Zinc selenide Evaporation Material (ZnSe)
|Material Type||Zinc Selenide|
|Color/Appearance||Yellow to Red, Crystalline Solid|
|Melting Point (°C)||>1,100|
|Thermal Evaporation Techniques||
Boat: Ta, W, Mo
Coil: W, Mo
Basket: W, Mo
|E-Beam Crucible Liner Material||Tantalum, Molybdenum|
|Temp. (°C) for Given Vap. Press. (Torr)||10-4: 660|
|Comments||Preheat gently to outgas. Evaporates well.|
Zinc selenide is a chemical compound with a chemical formula of ZnSe. It is yellow to red in appearance with a melting point of >1,100°C , a density of 5.42 g/cc, and a vapor pressure of 10-4 Torr at 660°C . Zinc selenide is heavily used as an infrared optical material. It is evaporated under vacuum for infrared optical coatings, more specifically, night vision optical coating.
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