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Scandium Nitride

CAS 664347-12-0

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Formula CAS No. PubChem SID PubChem CID MDL No. EC No IUPAC Name Beilstein
Re. No.
ScN 664347-12-0 24855801 23952 MFCD00016323 231-129-2 azanylidynescandium   N#[Sc] InChI=1S/N.Sc CUOITRGULIVMPC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

PROPERTIES Compound Formula Mol. Wt. Appearance Density Exact Mass Monoisotopic Mass Charge MSDS
NSc 58.9626 Powder g/cm3 58.959 58.959 0 Safety Data Sheet

Nitride IonScandium Nitride 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.

Scandium (Sc) and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolScandium (atomic symbol: Sc, atomic number: 21) is a Block D, Group 3, Period 4 element with an atomic weight of 44.955912. The number of electrons in each of Scandium's shells is [2, 8, 9, 2] and its electron configuration is [Ar] 3d1 4s2. Scandium Bohr Model The scandium atom has a radius of 162 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 216 pm.Scandium was predicted by Dmitri Mendeleev in 1871 and actually discovered and isolated by Lars Nilson in 1879. One of the transition metals, scandium has a silvery-white appearance in its elemental form which oxidizes to yellow or pinkish upon contact with air.Elemental Scandium It is occasionally included in the classification of the rare earth elements. Scandium is found in concentrated amounts in the minerals euxenite, gadolinite and thortveitite; however, due to the difficulties in the preparation of metallic scandium, global trade of the pure metal is very limited. The origin of the name scandium comes from the Latin word 'scandia' meaning Scandinavia. For more information on scandium, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of scandium products, visit the Scandium element page.

Material Safety Data Sheet MSDS
Signal Word Danger
Hazard Statements H228
Hazard Codes F
Risk Codes 5-11
Safety Precautions 16-36/37/39-7/9
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information UN 3089 4.1/PG 2
WGK Germany N/A
Globally Harmonized System of
Classification and Labelling (GHS)
Flame Over Circle-Oxidizing gases and liquids        

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Typical bulk packaging includes palletized plastic 5 gallon/25 kg. pails, fiber and steel drums tTypical 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 Scandium

  • Tuneable dynamics of a scandium nitride cluster inside an Ih-C80 cage.. Feng Y, Wang T, Xiang J, Gan L, Wu B, Jiang L, Wang C.. Dalton Trans. 2015 Feb 7
  • Unsporting scandium.. Emsley J.. Nat Chem. 2014 Nov
  • Effect of erbium, chromium: yttrium, scandium, gallium, garnet laser and casein phosphopeptide-amorphous calcium phosphate on surface micro-hardness of primary tooth enamel.. Subramaniam P, Pandey A.. Eur J Dent. 2014 Jul
  • Alkylidene malonates and α,β-unsaturated α'-hydroxyketones as practical substrates for vinylogous Friedel-Crafts alkylations in water catalysed by scandium(III) triflate/SDS.. Oelerich J, Roelfes G.. Org Biomol Chem. 2015 Mar 7
  • Effects of erbium-and chromium-doped yttrium scandium gallium garnet YSGG and diode lasers on the surfaces of restorative dental materials: a scanning electron microscope study.. Hatipoglu M, Barutcigil C.. Niger J Clin Pract. 2015 Mar-Apr
  • Treatment outcome following use of the erbium, chromium:yttrium, scandium, gallium, garnet laser in the non-surgical management of peri-implantitis: a case series.. Al-Falaki R, Cronshaw M, Hughes FJ.. Br Dent J. 2014 Oct
  • Enantioselective synthesis of dihydrocoumarin derivatives by chiral scandium(III)-complex catalyzed inverse-electron-demand hetero-Diels-Alder reaction.. Hu H, Liu Y, Guo J, Lin L, Xu Y, Liu X, Feng X.. Chem Commun (Camb). 2015 Mar 4
  • Scandium-catalyzed asymmetric 1,6-addition of 3-substituted oxindoles to linear dienyl ketones.. Wang Z, Kang T, Yao Q, Ji J, Liu X, Lin L, Feng X.. Chemistry. 2015 May 18
  • An expanded family of dysprosium-scandium mixed-metal nitride clusterfullerenes: the role of the lanthanide metal on the carbon cage size distribution.. Wei T, Liu F, Wang S, Zhu X, Popov AA, Yang S.. Chemistry. 2015 Apr 7
  • An Expanded Family of Dysprosium-Scandium Mixed-Metal Nitride Clusterfullerenes: The Role of Lanthanide Metal on the Carbon Cage Size Distribution. Wei T, Liu F, Wang S, Zhu X, Popov AA, Yang S. Chemistry. 2015 Feb 25.