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Ultra Thin Lutetium Nanofoil

CAS #:

Linear Formula:

Lu

MDL Number:

MFCD00011098

EC No.:

231-103-0

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PRODUCT Product Code ORDER SAFETY DATA TECHNICAL DATA
(3N) 99.9% Ultra Thin Lutetium Nanofoil
LU-M-03-FN
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(4N) 99.99% Ultra Thin Lutetium Nanofoil
LU-M-04-FN
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(5N) 99.999% Ultra Thin Lutetium Nanofoil
LU-M-05-FN
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Ultra Thin Lutetium Nanofoil Properties (Theoretical)

Molecular Weight 174.97
Appearance Silvery
Melting Point 1652 °C
Boiling Point 3402 °C
Density 9.840 g/cm3
Electrical Resistivity 79.0 microhm-cm @ 25 °C
Electronegativity 1.2 Paulings
Heat of Fusion 4.60 Cal/gm mole
Heat of Vaporization 90 K-Cal/gm atom at 3395 °C
Poisson's Ratio 0.261
Specific Heat 0.037 Cal/g/K @ 25 °C
Tensile Strength N/A
Thermal Conductivity 0.164 W/cm/K @ 298.2 K
Thermal Expansion (r.t.) (poly) 9.9 µm/(m·K)
Vickers Hardness 1160 MPa
Young's Modulus 68.6 GPa

Ultra Thin Lutetium Nanofoil Health & Safety Information

Signal Word Danger
Hazard Statements H228
Hazard Codes N/A
Risk Codes N/A
Safety Statements N/A
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information N/A
WGK Germany 3
MSDS / SDS

About Ultra Thin Lutetium Nanofoil

American Elements' Nanometal™ nanofoil manufacturing unit produces ultra thin foil as thin as only 50 nm thick in diameters up to 910 mm. Typically, foils are in thicknesses from 20 nm to 1000 nm, 1 micron, 2 micron, and up to a few microns thick. Nanometal™ ultra thin foil can also be produced on a substrate with a parting agent to permit removal by floating and can then be mounted on frames. Frames may be washers, rings, or more-complicated assemblies. For foils >1 micron thick see our Lutetium Foil page. We also produce Lutetium as rods, powder and plates. Other shapes are available by request.

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula Lu
MDL Number MFCD00011098
EC No. 231-103-0
Beilstein Registry No. N/A
Pubchem CID 23929
SMILES [Lu]
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/Lu
InchI Key OHSVLFRHMCKCQY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Packaging Specifications

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 Lutetium products. Lutetium (atomic symbol: Lu, atomic number: 71) is a Block F, Group 3, Period 6 element with an atomic weight of 174.9668. The number of electrons in each of Lutetium's shells is [2, 8, 18, 32, 9, 2] and its electron configuration is [Xe] 4f15 5d1 6s2.Lutetium Bohr Model In its elemental form, lutetium has a silvery-white appearance. The lutetium atom has a radius of 174 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 221 pm. Lutetium was discovered and first isolated by Georges Urbain, Carl Auer von Welsbach and Charles James in 1906, all independently of each other.Elemental Lutetium Urbain was awarded the naming honor because he published his findings first. Lutetium is the last member of the rare earth series. Unlike most rare earths it lacks a magnetic moment. It has the smallest metallic radius of any rare earth and it is perhaps the least naturally abundant of the lanthanides. The most common source of commercially produced lutetium is the mineral monazite. The name lutetium originates from the Latin word Lutetia, meaning Paris. Lutetium is found with almost all other rare earth metals, but it never occurs naturally by itself.

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