Categories By Element

Categories By Function

Lanthanum Hexaboride (LaB6) Powder Maximize

Download SDS file

Lanthanum Hexaboride (LaB6) Powder

Catalog No.LB001
Size-325 mesh / Customized
MaterialLaB6
Purity98%, 99%, 99.9%
Shapepowder

Stanford Advanced Materials supplies our customers with high quality Lanthanum Hexaboride ceramic powder (LaB6 ceramic). Other shape of LaB6 ceramic product: Lanthanum boride sputter targetLanthanum Hexaboride (LaB6) Ring

More details

Lanthanum Hexaboride (LaB6, also called lanthanum boride and LaB6) is an inorganic chemical. With melting point 2528 K, LaB6 is a refractory ceramic material, which is insoluble in water or hydrochloric acid and very stable in vacuum. Stoichiometric samples are colored intense purple-violet, while boron-rich ones (above LaB6.07) are blue. Ion bombardment changes its color from purple to emerald green. LaB6 is a superconductor with a relatively low transition temperature of 0.45 K.

Specification:

Product

Lanthanum Hexaboride

Structure

Polycrystalline

Symbol

LaB6

Thermal Conductive

47 W/mK (20℃)

Cas No.

12008-21-8

Thermal Expansion  

6.2 10-6K-1 (20-900℃)

Atomic Mass

203.78 g/mol

Electrical Resistance 

ca.15 μΩ cm (20℃)

Density

4.72 g/cm3

Electrical Conductive

6.65x104  S/cm (20℃)

Melting Point

2528 K

Currenty Denstiy

150 A/cm2 (1950℃)

Hardness

87.5 RA

Electron Emissivity

2.6 eV

Flexure Strength (σ)

200 Mpa

Fracture toughness (Kic)

3.0 MN/m3/2


Chemical Composition:

LaB6 (% min.)

99.9%

B(% min.)

31%

Rare Earth Impurities

Non-RE Impurities

Ce

<120ppm

Fe

<250ppm

Pr

<150ppm

Si

<100ppm

Nd

<180ppm

Ca

<90ppm

Sm

<112ppm

C

<300ppm

Y

<250ppm

Mg

<100ppm

 

 

Ti

<100ppm


Prototyping service also available for other ceramics material

Alumina

Aluminum Nitride

Boron Nitride

Silicon Carbide

Silicon Nitride

Zirconia

LaB6 Cathode - SAM LaB6 Cathode - SAM LaB6 Cathode - SAM

Applications:

Thermionic emission (cathode)

Plasma source for plasma enhanced coating(PECVD)

Vacuum electron beam welding machine

Electron beam surface reforming device

Electron beam lithography device

Transmission electron microscope

Scanning electron microscope

Surface analysis device

Radio therapy devices

LaB6 Cathode - SAM LaB6 Cathode - SAM

Packing:

SAMs’ LaB6 ceramics are carefully handled to minimize damage during storage and transportation and to preserve the quality of our products in their original condition.

LaB6 Cathode - SAM LaB6 Cathode - SAM



Send us an inquiry now to find out more information and the latest prices,thanks!

Please include item quantity, size and purity.

Check code Refresh check code

Follow Us On