terbium


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a metallic element of the rare earth group

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To overcome these issues, Toyota successfully undertook development of technologies that can both eliminate the use of terbium and dysprosium and reduce the amount of neodymium used.
In addition, Terbium provided a dedicated analyst on the Terbium side.
According to the work [10], cerium (Ce), praseodymium (Pr), and terbium (Tb) as well as europium (Eu), samarium (Sm) and ytterbium (Yb) are capable of changing valence, but only in the oxidizing environment, and preserve stability in the tetravalent state while their screening from water by organic stabilizers [11].
The most applicable are "light metals" (lanthanum, cerium, praseodymium and neodymium), less often--"medium" (samarium, europium, gadolinium, terbium, dysprosium, holmium), even less--"heavy" (erbium, thulium, ytterbium, lutetium).
Even the rarest, terbium and lutetium, are nearly 200 times more common than gold ("Rare earth elements: critical resources for high technology" 2002).
This product is a mix of samarium, europium, gadolinium, terbium, dysprosium, holmium, erbium, thulium, ytterbium, lutetium and yttrium as oxides.
An excellent magnetostrictive material discovered by Clark in 1970s was called Terfenol-D, a specially formulated compound of terbium, dysprosium, and iron.
Lanthanum, Neodymium, Gadolinium, Terbium, Dysprosium, Yttrium
47) Deposits in Canada, owned by Great Western Minerals Group (GWMC), show promise of having dysprosium and terbium (needed for increased magnet coercivity).
containing neodymium, gadolinium, dysprosium, and terbium are used in
Avalon believes that Nechalacho is unique in the exceptional enrichment of its heavy rare earths such as europium, terbium, and dysprosium.
Several papers from Weifang University characterize the fluorescence of europium, terbium, zinc, and magnesium complex materials.
47) Deposits in Canada, owned by Great Western Minerals Group (GWMG), may contain dysprosium and terbium (needed for increased magnet coercivity).
Yttrium, ytterbium, erbium and terbium are all named for Ytterby; many other rare earths have Scandinavian names, such as holmium, named for Stockholm, and scandium, named for Scandinavia.