Specific Heat of Erbium (Er) + Sources, Uses, Origin ...

Specific heat is an important physical property for materials and atomic elements like Erbium. Ok, so what is the specific heat of an atom of Er?

Note: Learn more about the specific heat here.

In the case of Erbium the specific heat is 0.17 J/gK. Well... speaking of him, there are cool facts about Erbium that most people don't know about. Let me show you...

Erbium Data

Erbium Specific Heat

0.17 J/gK

Sources

Found with other heavier rare earths in xenotime and euxerite.

Uses

Erbium oxide is used in ceramics to obtain a pink glaze. Also a few uses in the nuclear industry and as an alloying agent for other exotic metals. For example, it increases the malleability of vanadium.

Name Origin

Named after the Swedish town, Ytterby.

State at 20 °C

Solid

Description

Soft, malleable, silvery metal.

Atomic Symbol

Er

Atomic Mass

167,26

Learn more about the atomic mass.

Atomic Number

68

Learn more about the atomic number.

Discovery

Discovered By: Carl Mosander
Year: 1843
Location: Sweden

Want to learn more details and data about Erbium (Er)? Check my Elements Comprehensive List.

Video

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