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Later in the decade, physicists began turning to other elements such as rubidium and lanthanum.We finally have a working supersolid. Here’s why that matters.|Claire Maldarelli|August 23, 2021|Popular-Science
By adding in another element, such as lanthanum or yttrium, scientists have created superconductors that function similar to the elusive metallic hydrogen, but at lower pressures.
The chemical structure is similar to that of the 2018 superconductor made of lanthanum and hydrogen, where a cage of hydrogen atoms surrounds a lanthanum atom.
A few years later, two groups, one led by Eremets and another involving Hemley and physicist Maddury Somayazulu, studied a high-pressure compound of lanthanum and hydrogen.The first room-temperature superconductor has finally been found|Emily Conover|October 14, 2020|Science News
Not to mention rare elements such as lanthanum, cerium, and neodymium, essential to modern technology and commanding high prices.Afghanistan’s Mineral Wealth Could Be a Bonanza—or Lead to Disaster|Dr. Cheryl Benard|July 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Lanthanum sulphide, La2S3, is a yellow powder, obtained when the oxide is heated in the vapour of carbon bisulphide.
Lanthanum hydroxide, La(OH)3, is a white amorphous powder formed by precipitating lanthanum salts by potassium hydroxide.
Lanthanum, lan′tha-num, n. a metal discovered in 1839 in cerite, a hydrated silicate of cerium.
During an absence of several days, the inventor left a mantle of lanthanum oxide locked up in his laboratory.Inventors at Work|George Iles
Didymium, a rare metallic element, occurring along with lanthanum in the mineral cerite as discovered by Mosander in 1842.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various