Scandium

Element 21: Scandium, transition metal



Scandium is used at the Chair for MEMS Materials for:

- alloying element in shape memory alloys


 Properties

Atomic mass 44,96 u
 Density 2,99 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Melting point 1814 K
 Boiling point 3103 K
Specific thermal capacity 586 J/(kg · K)
Heat conductance 16 W/(m · K)