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Silicon Carbide Nitride Nanoparticles

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Nitride IonHigh Purity, D50 = +10 nanometer (nm) by SEMSilicon Carbide Nitride Nanoparticles, whiskers, nanodots or nanopowder are spherical high surface area particles. Nanoscale Nitride Bonded Silicon Carbide particles are typically 10 - 150 nanometers (nm) with specific surface area (SSA) in the 10 - 75 m 2 /g range. Nano Silicon Carbide Particles are also available in ultra high purity and high purity and coated and dispersed forms. They are also available as a nanofluid through the AE Nanofluid production group. Nanofluids are generally defined as suspended nanoparticles in solution either using surfactant or surface charge technology. Nanofluid dispersion and coating selection technical guidance is also available. Other nanostructures include nanorods, nanowhiskers, nanohorns, nanopyramids and other nanocomposites. Surface functionalized nanoparticles allow for the particles to be preferentially adsorbed at the surface interface using chemically bound polymers.

Silicon (Si) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolSilicon (atomic symbol: Si, atomic number: 14) is a Block P, Group 14, Period 3 element with an atomic weight of 28.085. Silicon Bohr MoleculeThe number of electrons in each of Silicon's shells is 2, 8, 4 and its electron configuration is [Ne] 3s2 3p2. The silicon atom has a radius of 111 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 210 pm. Silicon was discovered and first isolated by Jöns Jacob Berzelius in 1823. Silicon makes up 25.7% of the earth's crust, by weight, and is the second most abundant element, exceeded only by oxygen. The metalloid is rarely found in pure crystal form and is usually produced from the iron-silicon alloy ferrosilicon. Elemental Silicon Silica (or silicon dioxide), as sand, is a principal ingredient of glass, one of the most inexpensive of materials with excellent mechanical, optical, thermal, and electrical properties. Ultra high purity silicon can be doped with boron, gallium, phosphorus, or arsenic to produce silicon for use in transistors, solar cells, rectifiers, and other solid-state devices which are used extensively in the electronics industry.The name Silicon originates from the Latin word silex which means flint or hard stone. For more information on silicon, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of silicon products, visit the Silicon element page.

Carbon(C)atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolCarbon is a Block P, Group 12, Period 2 element. Carbon Bohr ModelThe number of electrons in each of Carbon's shells is 2, 4 and its electron configuration is [He] 2s2 2p2. In its elemental form, carbon's CAS number is 7440-44-0. Carbon is at the same time one of the softest (graphite) and hardest (diamond) materials found in nature. It is the 15th most abundant element in the Earth's crust, and the fourth most abundant element (by mass) in the universe after hydrogen, helium, and oxygen. Carbon was discovered by the Egyptians and Sumerians circa 3750 BC. It was first recognized as an element by Antoine Lavoisierby in 1789. For more information on carbon, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of carbon products, visit the Carbon element page.


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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 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 Silicon

  • Coherent Visible-Light-Generation Enhancement in Silicon-Based Nanoplasmonic Waveguides via Third-Harmonic Conversion. 2015 Jun 5 Sederberg S, Elezzabi AY. Phys Rev Lett. 2015 Jun 5
  • Photoluminescent Mesoporous Silicon Nanoparticles with siCCR2 Improve the Effects of Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Transplantation after Acute Myocardial Infarction. 2015 Jun 25 Lu W, Xie Z, Tang Y, Bai L, Yao Y, Fu C, Ma G. Theranostics. 2015 Jun 25
  • Optical Polarization of Nuclear Spins in silicon carbide. 2015 Jun 19 Falk AL, Klimov PV, Ivády V, Szász K, Christle DJ, Koehl WF, Gali Á, Awschalom DD. Phys Rev Lett. 2015 Jun 19
  • Compact models for carrier-injection silicon microring modulators. 2015 Jun 15 Wu R, Chen CH, Fedeli JM, Fournier M, Cheng KT, Beausoleil RG. Opt Express. 2015 Jun 15
  • Free-carrier electro-refraction modulation based on a silicon slot waveguide with ITO. 2015 Jun 15 Baek J, You JB, Yu K. Opt Express. 2015 Jun 15
  • Frequency comb offset detection using supercontinuum generation in silicon nitride waveguides. 2015 Jun 15 Mayer AS, Klenner A, Johnson AR, Luke K, Lamont MR, Okawachi Y, Lipson M, Gaeta AL, Keller U. Opt Express. 2015 Jun 15
  • Influence of BaTiO<sub>3</sub> ferroelectric orientation for electro-optic modulation on silicon. 2015 Jun 15 Castera P, Tulli D, Gutierrez AM, Sanchis P. Opt Express. 2015 Jun 15
  • Free-Standing Kinked silicon nanowires for Probing Inter- and Intracellular Force Dynamics. 2015 Jul 22 Zimmerman JF, Murray GF, Wang Y, Jumper JM, Austin JR 2nd, Tian B. Nano Lett. 2015 Jul 22
  • Anomalous Stagewise Lithiation of Gold-Coated silicon nanowires: A Combined In-Situ Characterization and First-Principles Study. 2015 Jul 21 Chou CY, Seo JH, Tsai YH, Ahn JP, Paek E, Cho MH, Choi IS, Hwang GS. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2015 Jul 21
  • Mapping Local Cytosolic Enzymatic Activity in Human Esophageal Mucosa with Porous Silicon Nanoneedles. 2015 Jul 21 Chiappini C, Campagnolo P, Almeida CS, Abbassi-Ghadi N, Chow LW, Hanna GB, Stevens MM. Adv Mater. 2015 Jul 21
  • A Highly Responsive Silicon Nanowire/Amplifier MOSFET Hybrid Biosensor. 2015 Jul 21 Lee J, Jang J, Choi B, Yoon J, Kim JY, Choi YK, Myong Kim D, Hwan Kim D, Choi SJ. Sci Rep. 2015 Jul 21

Recent Research & Development for Carbides

  • Oxidative stress in bacteria (Pseudomonas putida) exposed to nanostructures of silicon carbide. 2015 Sep Borkowski A, Szala M, Kowalczyk P, Cłapa T, Narożna D, Selwet M. Chemosphere. 2015 Sep
  • Fluoride-assisted activation of calcium carbide: a simple method for the ethynylation of aldehydes and ketones. 2015 Jun 5 Hosseini A, Seidel D, Miska A, Schreiner PR. Org Lett. 2015 Jun 5
  • All-optical coherent population trapping with defect spin ensembles in silicon carbide. 2015 Jun 5 Zwier OV, O'Shea D, Onur AR, van der Wal CH. Sci Rep. 2015 Jun 5
  • Confining Iron Carbide Nanocrystals inside CNx@CNT toward an Efficient Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Reduction Reaction. 2015 Jun 3 Zhang Y, Jiang WJ, Guo L, Zhang X, Hu JS, Wei Z, Wan LJ. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2015 Jun 3
  • Silicon carbide-free graphene growth on silicon for lithium-ion battery with high volumetric energy density. 2015 Jun 25 Son IH, Hwan Park J, Kwon S, Park S, Rümmeli MH, Bachmatiuk A, Song HJ, Ku J, Choi JW, Choi JM, Doo SG, Chang H. Nat Commun. 2015 Jun 25
  • Properties of ultrathin cholesterol and phospholipid layers surrounding silicon-carbide nanotube: MD simulations. 2015 Jun 23 Raczyński P, Raczyńska V, Górny K, Gburski Z. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2015 Jun 23
  • Corrective finishing of a micro-aspheric mold made of tungsten carbide to 50 nm accuracy. 2015 Jun 20 Guo J. Appl Opt. 2015 Jun 20
  • Optical Polarization of Nuclear Spins in Silicon Carbide. 2015 Jun 19 Falk AL, Klimov PV, Ivády V, Szász K, Christle DJ, Koehl WF, Gali Á, Awschalom DD. Phys Rev Lett. 2015 Jun 19
  • Metal and Metal Carbide Nanoparticle Synthesis Using Electrical Explosion of Wires Coupled with Epoxide Polymerization Capping. 2015 Jun 15 Abdelkader EM, Jelliss PA, Buckner SW. Inorg Chem. 2015 Jun 15
  • Annealing-dependent electrical properties of Ga-doped ZnO film on silicon carbide. 2014 Dec Koo SM, Lee JH, Kang MS. J Nanosci Nanotechnol. 2014 Dec

Recent Research & Development for Nitrides

  • Removal of a hazardous heavy metal from aqueous solution using functionalized graphene and boron nitride nanosheets: Insights from simulations. 2015 Jun 29 Azamat J, Sattary BS, Khataee A, Joo SW. J Mol Graph Model. 2015 Jun 29
  • Dimensional Crossover of Thermal Transport in Hybrid boron nitride Nanostructures. 2015 Jul 22 Sakhavand N, Shahsavari R. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2015 Jul 22
  • Flexible band gap tuning of hexagonal boron nitride sheets interconnected by acetylenic bonds. 2015 Jul 21 Zhang H, Luo Y, Feng X, Zhao L, Zhang M. Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2015 Jul 21
  • Homolytic N-H Activation of Ammonia: Hydrogen Transfer of Parent Iridium Ammine, Amide, Imide, and Nitride Species. 2015 Jul 20 Scheibel MG, Abbenseth J, Kinauer M, Heinemann FW, Würtele C, de Bruin B, Schneider S. Inorg Chem. 2015 Jul 20
  • Temperature dependent structural properties and bending rigidity of pristine and defective hexagonal boron nitride. 2015 Jul 20 Thomas S, Ajith KM, Chandra S, Valsakumar MC. J Phys Condens Matter. 2015 Jul 20
  • Low Temperature Reactive Sputtering of Thin Aluminum Nitride Films on Metallic Nanocomposites. 2015 Jul 20 Ramadan KS, Evoy S. PLoS One. 2015 Jul 20
  • Switching Behaviors of Graphene-Boron Nitride Nanotube Heterojunctions. 2015 Jul 20 Parashar V, Durand CP, Hao B, Amorim RG, Pandey R, Tiwari B, Zhang D, Liu Y, Li AP, Yap YK. Sci Rep. 2015 Jul 20
  • Growth and Etching of Monolayer Hexagonal Boron Nitride. 2015 Jul 17 Wang L, Wu B, Jiang L, Chen J, Li Y, Guo W, Hu P, Liu Y. Adv Mater. 2015 Jul 17
  • Enhanced Charge Transport in tantalum nitride Nanotube Photoanodes for Solar Water Splitting. 2015 Jul 17 Wang L, Nguyen NT, Zhou X, Hwang I, Killian MS, Schmuki P. ChemSusChem. 2015 Jul 17
  • Extending the emission wavelength of Ge nanopillars to 2.25 μm using silicon nitride stressors. 2015 Jul 13 Millar RW, Gallacher K, Samarelli A, Frigerio J, Chrastina D, Isella G, Dieing T, Paul DJ. Opt Express. 2015 Jul 13
  • Compressible elastomeric aerogels of hexagonal boron nitride and single-walled carbon nanotubes. 2015 Jul 10 Joo Jeong Y, Islam MF. Nanoscale. 2015 Jul 10