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Molybdenum Oxide Particles

High Purity MoO3 Particles
CAS 1313-27-5


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CHEMICAL
IDENTIFIER
Formula CAS No. PubChem SID PubChem CID MDL No. EC No IUPAC Name Beilstein
Re. No.
SMILES
Identifier
InChI
Identifier
InChI
Key
MoO3 1313-27-5 24852067 14802 MFCD00003469 215-204-7 trioxomolybdenum N/A O=[Mo](=O)=O InChI=1S/Mo.3O JKQOBWVOAYFWKG-UHFFFAOYSA-N

PROPERTIES Compound Formula Mol. Wt. Appearance Melting Point Boiling Point Density Exact Mass Monoisotopic Mass Charge MSDS
MoO3 143.94 Powder 795 °C
(1463 °F)
1155 °C
(2111 °F)
6.47 g/cm3 145.89 145.89 0 Safety Data Sheet

Oxide IonAmerican Elements specializes in producing high purity Molybdenum Oxide Particles 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). Metal particle powders are used in a variety of applications including, additives in paint and other coatings, in solid fuels and cements, as pigments in printing and packaging and dietary supplements in food processing. Current trends in particle usage or in development include commercialization of technologies such as rapid solidification and metal injection molding and production of dense powder metallurgy products.Molybdenum Oxide Particles are also available as Nanoparticles (). 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. See research belowWe also produce Molybdenum Oxide as pellets,Other shapes are available by request.

Molybdenum (Mo) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolMolybdenum (atomic symbol: Mo, atomic number: 42) is a Block D, Group 6, Period 5 element with an atomic weight of 95.96. Molybdenum Bohr ModelThe number of electrons in each of molybdenum's shells is [2, 8, 18, 13, 1] and its electron configuration is [Kr] 4d5 5s1. The molybdenum atom has a radius of 139 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 209 pm. In its elemental form, molybdenum has a gray metallic appearance. Molybdenum was discovered by Carl Wilhelm in 1778 and first isolated by Peter Jacob Hjelm in 1781. Molybdenum is the 54th most abundant element in the earth's crust.Elemental Molybdenum It has the third highest melting point of any element, exceeded only by tungsten and tantalum. Molybdenum does not occur naturally as a free metal, it is found in various oxidation states in minerals. The primary commercial source of molybdenum is molybdenite, although it is also recovered as a byproduct of copper and tungsten mining. The origin of the name Molybdenum comes from the Greek word molubdos meaning lead. For more information on molybdenum, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of molybdenum products, visit the Molybdenum element page.


HEALTH, SAFETY & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Material Safety Data Sheet MSDS
Signal Word Warning
Hazard Statements H319-H335-H351
Hazard Codes Xn
Risk Codes 36/37-48/20/22
Safety Precautions 22-23
RTECS Number QA4725000
Transport Information UN 3288 6.1/PG 3
WGK Germany 3
Globally Harmonized System of
Classification and Labelling (GHS)
Exclamation Mark-Acute Toxicity Health Hazard    

MOLYBDENUM OXIDE SYNONYMS
Molybdenum trioxide, Molybdena, Natural molybdite, Dioxomolybdenum, Molybdic oxide, Molybdenum(VI) oxide, Trioxomolybdenum, Molybdenum anhydride, Molybdic anhydride, Molybdic anhydride, Natural molybdite, Diketomolybdenum, Molybdic acid anhydride

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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 Molybdenum

  • Thin Films of Molybdenum Disulfide Doped with Chromium by Aerosol-Assisted Chemical Vapor Deposition (AACVD). David J. Lewis, Aleksander A. Tedstone, Xiang Li Zhong, et. al. Chem. Mater.: January 31, 2015
  • Effect of Nanostructure Building Formation on High Current Field Emission Properties in Individual Molybdenum Nanocones. Yan Shen, Ningsheng Xu, Shaozhi Deng, Shuai Tang, Yu Zhang, Fei Liu, and Jun Chen. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces: January 27, 2015
  • Electrocatalytic Activity of Molybdenum Disulfide Nanosheets Enhanced by Self-Doped Polyaniline for Highly Sensitive and Synergistic Determination of Adenine and Guanine. Tao Yang, Ruirui Yang, Huaiyin Chen, Fuxin Nan, Tong Ge, and Kui Jiao. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces: January 14, 2015
  • Combination of Redox-Active Ligand and Lewis Acid for Dioxygen Reduction with ?-Bound Molybdenum-Quinonoid Complexes. Justin T. Henthorn, Sibo Lin, and Theodor Agapie. J. Am. Chem. Soc.: January 10, 2015
  • Synthesis of 4-Quinolones via a Carbonylative Sonogashira Cross-Coupling Using Molybdenum Hexacarbonyl as a CO Source. Linda Åkerbladh, Patrik Nordeman, Matyas Wejdemar, Luke R. Odell, and Mats Larhed. J. Org. Chem.: January 9, 2015
  • Millisecond Laser Ablation of Molybdenum Target in Reactive Gas toward MoS2 Fullerene-Like Nanoparticles with Thermally Stable Photoresponse. Shu-Tao Song, Lan Cui, Jing Yang, and Xi-Wen Du. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces: January 8, 2015
  • Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering of Molybdenum oxides and Sulfides. Rowena Thomas, Josh Kas, Pieter Glatzel, Mustafa Al Samarai, Frank M. F. de Groot, Roberto Alonso Mori, Matjaž Kavi, Matjaz Zitnik, Klemen Bucar, John J. Rehr, and Moniek Tromp. J. Phys. Chem. C: January 7, 2015
  • Sulfur Dioxide Activation: A Theoretical Investigation into Dual S-O Bond Cleavage by Three-Coordinate Molybdenum(III) Complexes. Robert Robinson, Jr., Kiana Khadem Abbasi, Alireza Ariafard, Robert Stranger, and Brian F. Yates. Inorg. Chem.: January 5, 2015
  • Synergistic Toughening of Graphene OxideMolybdenum Disulfide–Thermoplastic Polyurethane Ternary Artificial Nacre. Sijie Wan, Yuchen Li, Jingsong Peng, Han Hu, Qunfeng Cheng, and Lei Jiang. ACS Nano: January 5, 2015
  • Highly Selective Molybdenum ONO Pincer Complex Initiates the Living Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization of Strained Alkynes with Exceptionally Low Polydispersity Indices. Donatela E. Bellone, Justin Bours, Elisabeth H. Menke, and Felix R. Fischer. J. Am. Chem. Soc.: December 23, 2014