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Magnesium diboride (MgB2)

Magnesium diboride (MgB2) is an ionic compound with a hexagonal crystal structure. It is an intercalation type compound, with magnesium layers and boron layers alternately arranged. Magnesium diboride (MgB2) turns into a superconductor at a temperature slightly close to the absolute temperature of 40K (ie -233 ℃).
Molecular weight:45.93
Density:2.57 g/cm³
Colour:gray
Melting point:830 °C
Formula: MgB2
CAS NO.:12007-25-9
EINECS (EC NO.):234-501-2
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Magnesium diboride
Product Description
Magnesium diboride (MgB2) is an ionic compound with a hexagonal crystal structure. It is an intercalation type compound, with magnesium layers and boron layers alternately arranged. Magnesium diboride (MgB2) turns into a superconductor at a temperature slightly close to the absolute temperature of 40K (ie -233 ℃). Its transition temperature is almost twice that of other superconductors of the same type, and its actual working temperature is 20~30K, which is the highest critical temperature of metal compound superconductors at present. As a new material with superconductivity, magnesium diboride opens up a new way for the study of a new generation of high-temperature semiconductors with simple structures. It is characterized by abundant resources, low price, high conductivity, easy synthesis, and simple processing. Since magnesium diboride is easy to be made into thin films and wires, it can be widely used in the manufacture of various electronic instruments such as CT scanners, components of supercomputers, and components of power transmission equipment. It has a wide range of electronics and computer fields. Application prospects.
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Technical Specification
Model APS(D50) Purity(%) O(%) N(%) C(%) B(%)
MgB2 0001 -325mesh --- ≤0.5 ≤0.05 ≤0.05 43.8~47.1
Customized chemical composition and particle size can be made according to customer requirements.
 
Element Max Typical Element Max Typical Element Max Typical
Al 0.0010 0.0005 Fe 0.0500 0.0300 P 0.0010 0.0005
As 0.0010 0.0005 K 0.0020 0.0010 Pb 0.0003 0.0001
Bi 0.0003 0.0001 Co 0.0020 0.0010 S 0.0010 0.0005
Ca 0.0015 0.0006 Mn 0.0010 0.0005 Sb 0.0020 0.0010
Cd 0.0005 0.0001 V 0.0030 0.0015 Si 0.0050 0.0030
W 0.0005 0.0001 Na 0.0020 0.0005 Sn 0.0003 0.0001
Ta 0.0050 0.0020 Ni 0.0050 0.0030 Ti 0.0050 0.0020
Cu 0.0003 0.0001 Nb 0.0030 0.0010 Cr 0.0050 0.0010
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