Zirconium

Element 40: Zirconium, transition metal



Zirconium is used at the Chair for MEMS Materials for:

- alloying element in shape Memory alloys (Ni-Ti-X)


 

Properties

Atomic mass 91,224 u
Density 6,501 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Melting point 2130 K
Boiling point 4682 K
Specific thermal capacity 270 J/(kg · K)
Heat conductance 22,7 W/(m · K)