what are non stoichiometric compounds

Asked by akanshakhanna91 | 28th Jun, 2015, 02:48: PM

Expert Answer:

Compounds with non-integer values of the atomic composition are known as non-stoichiometric compounds. They are almost always inorganic compounds and almost invariably solids.
Example:
Stoichiometric Non-stoichiometric
ZnO
Transparent
Zn1.000033O
Orange

Answered by Arvind Diwale | 28th Jun, 2015, 03:20: PM