691771 Sigma-Aldrich


ingot, 99.99% trace rare earth metals basis



Quality Level   100
assay   99.99% trace rare earth metals basis
form   ingot
reaction suitability   reagent type: catalyst
core: gadolinium
resistivity   126 μΩ-cm, 20°C
bp   3273 °C (lit.)
mp   1313 °C (lit.)
density   7.886 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   [Gd]
InChI   1S/Gd



10 g in glass bottle

Physical properties

Curie Temperature: 293 K

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

GHS02  GHS02
Signal word 
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
UN 3208 4.3 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable
Protocols & Articles


Advanced Materials for Magnetic Cooling

Today, near-room-temperature refrigeration is almost entirely based on a vapor-compression refrigeration cycle. Over the years, all parts of a commercial refrigerator, such as the compressor, heat ex...
Prof. V. K. Pecharsky , Prof. K. A. Gschneidner
Material Matters 2007, 2.4, 4.
Keywords: Indirect Immunofluorescense, transformation

Discovery and Single Crystal Growth of Lanthanide Intermetallics—Interplay of Synthesis and Physical Properties

Devin C. Schmitt, Michael J. Kangas, Julia Y. Chan* Louisiana State University, Department of Chemistry 232 Choppin Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70803 *Email:
Keywords: Automotive, Capillary electrophoresis, Diffraction, Melting, Nucleic acid hybridization, Reductions, Semiconductor, Substitutions, X-Ray diffraction

Functional Magnetic Materials: Synergy Between Basic Science and Evolving Technology

S. B. Roy Materials and Advanced Accelerator Sciences Division Raja Ramanna Centre for Advanced Technology Indore-452013, India Email:
Keywords: Crystallization, Microscopy, Phase transitions, Reductions, transformation

Kinetic Energy Harvesting by Magnetostrictive Materials

Daniele Davino Department of Engineering University of Sannio, 82100 Benevento, Italy Email:
Keywords: Electronics, Environmental

Magnetic Refrigeration

Sigma-Aldrich Materials Science, in partnership with the Ames Labratory, offers a series of materials exhibiting large conventional and giant magnetocaloric effects, which are suitable for magnetic r...
Keywords: Materials Science

Metal Hydrides for NiMH Battery Applications

Rechargeable solid-state batteries are becoming increasingly important due to wide-spread use in computers, portable electronics, and vehicular applications. The Partnership for a New Generation of V...
Dhanesh Chandra,* Wen-Ming Chien and Anjali Talekar
Material Matters Volume 6 Article 2
Keywords: Absorption, Automotive, Capillary electrophoresis, Combustion, Degradations, Electrochemical analysis, Electronics, Environmental, Ion-exchange chromatography, Phase transitions, Precipitation, Purification, Separation, Substitutions

Responsive Rare-Earth Materials and their Applications

Yaroslav Mudryk Ames Laboratory of U.S. Department of Energy, Iowa State University Ames, Iowa 50011 USA Email:
Yaroslav Mudryk
Material Matters, 2016, 11.4
Keywords: Diffraction, PAGE, transformation

Working with Reactive, Volatile, Complex Materials to Produce Novel Alloys

Deborah L. Schlagel*, Andrew J. Sherve (not pictured), Thomas A. Lograsso Division of Materials Science and Engineering The Ames Laboratory, Ames, IA 50011 *Email:
Keywords: Adsorption, Calorimetry, Materials Science, Melting, Microscopy, Nucleic acid annealing, Precipitation, Rearrangements, Scanning electron microscopy, Spectroscopy, transformation

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