School of Chemistry | Faculty of Science | The University of Sydney
Periodic Table (PDF) | Useful Data | Useful Formulas

Close Packed Structures



add close packed layers

cubic close packing:
layer 1 | 2 | 3

hexagonal close packing:
layer 1 | 2 | 3

reveal interstitial sites

O (octahedral)
T+ (tetrahedral)
T- (tetrahedral)

common crystal structures | unit cells

Contact Us | Privacy | ©2018 School of Chemistry | last modified Wednesday, 30 September, 2015 :: top of the page ::