Nucl. Chem., 1964, 26, 271.

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