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Scandium

Introduction

This element has not yet been verified to be compatible with the spark ablation process. Below, you will find generic information about the element as well as known applications when available.

Basic data

NameScandium (Sc)
Configuration4s2 3d1
Electrons21
Group3
AbundanceNegligible
Magnetic typeparamagnetic
Melting point1541 ℃
Boiling point2836 ℃

Interesting reads

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Key trends at the nanoscale