REAu4Al8Si: The end member of a new homologous series of intermetallics featuring thick AuAl2 layers

Susan E. Latturner, Mercouri G. Kanatzidis

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REAu4Al8Si (RE = Ce-Gd, and Yb) is the end member of a new series of intermetallic structures grown from aluminium flux; this new structure contains thick AuAl2 slabs and the ytterbium analog exhibits mixed-valent behavior.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2340-2341
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number18
Publication statusPublished - Sep 21 2003


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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