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Aluminium Boride Powder

Aluminium Boride Powder

Aluminium Boride Powder
Product No NRE-11001
CAS No. 12041-50-8
Formula AlB2
Density 3.19 g/cm3
APS <40µm (Can be Customized)
Purity 99.9%
Form Powder
Molecular Weight 48.603 g/mol


Certificate Of Analysis
Al 55.5%
B 44.4%
O 0.02%
Ti 0.03%
Cr 0.02%
Sn 0.01%
Fe 0.01%

Aluminium Boride Powder

Aluminum boride (AlB2) is a chemical compound that has garnered interest in various fields owing to its unique properties. It is known for its high thermal conductivity, high electrical resistivity, and resistance to oxidation. Aluminum boride powder finds applications in diverse areas, some of which include:

Refractory Materials: Aluminum boride is used in the production of refractory materials due to its high melting point and thermal stability. It can withstand high temperatures, making it suitable for use in industries that require materials capable of handling extreme heat.

Ceramics: Aluminum boride is utilized in the manufacturing of advanced ceramics and ceramic composites. Its properties make it a suitable additive for enhancing the strength and thermal conductivity of ceramic materials, making them more suitable for use in high-temperature applications and electronic components.

Abrasive Materials: In some cases, aluminum boride is used as an abrasive material. Its hardness and wear resistance make it suitable for applications where a durable and abrasive material is required.

Thermal Management Systems: Owing to its high thermal conductivity, aluminum boride is being explored for applications in thermal management systems, including heat sinks and substrates for electronic devices. Its ability to efficiently conduct heat makes it a promising material for dissipating heat in various electronic components.

Nanotechnology: Aluminum boride nanoparticles are being researched for use in various nanotechnological applications, including nanocomposites, nanoelectronics, and nanophotonics. The unique properties of aluminum boride at the nanoscale make it a potentially valuable material for next-generation technologies.

Coatings and Thin Films: Aluminum boride can be used as a coating material, providing surfaces with enhanced wear resistance and thermal protection. It is being considered for use in protective coatings and thin films to improve the performance and durability of various components in industries such as aerospace, automotive, and manufacturing.

Additive Manufacturing: With the rise of additive manufacturing technologies, aluminum boride is being explored for its potential applications in 3D printing. Its properties make it an attractive candidate for the production of high-performance parts and components for various industries.