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Sulfur

allotrope

disulfur

symbol

S2

allotrope

trisulfur

symbol

S3

allotrope

tetrasulfur

symbol

S4

allotrope

cyclo-hexasulfur

alternate name

Engel's sulfur

alternate name

Aten's sulfur

alternate name

ε-sulfur

alternate name

p-sulfur

symbol

S6

allotrope category

cyclo-heptasulfur

allotrope

α–cyclo-heptasulfur

symbol

α-S7

allotrope

β–cyclo-heptasulfur

symbol

β-S7

allotrope

γ–cyclo-heptasulfur

symbol

γ-S7

allotrope

δ–cyclo-heptasulfur

symbol

δ-S7

allotrope

α-orthorhombic sulfur

symbol

α-S8

allotrope

β-monoclinic sulfur

symbol

β-S8

allotrope

γ-monoclinic sulfur

symbol

γ-S8

allotrope category

cyclo-nonasulfur

allotrope

α–cyclo-nonasulfur

symbol

α-S9

allotrope

β–cyclo-nonasulfur

symbol

β-S9

allotrope

cyclo-decasulfur

symbol

S10

allotrope

the compound S6·S10

symbol

S6·S10

allotrope

cyclo-undecasulfur

symbol

S11

allotrope

cyclo-dodecasulfur

symbol

S12

allotrope

cyclo-tridecasulfur

symbol

S13

allotrope

cyclo-tetradecasulfur

symbol

S14

allotrope

cyclo-pentadecasulfur

symbol

S15

allotrope category

cyclo-octadecasulfur

allotrope

α–cyclo-octadecasulfur

alternate name

endo-S18

symbol

α-S18

allotrope

β–cyclo-octadecasulfur

alternate name

exo-S18

symbol

β-S18

allotrope

cyclo-eicosasulfur

symbol

S20

allotrope

amorphous sulfur

alternate name

vitreous sulfur

alternate name

glassy sulfur

alternate name

plastic sulfur

allotrope

insoluble sulfur

allotrope

fibrous sulfur

symbol

Sψ

allotrope

2nd fibrous sulfur

symbol

Sψ'

allotrope

laminar sulfur

symbol

Sχ

Tellurium

allotrope

α-tellurium

symbol

αTe

allotrope

β-tellurium

symbol

βTe

allotrope

γ-tellurium

symbol

γTe

Terbium

allotrope

α'-terbium

symbol

α'Tb

allotrope

α-terbium

symbol

αTb

allotrope

β-terbium

symbol

βTb

allotrope

γ-terbium

symbol

γTb

alternate symbol

Tb-II

Thallium

allotrope

α-thallium

symbol

αTl

allotrope

β-thallium

symbol

βTl

allotrope

γ-thallium

symbol

γTl

Thorium

allotrope

α-thorium

symbol

αTh

allotrope

β-thorium

symbol

βTh

Tin

allotrope

gray tin

alternate name

grey tin

alternate name

α-tin

symbol

αSn

allotrope

white tin

alternate name

β-tin

symbol

βSn

allotrope

γ-tin

symbol

γSn

alternate symbol

Sn-II

Titanium

allotrope

α-titanium

symbol

αTi

allotrope

β-titanium

symbol

βTi

allotrope

ω-titanium

symbol

ωTi

Tungsten

allotrope

α-tungsten

symbol

αW

allotrope

β-tungsten

symbol

βW

allotrope

γ-tungsten

symbol

γW

allotrope

amorphous tungsten

Uranium

allotrope

α-uranium

symbol

αU

allotrope

β-uranium

symbol

βU

allotrope

γ-uranium

symbol

γU

Ytterbium

allotrope

α-ytterbium

symbol

αYb

allotrope

β-ytterbium

symbol

βYb

allotrope

γ-ytterbium

symbol

γYb

Yttrium

allotrope

α-yttrium

symbol

αY

allotrope

β-yttrium

symbol

βY

Zirconium

allotrope

α-zirconium

symbol

αZr

allotrope

β-zirconium

symbol

βZr

allotrope

ω-zirconium

symbol

ωZr

References    (Click the button next to a value above to see complete citation information for that entry)

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Donohue, Jerry. The Structures Of The Elements, 2nd edition. Malabar, Florida: Robert E. Krieger Publishing Company, 1974.

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King, H. W. "Pressure-Dependent Allotropic Structures of the Elements." Bulletin of Alloy Phase Diagrams, volume 4, number 4, 1983, pp. 449–450. doi:10.1007/BF02868110

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Lassner, Erik, and Wolf-Dieter Schubert. Tungsten: Properties, Chemistry, Technology of the Element, Alloys, and Chemical Compounds. New York: Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers, 1999.

Li, Wai-Kee, Gong-Du Zhou, and Thomas Mak. Advanced Structural Inorganic Chemistry. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008.

Lide, David R., editor. CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, 88th edition. Boca Raton, Florida: Taylor & Francis Group, 2008.

Scientific Group Thermodata Europe (SGTE). Pure Substances: Part 1—Elements and Compounds from AgBr to Ba3N2. Edited by I. Hurtado and D. Neuschütz. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1999. doi:10.1007/10652891_3

Steudel, Ralf, and Bodo Eckert. "Solid Sulfur Allotropes." pp. 1–79 in Elemental Sulfur and Sulfur-Rich Compounds I. Edited by Ralf Steudel. Berlin: Springer–Verlag, 2003. doi:10.1007/b12110

Styrkas, A. D. "Preparation of Shaped Gray Tin Crystals." Inorganic Materials, volume 41, number 6, 2005, pp. 580–584. doi:10.1007/s10789-005-0173-2

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