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Gadolinium (III) Fluoride, GdF<sub>3</sub>, 99.99% 4N High Purity Powder,  MSE Supplies

Gadolinium (III) Fluoride, GdF3, 99.99% 4N High Purity Powder

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Gadolinium (III) Fluoride, GdF3, 99.99% 4N High Purity Powder

Gadolinium fluoride, also called Gadolinium trifluoride is commonly used as a precursor material to make non-oxide glasses.  

  • Product Number: PO2910 (100 g)
  • Formula: GdF3
  • CAS Number: 13765-26-9
  • Molecular Weight: 214.25 g/mol
  • Density: 7.1 g/cm³ at 25°C
  • Melting Point: 1,231°C
  • Form and color: white powder
  • Purity: 99.99% 4N (TREO*)

* TREO - Total Rare Earth Oxides

    Typical Analysis (in the form of oxide-equivalent)

    Analysis by ICP-OES

    Weight%

    Gd2O3 / TREO

    >99.99

    La2O3 / TREO

    <0.020

    Pr6O11 / TREO

    <0.005

    Sm2O3 / TREO

    <0.005

    Y2O3 / TREO

    <0.001

    Fe2O3

    0.006

    Al2O3

    0.005

    CaO

    0.035

    Cl-

    0.042

    SO42-

    0.21

     

    References:

    Effect of Sodium Oxide and Sodium Fluoride in Gadolinium Phosphate Glasses Doped with Eu2O3 ContentJournal of Physics: Conference Series 1428 (2020) 012029

    Preparing the transparent Gadolinium Silicoborate glass for radiation shielding material, IOP Conf. Series: Journal of Physics: Conf. Series 1120 (2018) 012076