Selenium Slugs

High Purity Se Slugs
CAS 7782-49-2


Product Product Code Order or Specifications
(2N) 99% Selenium Slugs SE-E-02-SL Contact American Elements
(3N) 99.9% Selenium Slugs SE-E-03-SL Contact American Elements
(4N) 99.99% Selenium Slugs SE-E-04-SL Contact American Elements
(5N) 99.999% Selenium Slugs SE-E-05-SL Contact American Elements
(6N) 99.9999% Selenium Slugs SE-E-05-SL Contact American Elements
(7N) 99.99999% Selenium Slugs SE-E-05-SL Contact American Elements

CHEMICAL
IDENTIFIER
Formula CAS No. PubChem CID MDL No. EC No Beilstein
Re. No.
SMILES
Identifier
InChI
Identifier
InChI
Key
Se 7782-49-26326970 MFCD00134090 231-957-4 N/A [Se] InChI=1S/Se BUGBHKTXTAQXES-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
78.96 Gray to black solid 4.79 g/cm3 N/A 217 °C 684.9 °C 0.00519 W/cm/K @ 298.2 K 106 microhm-cm @ 0°C 2.4 Paulings 0.767 Cal/g/K @ 25 °C 3.34 K-cal/gm atom at 684.9 °C 1.22 Cal/gm mole Safety Data Sheet

American Elements specializes in producing high purity uniform shaped Selenium Slugs with the highest possible density High Purity Slugsand smallest possible average grain sizes for use in semiconductor, 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). Our standard Slug sizes range from 1/8" x 1/8" to 1/4" x 1/4" and 3 mm diameter. We can also provide Slugs outside this range for ultra high purity thin film applications, such as fuel cells and solar energy layers. 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 nanoparticles. See research below. We also produce Selenium as rod, ingot, powder, pieces, disc, granules, wire, and in compound forms, such as oxide. Other shapes are available by request.

Selenium Bohr ModelSelenide(Se) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolSelenium (atomic symbol: Se, atomic number: 34) is a Block P, Group 16, Period 4 element with an atomic radius of 78.96. The number of electrons in each of Selenium's shells is 2, 8, 18, 6 and its electron configuration is [Ar] 3d10 4s2 4p4. The selenium atom has a radius of 120 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 190 pm. Selenium is a non-metal with several allotropes: a black, vitreous form with an irregular crystal structure; three red-colored forms with monoclinic crystal structures; and a gray form with a hexagonal crystal structure, the most stable and dense form of the element. Elemental Selenium One of the mose common uses for selenium is in glass production; the red tint that it lends to glass neutralizes green or yellow tints from impurities in the glass materials. Selenium was discovered and first isolated by Jöns Jakob Berzelius and Johann Gottlieb Gahn in 1817. The origin of the name Selenium comes from the Greek word "Selênê," meaning moon. For more information on selenium, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of selenium products, visit the Selenium Information Center.


HEALTH, SAFETY & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Danger
H301-H331-H373-H413
T
23/25-33-53
20/21-28-45-61
VS7700000
N/A
3
Skull and Crossbones-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 Selenium

  • Jie Li, Xingxing Zhao, Zhian Zhang, Yanqing Lai, Facile synthesis of hollow carbonized polyaniline spheres to encapsulate selenium for advanced rechargeable lithium–selenium batteries, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 619, 15 January 2015
  • Mokhtar Panahi-Kalamuei, Masoud Salavati-Niasari, S. Mostafa Hosseinpour-Mashkani, Facile microwave synthesis, characterization, and solar cell application of selenium nanoparticles, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 617, 25 December 2014
  • Shaofeng Jiang, Zhian Zhang, Yanqing Lai, Yaohui Qu, XiWen Wang, Jie Li, Selenium encapsulated into 3D interconnected hierarchical porous carbon aerogels for lithium–selenium batteries with high rate performance and cycling stability, Journal of Power Sources, Volume 267, 1 December 2014
  • Masayuki Takashiri, Kazuo Imai, Masato Uyama, Harutoshi Hagino, Saburo Tanaka, Koji Miyazaki, Yoshitake Nishi, Effects of homogeneous irradiation of electron beam on crystal growth and thermoelectric properties of nanocrystalline bismuth selenium telluride thin films, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 612, 5 November 2014
  • Javier Fernández-Lodeiro, Marcos Felipe Pinatto-Botelho, Antônio A. Soares-Paulino, Augusto Cesar Gonçalves, Bruno A. Sousa, Cleverson Princival, Alcindo A. Dos Santos, Synthesis and biological properties of selenium- and tellurium-containing dyes, Dyes and Pigments, Volume 110, November 2014
  • Wandong Zhang, Yamin Chai, Nana Cao, Yonglan Wang, Synthesis and characterization of selenium substituted hydroxyapatite via a hydrothermal procedure, Materials Letters, Volume 134, 1 November 2014
  • Zhu He, Xiuru Liu, Doudou Zhang, Linji Zhang, Shiming Hong, Pressure effect on thermal-induced crystallization of amorphous selenium up to 5.5 GPa, Solid State Communications, Volume 197, November 2014
  • Mei Liu, Fu Yan Liu, Bao Yuan Man, Dong Bi, Xue You Xu, Multi-layered nanostructure Bi2Se3 grown by chemical vapor deposition in selenium-rich atmosphere, Applied Surface Science, Volume 317, 30 October 2014
  • V. Cardoso Schwindt, J.S. Ardenghi, P. Bechthold, E.A. González, P.V. Jasen, A. Juan, B.S. Batic, M. Jenko, Selenium adsorption at different coverages on Fe(1 0 0) and Fe(1 1 1): A DFT study, Applied Surface Science, Volume 315, 1 October 2014
  • Fuping Gao, Qing Yuan, Liang Gao, Pengju Cai, Huarui Zhu, Ru Liu, Yaling Wang, Yueteng Wei, Guodong Huang, Jian Liang, Xueyun Gao, Cytotoxicity and therapeutic effect of irinotecan combined with selenium nanoparticles, Biomaterials, Volume 35, Issue 31, October 2014