3N5 (99.95%) Niobium Oxide (Nb<sub>2</sub>O<sub>5</sub>) Pieces Evaporation Materials, 3mm-12mm - MSE Supplies LLC

MSE PRO 3N5 (99.95%) Niobium Oxide (Nb2O5) Pieces (3-12mm) Evaporation Materials

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MSE PRO 3N5 (99.95%) Niobium Oxide (Nb2O5) Pieces (3-12mm) Evaporation Materials

Niobium Oxide (Nb2O5) is widely used in catalysis, electrochromic and photoelectrochemical devices. It has been used as a water-tolerant solid acid catalyst for many reactions such as alkylation, esterification, hydrolysis, dehydration and hydration. It is also a trending optical thin film coating material due to its high refractive index over the full visible range. 

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Name Niobium Oxide
Chemical Formula Nb2O5
CAS # 1313-96-8
Molecule Weight (g/mol) 265.81
Color/Appearance White, Crystalline Solid, Grey-Black
Purity ≥99.95%, 3N5
Melting Point (°C) 1,485
Theoretical Density (g/cm3) 4.6
Thermal Evaporation Techniques Boat:  W
Basket:  W

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2. Optical and electrochemical characteristics of niobium oxide films prepared by sol-gel process and magnetron sputtering A comparison. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 40, no. 4 (1996): 285-296.