Gallium: lattice energies

All values of lattice energies are quoted in kJ mol-1.


  • GaF3:
    thermochemical cycle: 6205 kJ mol-1
    calculated: (no value) kJ mol-1


  • GaCl3:
    thermochemical cycle: 5645 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 5217 kJ mol-1


  • GaBr3:
    thermochemical cycle: 5552 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 4966 kJ mol-1


  • GaI3:
    thermochemical cycle: 5476 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 4611 kJ mol-1


  • GaH3:
    thermochemical cycle: (no value) kJ mol-1
    calculated: 5690 kJ mol-1


  • Ga2O3:
    thermochemical cycle: 15220 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 15590 kJ mol-1


  1. H.D.B. Jenkins - personal communication. I am grateful to Dr Don Jenkins (University of Warwick, UK) who provided the lattice energy data, which are adapted from his contribution contained within reference 2.
  2. H.D.B. Jenkins in CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics 1999-2000 : A Ready-Reference Book of Chemical and Physical Data (CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, D.R. Lide, (ed.), CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, USA, 79th edition, 1998.

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