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Synonyms for europium

a bivalent and trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group

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In summary the work to date indicates that the main high-value rare earth minerals are Dark Monazite, enriched in Neodymium, Europium, and Xenotime (an Yttrium Phosphate mineral).
5%), hydrogen chloride (HC1), europium (III) chloride anhydrous (EuCh) (Aldrich, 99.
Price increases for Ngualla's second and third highest revenue contributors (Figure 4) of praseodymium and europium have also improved significantly at 50% and 18% respectively.
No systematic study has yet been reported on the structural and optical characteristics of europium [(2,2'-bipyri-dine-N,N-dioxide).
Everyone has a trace of both and though they may be balanced in an uneven and contradictory stand-off a sudden reaction with a catalyst like Europium (Eu) or Liquidatium (Lq) can change the chemistry.
In the United States, Molycorp Minerals has reopened a mine on the edge of California's Mojave Desert that was once a profitable source of europium and cerium.
The 17 rare earth metals, with exotic names like lanthanum and europium, form unusually strong lightweight materials and are used in a wide range of applications including high-tech and defence products, car engines and clean energy.
First discovered in 1787, these metals - including yttrium, praseodymium, neodymium, europium, and gadolinium - are now used in color TVs, lasers, high-tech magnets, batteries, lenses, and critical defense applications.
1) There was already ample Western concern about potential diminishing access to supplies of REEs, particularly after a 2009 draft report written by China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology called for a total ban on foreign shipments of terbium, dysprosium, ytterbium, thulium, and lutetium, and a restriction of neodymium, europium, cerium, and lanthanum exports.
Rare-earth elements are also key to 'green' technology: Energy-efficient light bulbs use europium and yttrium, while hybrid car batteries and wind-power turbines use neodymium.
a piece of a Sr alloy, a piece of Celestine (Sr sulfate), a tube of Sensodyne (active ingredient is Sr), a gemstone made of Sr tintate (which preceded cubic zirconium) and luminous powders made from europium doped-Sr.
OmegaGenesis has developed novel methods to safely generate large-scale quantities of the nano-scale europium hydroxide rods, which were first developed at the Mayo Clinic and shown to promote angiogenesis, the formation of new blood vessels.
Ion-adsorption ore: An ore containing yttrium and europium (both used as fluorescent substance) as well as neodymium and dysprosium (for use in magnets).