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Yttrium Nanopowder

Yttrium Nanopowder

Yttrium Nanopowder
Product No NRE-1051
CAS No. 7440-65-5
Formula Y
APS <100nm  (Can be Customized)
Purity 99.9%
Color Silvery White
Molecular Weight 88.91 g/mol
Density 4.5g/cm3
Melting Point 1526 °C
Boiling Point 2930 °C

Yttrium Nanopowder Applications

Yttrium nanoparticles are nanoscale particles composed primarily of yttrium atoms. Yttrium is a chemical element with the symbol “Y” and atomic number 39. It is a rare earth element, and its nanoparticles exhibit unique properties and have various applications in science and technology. Here are some key points about yttrium nanoparticles:

Size: Nanoparticles are typically defined as particles with dimensions on the nanometer scale, usually between 1 and 100 nanometers. Yttrium nanoparticles fall within this size range.

Properties: Yttrium nanoparticles can possess different properties compared to bulk yttrium material due to their small size and increased surface area. These properties can include altered electronic, magnetic, optical, and catalytic behaviors.

Synthesis: Yttrium nanoparticles can be synthesized using various methods, such as chemical reduction, solvothermal methods, and mechanical milling. The choice of synthesis method can influence the size, shape, and properties of the nanoparticles.


Catalysis: Yttrium nanoparticles can serve as catalysts in various chemical reactions due to their high surface area and unique catalytic properties.

Biomedical: Yttrium nanoparticles have been investigated for potential applications in drug delivery, cancer therapy, and medical imaging.

Magnetics: Yttrium nanoparticles can exhibit magnetic properties and have potential uses in data storage and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast agents.

Electronics: Yttrium nanoparticles may find applications in electronic devices, particularly in the development of advanced materials for semiconductors and sensors.

Coatings and Composites: Yttrium nanoparticles can be incorporated into coatings and composites to enhance the material’s properties, such as corrosion resistance, hardness, and thermal stability.

Research: Yttrium nanoparticles are of interest to researchers studying nanomaterials and their applications in various fields. Their unique properties make them valuable for fundamental scientific investigations.