Product #: 1021XH
Tin Nanoparticles/ nanopowder (Sn, 99.7%, 100nm)
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Tin (Sn) nanopowder/nanoparticles
Tin nanopowder purity: 99.7% trace metals basis
Tin nanopowder appearance: Black nanopowder
Tin nanopowder APS: 100 nm
Tin nanopowder SSA: ~7 m2/g
Tin nanopowder morphology: spherical
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Tin (Sn) Nanopowder General Descriptions
Appearing as a fine black powder, tin nanopowders can be composed of either spherical or faceted particles of tin ranging from as small as 10 nanometers to as large as 80, depending on the requirements of the application. While not a major target of nanoparticle research, a few key applications of tin nanostructures have been discovered, with more to come as engineers and academics dive into the material’s potential.
Tin (Sn) Nanopowder Applications
- Anti-static films. Tin nanoparticles play a crucial role in the production of the transparent anti-static films utilized in any number of manufacturing, research, and consumer roles to minimize or eliminate the risk of electrostatic discharge.
- Lubricant. Tin nanoparticles work to enhance a number of lubricants, including lubricating oils and solid surface layer lubricants. Used correctly, the nanoparticles help form an extremely smooth surface, filling in scratches and worn sections to greatly minimize the effect of friction over time.
- Conductive slurry. The unique electric and chemical properties of tin nanopowder makes it of particular value as a material in producing conductive slurries and other conductive products. Recent research revealed a potential role in producing highly efficient liquid metal batteries.
- Anti-microbial applications. Tin nanoparticles also offer a variety of benefits as an anti-microbial, anti-fungal, and antibiotic agent for manufacturing, biomedical applications, and other fields.