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Niobium Nitride Powder

Niobium Nitride Powder

Niobium Nitride Powder
Product No NRE-11314
CAS 24621-21-4
Purity 99.9%
Formula NbN
APS <40 um (can be customized)
Color Grey
Molecular Weight 106.91 g/mol
Density 8.4 g/cm3
Melting Point 2,573 °C
Boiling Point NA

Niobium Nitride Powder

Niobium Nitride Powder (NbN) is a refractory transition metal nitride that has various applications due to its unique properties. Some of its key applications include:

Superconductors: Niobium Nitride Powder is widely used in the production of superconducting materials. It has a high critical temperature, making it suitable for use in superconducting electronics, such as superconducting quantum interference devices (SQUIDs), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machines, and particle accelerators.

Coatings: Niobium nitride coatings are used for various purposes, including providing corrosion resistance, wear resistance, and improving the hardness of surfaces. These coatings find applications in the aerospace, automotive, and electronics industries, where components need to withstand harsh environments and wear.

Semiconductors: Niobium nitride is utilized in the semiconductor industry for the fabrication of thin-film materials used in electronic devices. It can be employed as a gate material in the manufacturing of high-performance transistors, which are essential components in modern electronic devices.

Optoelectronics: Due to its high refractive index and low optical losses, niobium nitride is used in the development of optical coatings and devices. It finds application in the production of optical filters, mirrors, and other components for applications in telecommunications, laser systems, and other optical instruments.

Energy Storage: Niobium Nitride Powder is being explored for potential applications in energy storage systems, particularly in the development of high-performance batteries and capacitors. Its unique electrical properties make it a promising candidate for use in next-generation energy storage technologies.