Aluminum Oxide (Al2O3) Nanopowder - Features and Properties by Strem Chemicals

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Properties of Aluminum Oxide Nanopowder

Background

Since its inception, Strem Chemicals has focused on offering unique organometallic compounds for both academic and industrial research purposes. Close relationships with leading researchers in the field have enabled Strem to stay abreast of the latest scientific advances in and regularly add novel chemicals to our product portfolio. Most recently, Strem Chemicals has embraced the emerging area of nanotechnology and formed a collaboration with the Max-Planck-Institut fuer Kohlenforschung. A series of including metal nanoclusters, metal nanocolloids (organosols and hydrosols), metal nanopowders, metal nanoparticles, and magnetic fluids are now available from Strem Chemicals.

Properties of Aluminum Oxide Nanopowder

The table below lists the physical and chemical properties of Aluminum Oxide Nanopowder (High Surface Area).

CAS Number

1344-28-1

MDL Number

MFCD00003424

Molecular Formula

Al2O3

Molecular Weight

101.96

Color and Form

White Powder

Specific Surface Area (BET)

≥550 m2/g

True Density

2.9 g/cc

Crystallite Size

Amorphous

Mean Aggregate Size

5μm

Average Pore Diameter

110Å

Loss on Ignition

≤13%

Total Pore Volume

≥1.5 cc/g

Moisture Content

≤12%

Bulk Density

0.20 g/cc

Al Content (Based on Metal)

>99.2%

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Date Added: Jan 24, 2009 | Updated: Sep 16, 2013
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