Synthesis of Praseodymium(III,IV) Oxide From Praseodymium Metal

First published at 12:38 UTC on October 13th, 2019.

In this video I demonstrate the synthesis of a lanthanide oxide by thermal decomposition of its oxalate salt using praseodymium. We start off with praseodymium metal and convert that into Pr(III)Cl3 by reacting the metal with HCl. The chloride is ...

CategoryScience & Technology
SensitivityNormal - Content that is suitable for ages 16 and over