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Praseodymium Boride

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Hazard Statements H319
Hazard Codes Xi
Risk Codes 26
Safety Statements 26-36
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Boride IonPraseodymium Boride is generally immediately available in most volumes. High purity, submicron and nanopowder forms may be considered. 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. Additional technical, research and safety (MSDS) information is available as is a Reference Calculator for converting relevant units of measurement."


Praseodymium hexaboride

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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 Safety Data Sheet (SDS). Solutions are packaged in polypropylene, plastic or glass jars up to palletized 440 gallon liquid totes, and 36,000 lb. tanker trucks.

Related Elements

See more Praseodymium products. Praseodymium (atomic symbol: Pr, atomic number: 59) is a Block F, Group 3, Period 6 element with an atomic weight of 140.90765. Praseodymium Bohr Model The number of electrons in each of praseodymium's shells is 2, 8, 18, 21, 8, 2 and its electron configuration is [Xe]4f3 6s2. The praseodymium atom has a radius of 182 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 239 pm. Praseodymium resembles the typical trivalent rare earths, however, it will exhibit a +4 state when stabilized in a zirconia host. Elemental PraseodymiumUnlike other rare-earth metals, which show antiferromagnetic and / or ferromagnetic ordering at low temperatures, praseodymium is paramagnetic at any temperature above 1 K. Praseodymium is found in the minerals monazite and bastnasite. Praseodymium was discovered by Carl Auer von Welsbach in 1885. The origin of the element name comes from the Greek words prasios didymos, meaning green twin.

See more Boron products. Boron Bohr ModelBoron (atomic symbol: B, atomic number: 5) is a Block P, Group 13, Period 2 element with an atomic weight of 10.81. The number of electrons in each of boron's shells is 2, 3 and its electron configuration is [He] 2s2 2p1. The boron atom has a radius of 90 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 192 pm. Boron was discovered by Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac and Louis Jacques Thénard in 1808. It was first isolated by Humphry Davy, also in 1808. Boron is classified as a metalloid is not found naturally on earth. Elemental BoronAlong with carbon and nitrogen, boron is one of the few elements in the periodic table known to form stable compounds featuring triple bonds. Boron has an energy band gap of 1.50 to 1.56 eV, which is higher than that of either silicon or germanium. Boron is found in borates, borax, boric acid, colemanite, kernite, and ulexite.The name Boron originates from a combination of carbon and the Arabic word buraqu meaning borax.

Recent Research

Effects of Acidic Peptide Size and Sequence on Trivalent Praseodymium Adduction and Electron Transfer Dissociation Mass Spectrometry., Commodore, Juliette J., and Cassady Carolyn J. , J Mass Spectrom, 2017 Feb 07, (2017)

Growth and structure of ultrathin praseodymium oxide layers on ruthenium(0001)., Höcker, Jan, Krisponeit Jon-Olaf, Cambeis Julian, Zakharov Alexei, Niu Yuran, Wei Gang, Ciacchi Lucio Colombi, Falta Jens, Schaefer Andreas, and Flege Jan Ingo , Phys Chem Chem Phys, 2017 Feb 01, Volume 19, Issue 5, p.3480-3485, (2017)

All-fiber passively Q-switched 604  nm praseodymium laser with a Bi2Se3 saturable absorber., Lin, Hui-Yu, Li Wen-Song, Lan Jing-Long, Guan Xiao-Feng, Xu Hui-Ying, and Cai Zhi-Ping , Appl Opt, 2017 Feb 01, Volume 56, Issue 4, p.802-805, (2017)

α-Regioselective Barbier Reaction of Carbonyl Compounds and Allyl Halides Mediated by Praseodymium., Wu, San, Li Ying, and Zhang Songlin , J Org Chem, 2016 Sep 02, Volume 81, Issue 17, p.8070-6, (2016)

Laser-diode pumped self-mode-locked praseodymium visible lasers with multi-gigahertz repetition rate., Zhang, Yuxia, Yu Haohai, Zhang Huaijin, Di Lieto Alberto, Tonelli Mauro, and Wang Jiyang , Opt Lett, 2016 Jun 15, Volume 41, Issue 12, p.2692-5, (2016)

Pentavalent Lanthanide Compounds: Formation and Characterization of Praseodymium(V) Oxides., Zhang, Qingnan, Hu Shu-Xian, Qu Hui, Su Jing, Wang Guanjun, Lu Jun-Bo, Chen Mohua, Zhou Mingfei, and Li Jun , Angew Chem Int Ed Engl, 2016 Jun 06, Volume 55, Issue 24, p.6896-900, (2016)

Molecular distribution and toxicity assessment of praseodymium by Spirodela polyrrhiza., Xu, Ting, Su Chunlei, Hu Dan, Li Feifei, Lu Qianqian, Zhang Tingting, and Xu Qinsong , J Hazard Mater, 2016 Jul 15, Volume 312, p.132-40, (2016)

1,2,4-Diazaphospholide complexes of lanthanum(iii), cerium(iii), neodymium(iii), praseodymium(iii), and samarium(iii): synthesis, X-ray structural characterization, and magnetic susceptibility studies., Zhao, Minggang, Wang Lixia, Li Pangpang, Ma Jianping, and Zheng Wenjun , Dalton Trans, 2016 Jul 05, Volume 45, Issue 27, p.11172-81, (2016)

Praseodymium Cuprate Thin Film Cathodes for Intermediate Temperature Solid Oxide Fuel Cells: Roles of Doping, Orientation, and Crystal Structure., Mukherjee, Kunal, Hayamizu Yoshiaki, Kim Chang Sub, Kolchina Liudmila M., Mazo Galina N., Istomin Sergey Ya, Bishop Sean R., and Tuller Harry L. , ACS Appl Mater Interfaces, 2016 Dec 21, Volume 8, Issue 50, p.34295-34302, (2016)

Sol-Gel-Prepared Nanoparticles of Mixed Praseodymium Cobaltites-Ferrites., Pekinchak, Olga, Vasylechko Leonid, Lutsyuk Iryna, Vakhula Yaroslav, Prots Yuri, and Carrillo-Cabrera Wilder , Nanoscale Res Lett, 2016 Dec, Volume 11, Issue 1, p.75, (2016)


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