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  • Article - 18 Dec 2001
    Part of the lanthanide series, erbium (Er) is a rare-earth element found in a wide range of minerals like blomstrandine, polycrase, fergusonite, euxenite, xenotime, and gadolinite.
  • Article - 18 Dec 2001
    Dysprosium (Dy) is a chemical element belonging to the actinide series. In 1950, Spedding and colleagues isolated the element using techniques like metallographic reduction and ion-exchange...
  • Article - 6 Jun 2002
    Nilson discovered scandium (Sc) in 1876. The material was detected in the minerals gadolinite and euxenite.
  • Article - 7 May 2002
    Niobium was first discovered by Hatchett in 1801, but this metal was produced only in 1864, when Blomstrand reduced niobium chloride.
  • Article - 10 Dec 2012
    Carl Gustaf Mosander, a Swedish scientist, discovered terbium in 1843. Terbium was available as an impurity in yttria. Following this discovery the pure form of this element was first prepared by...
  • Article - 10 Dec 2012
    Thulium was discovered by Per Teodor Cleve, a Swedish chemist, in 1879. Cleve discovered two new materials that were brown and green in color. The brown material was named holmia and the green...
  • Article - 19 Jun 2013
    Tantalum is a chemical element with Ta as its symbol. It belongs to group 5, periodic number 6 of the periodic table. Its atomic number is 73.