praseodymium


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  • noun

Synonyms for praseodymium

a soft yellowish-white trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group

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Forest Service to access a stockpile located on USRE-held mining claims, the Company plans on utilizing a non-exclusive license for mining materials from the Oak Ridge National Laboratory for extraction of Neodymium, Dysprosium and Praseodymium.
Neodymium and praseodymium are both in high demand for the manufacture of permanent magnets used in the expanding wind turbines, hybrid cars and personnel electronics industries.
The three electropositive metal bars (~2 cm x 2 cm x 10 cm) comprised neodymium (76%), praseodymium (23%), and minor amounts (< 0.
2006) studied alloys of praseodymium and iron (Fe) and found that the maximum magnetocaloric effect occurred in [Pr.
at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries report clear evidence of transmutation of cesium to praseodymium by the diffusion of deuterium through a thin film on a specially prepared substrate, under room temperature and atmospheric pressure conditions.
An optical amplifier based on the use of a fiber-gain medium doped with praseodymium to achieve use gain characteristics in the 1300-nm wavelength region.
Rare Earth Metals Market by Type (Lanthanum, Cerium, Neodymium, Praseodymium, Samarium, Europium, & Others), and Application (Magnets, Metals Alloys, Polishing, Additives, Catalysts, Phosphors, & Others) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018 http://www.
SKK has a high concentration of critical rare earth elements such as neodymium, praseodymium, samarium, dysprosium, terbium and gadolinium.
2+], and also terbium and praseodymium in the form of [Tb.
The majority (85%) of Ngualla's projected revenue is underpinned by high value and Critical rare earths including neodymium, praseodymium and europium
The ionic properties of that element, as well as samarium, praseodymium and dysprosium, make for some of the strongest known magnets, including some that function at temperatures high enough to remain viable in harsher settings like automobile engines.
The group of metals commonly referred to as rare earth elements includes 17 little known elements such as lanthanum, cerium, praseodymium, neodymium, europium, dysprosium and gadolinium.
Lanthanum, cerium, praseodymium and neodymium are the most critical rare earth elements for the metalcasting industry.
They also include praseodymium in small amounts," Ranta continues.