Gysinite-(Nd) R100062

Name: Gysinite-(Nd)
RRUFF ID: R100062
Ideal Chemistry: PbNd(CO3)2(OH)·H2O
Locality: Kasompi, 70 km west of Kambove, Katanga, Congo
Source: William W Pinch [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Pink glassy granular crystals associated with green malachite
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Group: [ Ancylite (6) ]
Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample

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RRUFF ID: R100062
Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R100062.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 7.243(2)Å    b: 4.9960(9)Å    c: 8.557(2)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 309.62(8)Å3    Crystal System: orthorhombic
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Calculated diffraction file.

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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Gysinite-(Nd)

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

Anthony J W, Bideaux R A, Bladh K W, and Nichols M C (1990) Handbook of Mineralogy, Mineral Data Publishing, Tucson Arizona, USA, by permission of the Mineralogical Society of America. [view file]

Chabot B, Sarp H (1985) Structure refinement of gysinite La0.16Nd1.18Pb0.66(CO3)2(OH)1.34·0.66H2O, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 171, 155-158   [view file]

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Sheu H S, Shih W J, Chuang W T, Li I F, Yeh C S (2010) Crystal structure and phase transitions of Gd(CO3)OH studied by synchrotron powder diffraction, Journal of the Chinese Chemical Society, 57, 938-945