Ytterbium Evaporation Material (Yb)
|Color/Appearance||Silvery White, Metallic|
|Thermal Conductivity||34.9 W/m.K|
|Melting Point (°C)||819|
|Coefficient of Thermal Expansion||26.3 x 10-6/K|
|Theoretical Density (g/cc)||6.98|
|Thermal Evaporation Techniques||Boat: Ta|
|E-Beam Crucible Liner Material||Tantalum|
|Temp. (°C) for Given Vap. Press. (Torr)||
Ytterbium is a chemical element with symbol Yb and atomic number 70. It is the fourteenth and penultimate element in the lanthanide series, which is the basis of the relative stability of its +2 oxidation state. However, like the other lanthanides, its most common oxidation state is +3, as in its oxide, halides, and other compounds. In aqueous solution, like compounds of other late lanthanides, soluble ytterbium compounds form complexes with nine water molecules. Because of its closed-shell electron configuration, its density and melting and boiling points differ significantly from those of most other lanthanides.
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