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Lithium Plate

High Purity Li Plates
CAS 7439-93-2


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(2N) 99% Lithium Plate LI-M-02-PL Request Quote
(2N5) 99.5% Lithium Plate LI-M-025-PL Request Quote
(3N) 99.9% Lithium Plate LI-M-03-PL Request Quote
(3N5) 99.95% Lithium Plate LI-M-035-PL Request Quote
(4N) 99.99% Lithium Plate LI-M-04-PL Request Quote
(5N) 99.999% Lithium Plate LI-M-05-PL Request Quote

CHEMICAL
IDENTIFIER
Formula CAS No. PubChem SID PubChem CID MDL No. EC No Beilstein
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SMILES
Identifier
InChI
Identifier
InChI
Key
Li 7439-93-2 24873303 3028194 MFCD00134051 231-102-5 N/A [Li] InChI=1S/Li WHXSMMKQMYFTQS-UHFFFAOYSA-N

PROPERTIES Mol. Wt. Appearance Density Tensile Strength Melting Point Boiling Point Thermal Conductivity Electrical Resistivity Eletronegativity Specific Heat Heat of Vaporization Heat of Fusion MSDS
6.941 Silvery White 0.534 gm/cc N/A 180.54°C 1342°C 0.848 W/cm/K @ 298.2 K 8.55 microhm-cm @ 0 °C 1.0 Paulings 0.85 Cal/g/K @ 25°C 32.48 K-Cal/gm atom at 1342°C 1.10 Cal/gm mole Safety Data Sheet

See research below. American Elements specializes in producing Lithium as plates in various thicknesses and sizes. Most plates are cast for use in coating and thin film 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), Organometallic and Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) for specific applications such as fuel cells and solar energy. Thicknesses start at 0.25" for all metals. 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 () and in the form of solutions and organometallics. We also produce Lithium as rods, powder and plates. Other shapes are available by request.

Lithium Bohr ModelLithium (Li) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolLithium (atomic symbol: Li, atomic number: 3) is a Block S, Group 1, Period 2 element with an atomic weight of 6.94. The number of electrons in each of Lithium's shells is [2, 1] and its electron configuration is [He] 2s1. The lithium atom has a radius of 152 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 181 pm. Lithium was discovered by Johann Arvedson in 1817 and first isolated by William Thomas Brande in 1821. The origin of the name Lithium comes from the Greek wordlithose which means "stone." Lithium is a member of the alkali group of metals. It has the highest specific heat and electrochemical potential of any element on the period table and the lowest density of any elements that are solid at room temperature. Elemental LithiumCompared to other metals, it has one of the lowest boiling points. In its elemental form, lithium is soft enough to cut with a knife; its silvery white appearance quickly darkens when exposed to air. Because of its high reactivity, elemental lithium does not occur in nature. Lithium is the key component of lithium-ion battery technology, which is becoming increasingly more prevalent in electronics. For more information on lithium, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of lithium products, visit the Lithium element page.


HEALTH, SAFETY & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Danger
H260-H314
F,C
14/15-34
8-43-45
OJ5540000
UN 1415 4.3/PG 1
2
Corrosion-Corrosive to metals Flame-Flammables      

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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 Lithium

  • [Effect of repeated sintering on the color and translucency of dental lithium disilicate-based glass ceramic]. Dong-Dong Q, Lei Z, Xiaoping L, Wenli C. Hua Xi Kou Qiang Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2015 Feb: Hua Xi Kou Qiang Yi Xue Za Zhi
  • Encapsulating micro-nano Si/SiOx into conjugated nitrogen-doped carbon as binder-free monolithic anodes for advanced lithium ion batteries. Wang J, Zhou M, Tan G, Chen S, Wu F, Lu J, Amine K. Nanoscale. 2015 Apr 13. : Nanoscale
  • The iNOS/Src/FAK axis contributes to lithium chloride-mediated macrophage migration. Chen HC, Chien WC, Chang MY, Hsieh MY, Lai M, Maa MC, Leu TH. Nitric Oxide. 2015 Apr 10.: Nitric Oxide
  • Nitrogen-Enriched Porous Carbon Coating for Manganese Oxide Nanostructures towards High-Performance Lithium-Ion Batteries. Wang JG, Zhang C, Kang F. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2015 Apr 14. : ACS Appl Mater Interfaces
  • In-Situ Formation of Hollow Hybrids Composed of Cobalt Sulfides Embedded within Porous Carbon Polyhedra/Carbon Nanotubes for High-Performance Lithium-Ion Batteries. Wu R, Wang DP, Rui X, Liu B, Zhou K, Law AW, Yan Q, Wei J, Chen Z. Adv Mater. 2015 Apr 9.: Adv Mater
  • Sandwich-Structured Graphene-Fe3O4-Carbon Nanocomposites for High-Performance Lithium-Ion Batteries. Zhao L, Gao M, Yue W, Jiang Y, Wang Y, Ren Y, Hu F. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2015 Apr 17. : ACS Appl Mater Interfaces
  • Encapsulation of S/SWNT with PANI Web for Enhanced Rate and Cycle Performance in Lithium Sulfur Batteries. Kim JH, Fu K, Choi J, Kil K, Kim J, Han X, Hu L, Paik U. Sci Rep. 2015 Mar 10
  • Solvated Graphene Frameworks as High-Performance Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries. Xu Y, Lin Z, Zhong X, Papandrea B, Huang Y, Duan X. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2015 Mar 10.
  • Superior cycle performance and high reversible capacity of SnO2/graphene composite as an anode material for lithium-ion batteries. Liu L, An M, Yang P, Zhang J. Sci Rep. 2015 Mar 12
  • Covalent Attachment of Anderson-Type Polyoxometalates to Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Gives Enhanced Performance Electrodes for Lithium Ion Batteries. Ji Y, Hu J, Huang L, Chen W, Streb C, Song YF. Chemistry. 2015 Mar 12.