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Indium Acetylacetonate

CAS 14405-45-9

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Formula CAS No. PubChem CID MDL No. EC No IUPAC Name SMILES
In(C5H7O2)3 14405-45-9 16687813 MFCD00013494 238-378-6 (z)-4-bis[(z)-1-methyl-

PROPERTIES Compound Formula Mol. Wt. Appearance Melting
Density Exact Mass Monoisotopic Mass Charge MSDS
C15H21InO6 412.15 White to light yellow powder 187-189 °C N/A N/A 412.037691 412.037691 0 Safety Data Sheet

Acetylaceton Formula Diagram (C5H8O2)Indium Acetylacetonate is a Indium source that is soluble in organic solvents as an organometallic compound (also known as metalorganic, organo-inorganic and metallo-organic Acetylacetonate Packaging, Lab Quantitycompounds). The high purity acetylacetonate anion complexes by bonding each oxygen atom to the metallic cation to form a chelate ring; because of this property, acetylacetonates are commonly used in various catalysts and catalytic reagents for organic synthesis, including the fabrication of various shapes of carbon nanostructures (as demonstrated by a 2013 experiment by researchers at the Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research Dresden) via the use of chemical vapor deposition (CVD) and laser evaporation techniques. It is generally immediately available in most volumes. Ultra high purity and high purity forms may be considered. Indium Acetylacetonate is one of numerous organo-metallic compounds (also known as metalorganic, organo-inorganic and metallo-organic compounds) sold by American Elements under the tradename AE Organo-Metallics™ for uses requiring non-aqueous solubility such as recent solar energy and water treatment applications. Similar results can sometimes also be achieved with Nanoparticles and by thin film deposition. Note American Elements additionally supplies many materials as solutions. The numerous commercial applications for Indium include making bearing alloys, germanium transistors, rectifiers, and photoconductors. 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.

Indium (In) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolIndium (atomic symbol: In, atomic number: 49) is a Block P, Group 13, Period 5 element with an atomic weight of 114.818. The number of electrons in each of indium's shells is [2, 8, 18, 18, 3] and its electron configuration is [Kr] 4d10 5s2 5p1. The indium atom has a radius of 162.6 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 193 pm. Indium was discovered by Ferdinand Reich and Hieronymous Theodor Richter in 1863. Indium Bohr Model It is a relatively rare, extremely soft metal is a lustrous silvery Elemental Indium gray and is both malleable and easily fusible. It has similar chemical properties to gallium such as a low melting point and the ability to wet glass. Fields such as optics and microelectronics that utilize semiconductor technology have wide uses for indium, especially in the form of Indiun Tin Oxide (ITO). Thin films of Copper Indium Gallium Selenide (CIGS) are used in high-performing solar cells. Indium's name is derived from the Latin word indicum, meaning violet. For more information on indium, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of indium products, visit the Indium element page.

Material Safety Data Sheet MSDS
Signal Word Warning
Hazard Statements H302-H312-H315-H319-H332-H335-H351
Hazard Codes Xn
Risk Codes 20/21/22-36/37/38-40
Safety Precautions 26-36
RTECS Number NL2025000
Transport Information N/A
WGK Germany 3
Globally Harmonized System of
Classification and Labelling (GHS)
Exclamation Mark-Acute Toxicity Health Hazard      

Indium(III) acetylacetonate; 2,4-Pentanedione indium(III) derivative; In(acac)3; Indium(III) 2,4-pentanedionate; Indium tris[(2Z)-4-oxopent-2-en-2-olate]; (z)-4-bis[(z)-1-methyl-3-oxobut-1-enoxy]indiganyloxypent-3-en-2-one

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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 Indium

  • Iron- and Indium-Catalyzed Reactions toward Nitrogen- and Oxygen-Containing Saturated Heterocycles. Johan Cornil, Laurine Gonnard, Charlélie Bensoussan, Anna Serra-Muns, Christian Gnamm, Claude Commandeur, Malgorzata Commandeur, Sébastien Reymond, Amandine Guérinot, and Janine Cossy. Acc. Chem. Res.: February 12, 2015
  • On the Electronic Structures and Transport Properties of n-Type Doped Indium oxides. Zhangxian Chen, Liang Huang, Qingfan Zhang, Yongjie Xi, Ran Li, Wanchao Li, Guo Qin Xu, and Hansong Cheng. J. Phys. Chem. C: February 10, 2015
  • Nanoscale Optical Properties of Indium Gallium Nitride/Gallium Nitride Nanodisk-in-Rod Heterostructures. Xiang Zhou, Ming-Yen Lu, Yu-Jung Lu, Eric J. Jones, Shangjr Gwo, and Silvija Gradeak. ACS Nano: February 7, 2015
  • Constructing Crystalline Heterometallic Indium–Organic Frameworks by the Bifunctional Method. Jinjie Qian, Feilong Jiang, Kongzhao Su, Jie Pan, Linfeng Liang, Feifei Mao, and Maochun Hong. Crystal Growth & Design: February 2, 2015
  • Influence of Source and Drain Contacts on the Properties of Indium–Gallium–Zinc-Oxide Thin-Film Transistors based on Amorphous Carbon Nanofilm as Barrier Layer. Dongxiang Luo, Hua Xu, Mingjie Zhao, Min Li, Miao Xu, Jianhua Zou, Hong Tao, Lei Wang, and Junbiao Peng. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces: January 26, 2015
  • Efficient Chemisorption of Organophosphorous Redox Probes on Indium Tin Oxide Surfaces under Mild Conditions. Amélie Forget, Benoît Limoges, and Véronique Balland. Langmuir: January 22, 2015
  • Photoinduced Carrier Dynamics of Nearly Stoichiometric Oleylamine-Protected Copper Indium Sulfide Nanoparticles and Nanodisks. Masanori Sakamoto, Lihui Chen, Makoto Okano, David M. Tex, Yoshihiko Kanemitsu, and Toshiharu Teranishi. J. Phys. Chem. C: January 19, 2015
  • Electrochemical Modification of Indium Tin Oxide Using Di(4-nitrophenyl) Iodonium Tetrafluoroborate. Matthew R. Charlton, Kristin J. Suhr, Bradley J. Holliday, and Keith J. Stevenson. Langmuir: December 19, 2014
  • Dehydrative Thiolation of Allenols: Indium vs Gold Catalysis. S. Webster, P. C. Young, G. Barker, G. M. Rosair, and A.-L. Lee. J. Org. Chem.: December 18, 2014
  • DNA Adsorption by Indium Tin Oxide Nanoparticles. Biwu Liu and Juewen Liu. Langmuir: December 18, 2014

Recent Research & Development for Acetylacetonates

  • An Oxygen-Chelate Complex, Palladium Bis-acetylacetonate, Induces Apoptosis in H460 Cells via Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Pathway Rather than Interacting with DNA. Yi Wang, Jie Hu, Yuepiao Cai, Shanmei Xu, Bixia Weng, Kesong Peng, Xiaoyan Wei, Tao Wei, Huiping Zhou, Xiaokun Li, and Guang Liang. J. Med. Chem.: November 25, 2013
  • Binary Diffusion Coefficients of Platinum(II) Acetylacetonate in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide. Chang Yi Kong, Tomoya Siratori, Guosheng Wang, Takeshi Sako, and Toshitaka Funazukuri. J. Chem. Eng. Data: October 15, 2013
  • Cyclometalated 4-Styryl-2-phenylpyridine Platinum(II) Acetylacetonate Complexes as Second-Order NLO Building Blocks for SHG Active Polymeric Films. Alessia Colombo, Claudia Dragonetti, Daniele Marinotto, Stefania Righetto, Dominique Roberto, Silvia Tavazzi, Muriel Escadeillas, Véronique Guerchais, Hubert Le Bozec, Abdou Boucekkine, and Camille Latouche. Organometallics: July 11, 2013
  • Single-Molecule Magnetism in Three Related {CoIII2DyIII2}-Acetylacetonate Complexes with Multiple Relaxation Mechanisms. Stuart K. Langley, Nicholas F. Chilton, Boujemaa Moubaraki, and Keith S. Murray. Inorg. Chem.: May 29, 2013
  • Oxidatively Induced P–O Bond Formation through Reductive Coupling between Phosphido and Acetylacetonate, 8-Hydroxyquinolinate, and Picolinate Groups. Andersson Arias, Juan Forniés, Consuelo Fortuño, and Antonio Martín , Piero Mastrorilli, Stefano Todisco, Mario Latronico, and Vito Gallo. Inorg. Chem.: April 18, 2013
  • Binding Modes of Carboxylate- and Acetylacetonate-Linked Chromophores to Homodisperse Polyoxotitanate Nanoclusters. Jesse D. Sokolow, Elzbieta Trzop, Yang Chen, Jiji Tang, Laura J. Allen, Robert H. Crabtree, Jason B. Benedict, and Philip Coppens. J. Am. Chem. Soc.: June 19, 2012
  • Dinuclear Cu(II) Complexes of Isomeric Bis-(3-acetylacetonate)benzene Ligands: Synthesis, Structure, and Magnetic Properties. Marzio Rancan, Alessandro Dolmella, Roberta Seraglia, Simonetta Orlandi, Silvio Quici, Lorenzo Sorace, Dante Gatteschi, and Lidia Armelao. Inorg. Chem.: April 19, 2012
  • Bis(acetylacetonate) Tungsten(IV) Complexes Containing a Basic Diazoalkane or Oxo Ligand. Chetna Khosla, Andrew B. Jackson, Peter S. White, and Joseph L. Templeton. Organometallics: January 17, 2012
  • Visible-Light-Driven Copper Acetylacetonate Decomposition by BiVO4. Shin-ichi Naya, Masanori Tanaka, Keisuke Kimura, and Hiroaki Tada. Langmuir: July 7, 2011
  • Metal-Acetylacetonate Synthesis Experiments: Which Is Greener?. M. Gabriela T. C. Ribeiro and Adélio A. S. C. Machado. J. Chem. Educ.: April 11, 2011