Molybdenum: lattice energies

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

Fluorides

  • MoF3:
    thermochemical cycle: 5230 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 6459 kJ mol-1
  • MoF4:
    thermochemical cycle: (no value) kJ mol-1
    calculated: 8795 kJ mol-1

Chlorides

  • MoCl2:
    thermochemical cycle: 2733 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 2485 kJ mol-1
  • MoCl3:
    thermochemical cycle: 5230 kJ mol-1
    calculated: (no value) kJ mol-1
  • MoCl4:
    thermochemical cycle: 9573 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 8556 kJ mol-1

Bromides

  • MoBr2:
    thermochemical cycle: 2742 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 2448 kJ mol-1
  • MoBr3:
    thermochemical cycle: 5156 kJ mol-1
    calculated: (no value) kJ mol-1
  • MoBr4:
    thermochemical cycle: 9475 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 8510 kJ mol-1

Iodides

  • MoI2:
    thermochemical cycle: 2630 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 2422 kJ mol-1
  • MoI3:
    thermochemical cycle: 5073 kJ mol-1
    calculated: (no value) kJ mol-1
  • MoI4:
    thermochemical cycle: (no value) kJ mol-1
    calculated: 8427 kJ mol-1

Hydrides

No data for any hydrides of Mo.

Oxides

  • MoO2:
    thermochemical cycle: (no value) kJ mol-1
    calculated: 11648 kJ mol-1

References

  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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