Rhenium

Element 75: Rhenium, transition metal



Rhenium is used at the Chair for MEMS Materials for:

- alloying element for shape memory alloys (Ni-Ti-X)


Properties

Atomic mass 186,2 u
Density 21,0 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Melting point 3459  K
Boiling point 5869 K
Specific thermal capacity 137 J/(kg · K)
Heat conductance 48 W/(m · K)