Silver: lattice energies

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


  • AgF:
    thermochemical cycle: 967 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 953 kJ mol-1
  • AgF2:
    thermochemical cycle: 2942 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 2919 kJ mol-1


  • AgCl:
    thermochemical cycle: 915 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 864 kJ mol-1


  • AgBr:
    thermochemical cycle: 904 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 830 kJ mol-1


  • AgI:
    thermochemical cycle: 889 kJ mol-1
    calculated: 808 kJ mol-1


  • AgH:
    thermochemical cycle: (no value) kJ mol-1
    calculated: 941 kJ mol-1


  • Ag2O:
    thermochemical cycle: (no value) kJ mol-1
    calculated: 3002 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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