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Allotropes

Allotropes are different forms of the same element. They have different structures and therefore different properties.

Oxygen has 2 allotropes oxygen gas and ozone, O2 and O3.

Carbon has many allotropes.

Diamond
Graphite
C60 Buckyball

C70 C180 C240

Buckmisnter-Fullerene

Nanotubes

Sulfur Allotropes

S8-Crown and Plastic sulfur

 

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