ResearchPad - solid‐state-chemistry Default RSS Feed en-us © 2020 Newgen KnowledgeWorks <![CDATA[The Limited Predictive Power of the Pauling Rules<a href="#anie202000829-note-1001">†</a> ]]> Exceptions to the rules: The statistical analysis of the five Pauling rules reveals their limited predictive power. Each of the Pauling rules is tested on a set of 5000 experimentally known oxides. Their limits in terms of chemistries and structures are discussed in detail. Only 13 % of all tested structures fulfil the last four rules simultaneously.