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Molybdenum Nanoparticles

Molybdenum Nanoparticles

Molybdenum Nanoparticles
Product No NRE-1026
CAS No. 7439-98-7
Formula  Mo
APS <100nm  (Can be Customized)
Purity 99.9%
Color Gray
Molecular Weight 95.94 g/mol
Density 10.2g/cm3
Melting Point  2623 °C
Boiling Point 4639 °C

Molybdenum Nanoparticles Applications: 

Molybdenum nanoparticles, which are extremely small molybdenum particles with nanoscale dimensions, have gained significant interest in various fields due to their unique properties. These nanoparticles offer a wide range of applications across different industries. Some of the notable applications of molybdenum nanoparticles include:

Catalysis: Molybdenum nanoparticles are used as catalysts in various chemical reactions. They are particularly effective in hydrogenation and dehydrogenation reactions, making them valuable in the production of chemicals, petrochemicals, and pharmaceuticals.

Electronics: Molybdenum nanoparticles can be employed in the electronics industry. They can be used to enhance the performance of electronic devices such as transistors, capacitors, and sensors. Molybdenum nanoparticles can improve electrical conductivity and stability.

Lubricants and Coatings: Molybdenum nanoparticles can be incorporated into lubricants and coatings to improve wear resistance and reduce friction. This is especially useful in industries where machinery and equipment need to operate smoothly and endure heavy loads.

Energy Storage: Molybdenum nanoparticles have been investigated for use in energy storage devices, such as lithium-ion batteries and supercapacitors. They can enhance the electrochemical performance of these devices, leading to higher energy density and faster charging.

Solar Cells: Molybdenum nanopowder can be used as conductive materials in the fabrication of solar cells. They can improve the efficiency of converting sunlight into electricity by serving as a conductive layer or as part of the electrode structure.

Cancer Therapy: In the field of medicine, molybdenum nanopowder has shown promise in cancer therapy. They can be used as drug carriers to target cancer cells specifically. Additionally, molybdenum nanoparticles can be used in photothermal therapy, where they generate heat when exposed to near-infrared light, helping to destroy cancer cells.

Water Purification: Molybdenum nanopowder has been used in water treatment processes. They can help remove contaminants and pollutants from water, including heavy metals and organic compounds, by adsorption and catalytic degradation.

Nanocomposites: Molybdenum nanopowder can be incorporated into various nanocomposite materials to enhance their mechanical, electrical, and thermal properties. These composites find applications in the aerospace, automotive, and construction industries.

Biomedical Imaging: Molybdenum nanopowder has potential applications in biomedical imaging, particularly in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT) imaging due to their ability to act as contrast agents.

Electrocatalysis: Molybdenum nanopowder is used as electrocatalysts in fuel cells and electrochemical sensors, helping to improve their efficiency and sensitivity.

Water Splitting: Molybdenum nanopowder can be used in water-splitting reactions to produce hydrogen, a clean and renewable energy source.