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Bismuth Ferrite

BiFeO3


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Ferrite StructureBismuth Ferrite is generally immediately available in most volumes. High purity, submicron and nanopowder forms may be considered. American Elements produces to many standard grades when applicable, including Mil Spec (military grade); ACS, Reagent and Technical Grade; Food, Agricultural and Pharmaceutical Grade; Optical Grade, USP and EP/BP (European Pharmacopoeia/British Pharmacopoeia) and follows applicable ASTM testing standards. Typical and custom packaging is available. Additional technical, research and safety (MSDS) information is available as is a Reference Calculator for converting relevant units of measurement.

Bismuth (Bi) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbol Bismuth (atomic symbol: Bi, atomic number: 83) is a Block P, Group 15, Period 6 element with an atomic radius of 208.98040. The number of electrons in each of Bismuth's shells is 2, 8, 18, 32, 18, 5 and its electron configuration is [Xe] 4f14 5d10 6s2 6p3. Bismuth Bohr ModelThe bismuth atom has a radius of 156 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 207 pm. In its elemental form, bismuth is a silvery white brittle metal. Bismuth is the most diamagnetic of all metals and, with the exception of mercury, its thermal conductivity is lower than any other metal. Elemental Bismuth Bismuth has a high electrical resistance, and has the highest Hall Effect of any metal (i.e., greatest increase in electrical resistance when placed in a magnetic field). Bismuth is found in bismuthinite and bismite It is also produced as a byproduct of lead, copper, tin, molybdenum and tungsten extraction. Bismuth was first discovered by Early Man. The name Bismuth originates from the German word 'wissmuth,' meaning white mass. For more information on bismuth, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of bismuth products, visit the Bismuth element page.

Iron (Fe) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolIron (atomic symbol: Fe, atomic number: 26) is a Block D, Group 8, Period 4 element with an atomic weight of 55.845. The number of electrons in each of Iron's shells is 2, 8, 14, 2 and its electron configuration is [Ar] 3d6 4s2.Iron Bohr Model The iron atom has a radius of 126 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 194 pm. Iron was discovered by humans before 5000 BC. In its elemental form, iron has a lustrous grayish metallic appearance. Elemental Iron Iron is the fourth most common element in the Earth's crust and the most common element by mass forming the earth as a whole. Iron is rarely found as a free element, since it tends to oxidize easily; it is usually found in minerals such as magnetite, hematite, goethite, limonite, or siderite. Though pure iron is typically soft, the addition of carbon creates the alloy known as steel, which is significantly stronger. For more information on iron, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of iron products, visit the Iron element page.


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BISMUTH FERRITE SYNONYMS
BFO, bismuth iron oxide

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PACKAGING SPECIFICATIONS FOR BULK & RESEARCH QUANTITIES
Typical bulk packaging includes palletized plastic 5 gallon/25 kg. pails, fiber and steel drums to 1 ton super sacks in full container (FCL) or truck load (T/L) quantities. Research and sample quantities and hygroscopic, oxidizing or other air sensitive materials may be packaged under argon or vacuum. Shipping documentation includes a Certificate of Analysis and Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). Solutions are packaged in polypropylene, plastic or glass jars up to palletized 440 gallon liquid totes.


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Recent Research & Development for Bismuth

  • Optical pumping and readout of bismuth hyperfine states in silicon for atomic clock applications.. Saeedi K, Szech M, Dluhy P, Salvail JZ, Morse KJ, Riemann H, Abrosimov NV, Nötzel N, Litvinenko KL, Murdin BN, Thewalt ML.. Sci Rep. 2015 May 20
  • Antimicrobial activity of bismuth subsalicylate on Clostridium difficile, Escherichia coli O157:H7, norovirus, and other common enteric pathogens.. Pitz AM, Park GW, Lee D, Boissy YL, Vinjé J.. Gut Microbes. 2015 Mar 4
  • Comparative toxicities of bismuth oxybromide and titanium dioxide exposure on human skin keratinocyte cells.. Gao X, Wang Y, Peng S, Yue B, Fan C, Chen W, Li X.. Chemosphere. 2015 Apr 24
  • Optical properties of Lead bismuth borate glasses doped with neodymium oxide.. Farouk M, Abd El-Maboud A, Ibrahim M, Ratep A, Kashif I.. Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc. 2015 Apr 30
  • Novel yolk-shell structure bismuth-rich bismuth molybdate microspheres for enhanced visible light photocatalysis.. Li J, Liu X, Sun Z, Sun Y, Pan L.. J Colloid Interface Sci. 2015 Aug 15
  • Highly active magnetic bismuth tungstate/magnetite composite under visible light irradiation in the presence of hydrogen peroxide. Shan G, Fu Y, Chu X, Chang C, Zhu L. J Colloid Interface Sci. 2015 Apr 15
  • Trace level voltammetric determination of lead and cadmium in sediment pore water by a bismuth-oxychloride particle-multiwalled carbon nanotube composite modified glassy carbon electrode. Cerovac S, Guzsvány V, Kónya Z, Ashrafi AM, Švancara I, Ron?evi? S, Kukovecz Á, Dalmacija B, Vyt?as K. Talanta. 2015 Mar
  • Electrospun bismuth ferrite nanofibers for potential applications in ferroelectric photovoltaic devices. Fei L, Hu Y, Li X, Song R, Sun L, Huang H, Gu H, Chan HL, Wang Y. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2015 Feb 18
  • An in vitro study on the cytotoxicity of bismuth oxychloride
  • Efficacy of reduced-dose regimen of a capsule containing bismuth subcitrate, metronidazole, and tetracycline given with amoxicillin and esomeprazole in the treatment of Helicobacter Pylori infection. Harb AH, El Reda ZD, Sarkis FS, Chaar HF, Sharara AI. United European Gastroenterol J. 2015 Feb

Recent Research & Development for Ferrites

  • Mesoporous bismuth ferrite with amplified magnetoelectric coupling and electric field-induced ferrimagnetism.. Quickel TE, Schelhas LT, Farrell RA, Petkov N, Le VH, Tolbert SH.. Nat Commun. 2015 Mar 10
  • Silica encapsulation of ferrimagnetic zinc ferrite nanocubes enabled by layer-by-layer polyelectrolyte deposition.. Park J, Porter MD, Granger MC.. Langmuir. 2015 Mar 24
  • Comparative cytotoxic response of nickel ferrite nanoparticles in human liver HepG2 and breast MFC-7 cancer cells.. Ahamed M, Akhtar MJ, Alhadlaq HA, Khan MA, Alrokayan SA.. Chemosphere. 2015 May 8
  • One-Step Fabrication of a Multifunctional Magnetic Nickel Ferrite/Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes Nanohybrid-Modified Electrode for the Determination of Benomyl in Food.. Wang Q, Yang J, Dong Y, Zhang L.. J Agric Food Chem. 2015 May 20
  • Cellular uptake and biocompatibility of bismuth ferrite harmonic advanced nanoparticles.. Staedler D, Passemard S, Magouroux T, Rogov A, Maguire CM, Mohamed BM, Schwung S, Rytz D, Jüstel T, Hwu S, Mugnier Y, Le Dantec R, Volkov Y, Gerber-Lemaire S, Prina-Mello A, Bonacina L, Wolf JP.. Nanomedicine. 2015 May
  • Electrospun bismuth ferrite nanofibers for potential applications in ferroelectric photovoltaic devices.. Fei L, Hu Y, Li X, Song R, Sun L, Huang H, Gu H, Chan HL, Wang Y.. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2015 Feb 18
  • Influence of Bi(3+)-doping on the magnetic and Mössbauer properties of spinel cobalt ferrite.. Gore SK, Mane RS, Naushad M, Jadhav SS, Zate MK, Alothman ZA, Hui BK.. Dalton Trans. 2015 Apr 14
  • Nanoscale magnetization reversal caused by electric field-induced ion migration and redistribution in cobalt ferrite thin films.. Chen X, Zhu X, Xiao W, Liu G, Feng YP, Ding J, Li RW.. ACS Nano. 2015 Apr 28
  • Composition and hydrophilicity control of Mn-doped ferrite (MnxFe3-xO4) nanoparticles induced by polyol differentiation.. Vamvakidis K, Katsikini M, Vourlias G, Angelakeris M, Paloura EC, Dendrinou-Samara C.. Dalton Trans. 2015 Mar 28
  • Barium ferrite decorated reduced graphene oxide nanocomposite for effective electromagnetic interference shielding. Verma M, Singh AP, Sambyal P, Singh BP, Dhawan SK, Choudhary V. Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2015 Jan 21: Phys Chem Chem Phys