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Nickel Foil

High Purity Ni Foil
CAS 7440-02-0


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(2N) 99% Nickel Foil NI-M-02-F Request Quote
(2N5) 99.5% Nickel Foil NI-M-025-F Request Quote
(3N) 99.9% Nickel Foil NI-M-03-F Request Quote
(3N5) 99.95% Nickel Foil NI-M-035-F Request Quote
(4N) 99.99% Nickel Foil NI-M-04-F Request Quote
(5N) 99.999% Nickel Foil NI-M-05-F Request Quote

CHEMICAL
IDENTIFIER
Formula CAS No. PubChem SID PubChem CID MDL No. EC No Beilstein
Re. No.
SMILES
Identifier
InChI
Identifier
InChI
Key
Ni 7440-02-0 24880903 935 MFCD00011137 231-111-4 N/A [Ni] InChI=1S/Ni PXHVJJICTQNCMI-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
58.69 N/A 8.902gm/cc N/A 1453 °C 2732 °C 0.909 W/cm/ K @ 298.2  K 6.84 microhm-cm @ 20°C 1.8 Paulings 0.106 Cal/g/ K @ 25°C 91.0 K-Cal/gm atom at 2732°C 4.20 Cal/gm mole Safety Data Sheet

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 Pharmacopeia/British Pharmacopeia) and follows applicable ASTM testing standards.See safety data and research below and pricing/lead time above. American Elements specializes in producing Nickel High Purity Foil and sheets in many thicknesses and sizes for numerous industrial uses and provides health and occupational safety information for this product. Most foils are produced from cast Ingots for use in coating and thin film Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD) and Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) processes including Ultra High Purity (99.9+%) thin film foilThermal 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. Thickness can range from 0.003" to approximately 2mm for all metals. Some metals can also be rolled down as thin as 0.001” for use as an evaporation source in microelectronics, optics, magnetics, MEMS, and hard resistant coatings. Piece sizes are available up to approximately 7" maximum width. Maximum lengths of about 20" can be obtained with a nominal thickness between about 0.005" and 0.020" for thin film deposition on glass or metal substrates. 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 Nickel as rods, powder and plates. Other shapes are available by request.

Nickel (Ni) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolNickel (atomic symbol: Ni, atomic number: 28) is a Block D, Group 4, Period 4 element with an atomic weight of 58.6934. Nickel Bohr ModelThe number of electrons in each of nickel's shells is [2, 8, 16, 2] and its electron configuration is [Ar]3d8 4s2. Nickel was first discovered by Alex Constedt in 1751. The nickel atom has a radius of 124 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 184 pm. In its elemental form, nickel has a lustrous metallic silver appearance. Elemental Nickel Nickel is a hard and ductile transition metal that is considered corrosion-resistant because of its slow rate of oxidation. It is one of four elements that are ferromagnetic and is used in the production of various type of magnets for commercial use. Nickel is sometimes found free in nature but is more commonly found in ores. The bulk of mined nickel comes from laterite and magmatic sulfide ores. The name originates from the German word kupfernickel, which means "false copper" from the illusory copper color of the ore. For more information on nickel, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of nickel products, visit the Nickel element page.



HEALTH, SAFETY & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Danger
H317-H351-H372-H412
Xn
10-40-43
16-36/37
N/A
UN 3089 4.1/PG 2
2
Exclamation Mark-Acute Toxicity Health Hazard      

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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 Nickel

  • Dysfunction of methionine sulfoxide reductases to repair damaged proteins by nickel nanoparticles.. Feng PH, Huang YL, Chuang KJ, Chen KY, Lee KY, Ho SC, Bien MY, Yang YL, Chuang HC; Taiwan CardioPulmonary Research (T-CPR) Group.. Chem Biol Interact. 2015 May 13
  • The effects of aging process and preactivation on mechanical properties of nickel-titanium closed coil springs.. Alavi S, Haerian A.. Dent Res J (Isfahan). 2015 May-Jun
  • A highly efficient flexible dye-sensitized solar cell based on nickel sulfide/platinum/titanium counter electrode.. Yue G, Ma X, Zhang W, Li F, Wu J, Li G.. Nanoscale Res Lett. 2015 Jan 10
  • Reactively sputtered nickel nitride as electrocatalytic counter electrode for dye- and quantum dot-sensitized solar cells.. Soo Kang J, Park MA, Kim JY, Ha Park S, Young Chung D, Yu SH, Kim J, Park J, Choi JW, Jae Lee K, Jeong J, Jae Ko M, Ahn KS, Sung YE.. Sci Rep. 2015 May 21
  • Effect of fluoride on nickel-titanium and stainless steel orthodontic archwires: an in-vitro study.. Heravi F, Moayed MH, Mokhber N.. J Dent (Tehran). 2015 Jan
  • Tailored electrical conductivity, electromagnetic shielding and thermal transport in polymeric blends with graphene sheets decorated with nickel nanoparticles.. Pawar SP, Stephen S, Bose S, Mittal V.. Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2015 May 18.
  • Nickel oxide and carbon nanotube composite (NiO/CNT) as a novel cathode non-precious metal catalyst in microbial fuel cells.. Huang J, Zhu N, Yang T, Zhang T, Wu P, Dang Z.. Biosens Bioelectron. 2015 May 14
  • Fabrication and Characterization of Thin Film Nickel Hydroxide Electrodes for Micro-Power Applications.. Falahati H, Kim E, Barz DP.. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2015 May 22.
  • Preparation of magnetic core-shell iron oxide@silica@nickel-ethylene glycol microspheres for highly efficient sorption of uranium(vi). Tan L, Zhang X, Liu Q, Wang J, Sun Y, Jing X, Liu J, Song D, Liu L. Dalton Trans. 2015 Mar 16.