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Tantalum Nitrate

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About Tantalum Nitrate

Nitrate IonTantalum Nitrate is a highly water soluble crystalline Tantalum source for uses compatible with nitrates and lower (acidic) pH. Nitrate compounds are generally soluble in water. Nitrate materials are also oxidizing agents. When mixed with hydrocarbons, nitrate compounds can form a flammable mixture. Nitrates are excellent precursors for production of ultra high purity compounds and certain catalyst and nanoscale (nanoparticles and nanopowders) materials. All metallic nitrates are inorganic salts of a given metal cation and the nitrate anion. The nitrate anion is a univalent (-1 charge) polyatomic ion composed of a single nitrogen atom ionically bound to three oxygen atoms (Symbol: NO3) for a total formula weight of 62.05. Tantalum Nitrate is generally immediately available in most volumes. High purity, submicron and nanopowder forms may be considered. We also produce Tantalum Nitrate Solution. 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.

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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 Tantalum products. Tantalum (atomic symbol: Ta, atomic number: 73) is a Block D, Group 5, Period 6 element with an atomic weight of 180.94788. Tantalum Bohr ModelThe number of electrons in each of tantalum's shells is [2, 8, 18, 32, 11, 2] and its electron configuration is [Xe] 4f14 5d3 6s2. The tantalum atom has a radius of 146 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 217 pm. High Purity (99.999%) Tantalum (Ta) MetalTantalum was first discovered by Anders G. Ekeberg in 1802 in Uppsala, Sweden however, it was not until 1844 when Heinrich Rose first recognized it as a distinct element. In its elemental form, tantalum has a grayish blue appearance. Tantalum is found in the minerals tantalite, microlite, wodginite, euxenite, and polycrase. Due to the close relation of tantalum to niobium in the periodic table, Tantalum's name originates from the Greek word Tantalos meaning Father of Niobe in Greek mythology.

See more Nitrogen products. Nitrogen is a Block P, Group 15, Period 2 element. Its electron configuration is [He]2s22p3. In its elemental form, nitrogen's CAS number is 7727-37-9. Nitrogen is an odorless, tasteless, colorless and mostly inert gas. It is the seventh most abundant element in the universe and it constitutes 78.09% (by volume) of Earth's atmosphere. Nitrogen was discovered by Daniel Rutherford in 1772.

Recent Research

Minimum Five-Year Outcomes with Porous Tantalum Acetabular Cup and Augment Construct in Complex Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty., Jenkins, Derek R., Odland Andrew N., Sierra Rafael J., Hanssen Arlen D., and Lewallen David G. , J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2017 May 17, Volume 99, Issue 10, p.e49, (2017)

Influence of charged defects on the interfacial bonding strength of tantalum- and silver-doped nanograined TiO2., Azadmanjiri, Jalal, Wang James, Berndt Christopher C., Kapoor Ajay, Zhu De Ming, Ang Andrew S. M., and Srivastava Vijay K. , Phys Chem Chem Phys, 2017 May 17, Volume 19, Issue 19, p.11881-11891, (2017)

Helical Mesoporous Tantalum Oxide Nanotubes: Formation, Optical Activity, and Applications., He, Yangyang, and Yang Yonggang , Chem Rec, 2017 May 08, (2017)

From oxidative degradation to direct oxidation: size regimes in the consecutive reaction of cationic tantalum clusters with dioxygen., Eckhard, J F., Neuwirth D, Tschurl M, and Heiz U , Phys Chem Chem Phys, 2017 May 03, Volume 19, Issue 17, p.10863-10869, (2017)

Synthesis of NPN-Coordinated Tantalum Alkyl Complexes and Their Hydrogenolysis: Isolation of a Terminal Tantalum Hydride Incorporating a Doubly Cyclometalated NPN Scaffold., Batke, Sonja, Sietzen Malte, Wadepohl Hubert, and Ballmann Joachim , Inorg Chem, 2017 May 01, Volume 56, Issue 9, p.5122-5134, (2017)

Use of porous tantalum components in Paprosky two and three acetabular revision. A minimum five-year follow-up of fifty one hips., Flecher, Xavier, Appy Benjamin, Parratte Sébastien, Ollivier Matthieu, and Argenson Jean-Noel , Int Orthop, 2017 May, Volume 41, Issue 5, p.911-916, (2017)

Broadband terahertz metamaterial absorber based on tantalum nitride., Deng, Guangsheng, Yang Jun, and Yin Zhiping , Appl Opt, 2017 Mar 20, Volume 56, Issue 9, p.2449-2454, (2017)

A novel tantalum-containing bioglass. Part I. Structure and solubility., Alhalawani, Adel Mf, and Towler Mark R. , Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl, 2017 Mar 01, Volume 72, p.202-211, (2017)

Bacterial and mammalian cells adhesion to tantalum-decorated micro-/nano-structured titanium., Zhu, Yu, Gu Yingxin, Qiao Shichong, Zhou Linyi, Shi Junyu, and Lai Hongchang , J Biomed Mater Res A, 2017 Mar, Volume 105, Issue 3, p.871-878, (2017)


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