Analcime R040128

Name: Analcime
RRUFF ID: R040128
Ideal Chemistry: Na(AlSi2O6)·H2O
Locality: Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville County, Quebec, Canada
Source: Bob Downs
Owner: RRUFF
Description: White trapezohedra associated with black arfvedsonite, R040127
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
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RRUFF ID: R040128.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: Na0.93(Si2.04Al0.99)O6┬ĚH2O
Sample Description: Sample is oriented, mounted onto a pin and polished
Pin ID: L00542
Orientation: Laser parallel to  -a   [-1 0 0].     Fiducial mark perpendicular to laser is parallel to  -b*  (0 -1 0).

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RRUFF ID: R040128
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
INFRARED SPECTRUM (Attenuated Total Reflectance) 
RRUFF ID: R040128.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: SensIR Durascope on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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RRUFF ID: R040128.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 13.7318(7)Å    b: 13.7318(7)Å    c: 13.7232(10)Å
alpha: 90.°    beta: 90.°    gamma: 90.°   Volume: 2587.6(3)Å3    Crystal System: tetragonal
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Analcime

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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Ferraris G, Jones D W, Yerkess J (1972) A neutron-diffraction study of the crystal structure of analcime, NaAlSi2O6·H2O, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 135, 240-252   [view file]

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Logar N Z, Mrak M, Kaucic V (2001) Syntheses and structures of two ammonium zinc gallophosphates: analcime and paracelsian analogs, Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 156, 480-486

Luth R W, Bowerman M (2004) Microtextual and power-diffraction study of analcime phenocrysts in volcanic rocks of the Crownest Formation, southern Alberta, Canada, The Canadian Mineralogist, 42, 897-903   [view file]

Gatta G D, Nestola F, Ballaran T B (2006) Elastic behavior, phase transition, and pressure induced structural evolution of analcime, American Mineralogist, 91, 568-578   [view file]

Presser V, Klouzková A, Mrázová, Kohoutková M, Berthold C (2008) Micro-raman spectroscopy on analcime and pollucite in comparison to X-ray diffraction, Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, 39, 587-592

Likhacheva A Y, Rashchenko S V, Seryotkin Y V (2012) The deformation mechanism of a pressure-induced phase transition in dehydrated analcime, Mineralogical Magazine, 76, 129-142   [view file]