Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Journal articles

Alkali-glass behavior in honeycomb-type layered Li3-xNaxNi2SbO6 solid solution

Abstract : Layered oxide compositions Li3–xNaxNi2SbO6 have been prepared by solid-state synthesis. A complete solid solution is evidenced and characterized by X-ray and neutron diffraction as well as 7Li and 23Na solid-state nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy. The transition-metal layer is characterized by the classic honeycomb Ni2+/Sb5+ ordering, whereas a more uncommon randomly mixed occupancy of lithium and sodium is evidenced within the alkali interslab space. In situ X-ray diffraction and density functional theory calculations show that this alkali disordered feature is entropically driven. Fast cooling then appears as a synthesis root to confine bidimensional alkali glass within crystalline layered oxides.
Document type :
Journal articles
Complete list of metadata

Cited literature [28 references]  Display  Hide  Download
Contributor : Stéphane Toulin <>
Submitted on : Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 2:04:10 PM
Last modification on : Monday, May 10, 2021 - 3:36:03 PM


Files produced by the author(s)



Coélio Vallée, Matthieu Saubanère, Paula Sanz-Camacho, Yohan Biecher, Bernard Fraisse, et al.. Alkali-glass behavior in honeycomb-type layered Li3-xNaxNi2SbO6 solid solution. Inorganic Chemistry, American Chemical Society, 2019, 58 (17), pp.11546-11552. ⟨10.1021/acs.inorgchem.9b01385⟩. ⟨hal-02289822⟩



Record views


Files downloads