Iridium Powder

High Purity Ir Powder
CAS 7439-88-5


Product Product Code Order or Specifications
(2N) 99% Iridium Powder IR-M-02-P Contact American Elements
(3N) 99.9% Iridium Powder IR-M-03-P Contact American Elements
(4N) 99.99% Iridium Powder IR-M-04-P Contact American Elements
(5N) 99.999% Iridium Powder IR-M-05-P Contact American Elements

CHEMICAL
IDENTIFIER
Formula CAS No. PubChem CID MDL No. EC No Beilstein
Re. No.
SMILES
Identifier
InChI
Identifier
InChI
Key
Ir 7439-88-5 23924 MFCD00011062 231-095-9 N/A [Ir] InChI=1S/Ir GKOZUEZYRPOHIO-UHFFFAOYSA-N

PROPERTIES Mol. Wt. Appearance Density Tensile Strength Melting Point Boiling Point Thermal Conductivity Electrical Resistivity Electronegativity Specific Heat Heat of Vaporization Heat of Fusion MSDS
192.22 Gray powder 22.56 g/cm3 2000 MPa 2466 °C 4130 °C 1.47 W/m·K 5.3 µΩ·cm 2.2 Paulings 133 J/kg·K 564 kJ/mol 41.12 kJ/mol Safety Data Sheet

Ultra High Purity Metal PowdersAmerican Elements specializes in producing high purity Iridium Powder with the smallest possible average grain sizes for use in preparation of pressed and bonded sputtering targets and in Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD) and Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) processes including Thermal and Electron Beam (E-Beam) Evaporation, Low Temperature Organic Evaporation, Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD), Metallic-Organic and Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD). Powders are also useful in any application where high surface areas are desired such as water treatment and in fuel cell and solar applications. Nanoparticles (See also Nanotechnology Information and Quantum Dots) also produce very high surface areas. Our standard Powder particle sizes average in the range of - 325 mesh, - 100 mesh, 10-50 microns and submicron (< 1 micron). We can also provide many materials in the nanoscale range. Materials are produced using crystallization, solid state and other ultra high purification processes such as sublimation. American Elements specializes in producing custom compositions for commercial and research applications and for new proprietary technologies. American Elements also casts any of the rare earth metals and most other advanced materials into rod, bar or plate form, as well as other machined shapes and through other processes such as nanoparticles (See also application discussion at Nanotechnology Information and at Quantum Dots) and in the form of solutions and organometallics. 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. See safety data and research below and pricing/lead time above. We also produce Iridium as rod, ingot, pieces, pellets, disc, granules, wire, and in compound forms, such as oxide. Other shapes are available by request.

Iridium (Ir) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolIridium (atomic symbol: Ir, atomic number: 77) is a Block D, Group 9, Period 6 element with an atomic weight of 192.217. The number of electrons in each of iridium's shells is [2, 8, 18, 32, 15, 2] and its electron configuration is [Xe] 4f14 5d7 6s2.Iridium Bohr ModelThe iridium atom has a radius of 136 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 202 pm. Iridium was discovered and first isolated by Smithson Tennant in 1803. In its elemental form, Iridium has a silvery white appearance. Iridium is a member of the platinum group of metals. It is the most corrosion resistant metal known and is the second-densest element (after osmium).Elemental Iridium It will not react with any acid and can only be attacked by certain molten salts, such as molten sodium chloride. Iridium is found as an uncombined element and in iridium-osmium alloys. Iridium's name is derived from the Greek goddess Iris, personification of the rainbow, on account of the striking and diverse colors of its salts. For more information on iridium, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of iridium products, visit the Iridium Information Center.


HEALTH, SAFETY & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Danger
H228-H319
F,Xi
11-36
16-26
N/A
UN 3089 4.1/PG 2
3
Exclamation Mark-Acute Toxicity        

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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 Iridium

  • Tongtong Li, Malin Cui, Guoxia Ran, Qijun Song, Ionic iridium complexes with conjugated phenyl substituent: Synthesis and DFT calculation on the electrochemical and electrochemiluminescent properties, Dyes and Pigments, Volume 112, January 2015
  • Hong-Tao Cao, Guo-Gang Shan, Yong-Ming Yin, Hai-Zhu Sun, Yong Wu, Wen-Fa Xie, Zhong-Min Su, Modification of iridium(III) complexes for fabrication of high-performance non-doped organic light-emitting diode, Dyes and Pigments, Volume 112, January 2015
  • Yige Qi, Xu Wang, Ming Li, Zhiyun Lu, Junsheng Yu, Highly efficient and concentration-insensitive organic light-emitting devices based on self-quenching-resistant orange–red iridium complex, Journal of Luminescence, Volume 155, November 2014
  • Chun Liu, Xiaofeng Rao, Xin Lv, Jieshan Qiu, Zilin Jin, Substituent effects on the photophysical and electrochemical properties of iridium(III) complexes containing an arylcarbazolyl moiety, Dyes and Pigments, Volume 109, October 2014
  • Shunliang Zhou, Qi Wang, Ming Li, Zhiyun Lu, Junsheng Yu, Highly efficient and heavily-doped organic light-emitting devices based on an orange phosphorescent iridium complex, Journal of Luminescence, Volume 154, October 2014
  • Arnab Kumar Maity, Manish Bhattacharjee, Sujit Roy, SnCl2 insertion into Ir–Cl and Rh–Cl bonds: Synthesis, characterization and catalytic activity of three-legged piano-stool trichlorostannyl iridium and rhodium complexes, Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, Volume 768, 1 October 2014
  • Woosum Cho, Yulhee Kim, Chikyu Lee, Juhyeon Park, Yeong-Soon Gal, Jae Wook Lee, Sung-Ho Jin, Single emissive layer white phosphorescent organic light-emitting diodes based on solution-processed iridium complexes, Dyes and Pigments, Volume 108, September 2014
  • Mahesh Kalidasan, S.H. Forbes, Yurij Mozharivskyj, Mohan Rao Kollipara, Half-sandwich ?6-arene ruthenium and Cp* rhodium/iridium compounds comprising with thioether ligands: Synthesis, spectral and molecular studies, Inorganica Chimica Acta, Volume 421, 1 September 2014
  • Yi-Ming Jin, Cheng-Cheng Wang, Li-Sha Xue, Tian-Yi Li, Song Zhang, Xuan Liu, Xiao Liang, You-Xuan Zheng, Jing-Lin Zuo, Efficient organic light-emitting diodes with low efficiency roll-off using iridium emitter with 2-(5-phenyl-1,3,4-oxadiazol-2-yl)phenol as ancillary ligand, Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, Volume 765, 15 August 2014
  • Marion Graf, Yvonne Gothe, Nils Metzler-Nolte, Rafal Czerwieniec, Karlheinz Sünkel, Photophysical and biological characterization of new cationic cyclometalated M(III) complexes of rhodium and iridium, Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, Volume 765, 15 August 2014
  • Chen-Hao Wang, Hsin-Cheng Hsu, Kai-Ching Wang, Iridium-decorated Palladium–Platinum core–shell catalysts for oxygen reduction reaction in proton exchange membrane fuel cell, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Volume 427, 1 August 2014
  • Taiju Tsuboi, Duo-Fong Huang, Tahsin J. Chow, Wei Huang, Four emission bands from a mixed-ligand iridium complex IrQ(ppy)2 at room temperature, Optical Materials, Volume 36, Issue 10, August 2014
  • Li Wang, Na Wang, Yanxin Zhang, Hongqing He, Jinglai Zhang, Color tuning from red to green of bis-cyclometalated iridium(III) emitters based on benzoimidazole ligands in OLEDs: A DFT and TD-DFT investigation, Synthetic Metals, Volume 194, August 2014
  • Lu Li, Xiuhui Zhang, Qian-shu Li, R. Bruce King, Butterfly versus Tetrahedral Cluster Structures for the Unsaturated Tetracobalt Carbonyls Co4(CO)n (n = 10, 9): Major Differences between Cobalt and Iridium, Polyhedron, Available online 14 July 2014
  • Keith Man-Chung Wong, Chunyan Wang, Ho-Chuen Lam, Nianyong Zhu, Bichromophoric rhodamine-rhenium(I) and -Iridium(III) sensory system: Synthesis, characterizations, photophysical and selective metal ions binding studies, Polyhedron, Available online 14 July 2014
  • Min Chen, Yongquan Wu, Yi Liu, Huiran Yang, Qiang Zhao, Fuyou Li, A phosphorescent iridium(III) solvent complex for multiplex assays of cell death, Biomaterials, Available online 9 July 2014
  • David M. Morris, Michael McGeagh, David De Peña, Joseph S. Merola, Extending the Range of Pentasubstituted Cylopentadienyl Compounds: the Synthesis of a Series of Tetramethyl(alkyl or aryl)cyclopentadienes (Cp*R), Their Iridium Complexes and Their Catalytic Activity for Assymetric Transfer Hydrogenation, Polyhedron, Available online 8 July 2014
  • Bihai Tong, Peng Ma, Qunbo Mei, Zhongsheng Hua, Synthesis, photophysical properties and electrochemiluminescence performances of a series of cationic iridium(III) complexes, Inorganica Chimica Acta, Available online 3 July 2014
  • Xiao Li, Tie-Nan Zang, Hai-Jun Chi, Yan Dong, Guo-Yong Xiao, Dong-Yu Zhang, Multifunctional phosphorescent iridium (III) complexes based on 2-phenylbenzothiazole derivative for highly efficient organic light-emitting diodes, Dyes and Pigments, Volume 106, July 2014
  • Jayaraman Jayabharathi, Karunamoorthy Jayamoorthy, Venugopal Thanikachalam, Synthesis, photophysical and electroluminescent properties of green organic light emitting devices based on novel iridium complexes containing benzimidazole ligands, Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, Volume 761, 1 July 2014