scandium oxide


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scandium oxide

n.
A white amorphous powder, Sc2O3, used as a source of scandium and in manufacturing ceramics. Also called scandia.
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Victor Mann, RUSALs Technical Director, commented: The fact that UC RUSAL has its own raw materials and a unique production process for making scandium oxide, master alloys and aluminium scandium alloys will allow the company to bring a brand new value-added product to market, for which there may be a lot of demand across a broad range of mechanical engineering industries.
3] project, Clean TeQ has a prefeasibility study underway to assess the potential for a large-scale nickel-cobalt project at Syerston to produce nickel and cobalt sulphate products with scandium oxide as a byproduct.
USPRwire, Mon Aug 01 2016] The 'Global and Chinese Scandium Oxide Industry, 2011-2021 Market Research Report' is the detailed comprehensive analysis of the current state of the global Scandium Oxide industry with a focus on the Chinese market.
The agreement has been signed for the engineering and construction of a separation plant capable of producing gallium oxide at a purity of 4N, and scandium oxide at a purity of 2N or greater, from the acid recovery circuit of its HPA plant in Cap-Chat, Quebec.
The topics include synthesizing ceramic materials from waste residues, the synthesis of scandium oxide nanoparticles from solution, the synthesis and luminescence properties of rare-earth doped gadolinium silicon oxynitrde with cuspidine structure, the influence of energy input on suspension properties, new low-toxic water soluble monomers for gelcasting ceramic powders, pulsed electric current sintering of electrical discharge machinable ceramics, and effects of two-step sintering in the microstructure of ultrafine alumina.
As the scandium oxide market grows, scandium rich ore could be incorporated into the Ni-Co-Sc ore feed to increase scandium oxide (99.
Mitsubishi's new patented technology adds an additional dimension by incorporating a sputtered tungsten coating to a dispersed scandium oxide cathode for a much longer CRT life and nearly twice the current density of conventional impregnated-oxide designs.
A$45/kg production royalty payable on the first 150,000 kg of scandium oxide produced and sold from the Nyngan project.
UC RUSAL Moscow Exchange: RUAL/RUALR), a leading global aluminium producer, for the first time produced scandium oxide of the concentration exceeding 99%.
Industry's only scandium oxide, sputtered tungsten coated cathode for long-life brightness;
Assuming a recoverable grade of 45 ppm (parts per million) scandium content, potential estimated production of scandium oxide would approximate 7,500 kilograms per year.
Plans call for a scandium oxide pilot plant to be constructed at Coral Bay by the end of 2013 and for trial production to get underway at a level of 10 kg/month in 2014.