Cobalt

Element 27: Cobalt, transition metal



Cobalt is used at the Chair for MEMS Materials for:

- alloying element in ferromagnetic compounds


Properties

Atomic mass 58,93 u
Density 8,90 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Melting point 1768 K
 Boiling point 3200 K
Specific thermal capacity 421 J/(kg · K)
Heat conductance 100 W/(m · K)