Germanium nitride

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Germanium nitride
Names
IUPAC name
Germanium(IV) nitride
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.031.864
Properties
Ge3N4
Molar mass 273.947 g/mol
Appearance light brown powder
Density 5.25 g/cm3
Boiling point 900 °C (1,650 °F; 1,170 K) (decomposes)
Related compounds
Other anions
Germanium phosphide
Other cations
Silicon nitride
Gallium nitride
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

Germanium(IV) nitride is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula Ge3N4. It can be produced through the reaction of germanium and ammonia:[1]

3Ge + 4NH3 → Ge3N4 + 6H2

References[edit]

  1. ^ Greenwood, Norman N.; Earnshaw, Alan (1997). Chemistry of the Elements (2nd ed.). Butterworth-Heinemann. ISBN 0-08-037941-9.