• VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Mar 1, 2017) - North American Nickel Inc. (TSX VENTURE:NAN)( WSCRF ) (CUSIP:65704T 108) (the "Company" or "NAN") is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mr. Alexander Dann as Chief Financial Officer of the Company. (yahoo.com)
  • Nickel-iron , very rare native alloy of nickel and iron that contains between 24 and 77 percent nickel. (britannica.com)
  • Figure 5: Iron/nickel alloy under pressure. (nature.com)
  • In contrast to the shift for the Fe/Mn alloy (used here as a reference example), that for Fe/Ni brings the local levels of nickel close to the peak at the top of the hcp band. (nature.com)
  • Since the latter is similar to the sharp features of pure fcc nickel (shown in Fig. 4a ), the non-Fermi-liquid effects observed in the pure fcc material are expected to survive in the iron/nickel alloy. (nature.com)
  • The iron/nickel alloy strongly deviates from standard Pauli behaviour of good Fermi liquids. (nature.com)
  • c ) The scattering rate (averaged over all d orbitals) of the nickel alloy at high temperatures within CPA+DMFT is remarkably similar to the corresponding one of pure fcc nickel at these pressures and much larger than that of the Fe/Mn alloy, taken here as a reference. (nature.com)
  • Use of nickel (as a natural meteoric nickel-iron alloy) has been traced as far back as 3500 BCE. (wikipedia.org)
  • A further 10% is used for nickel-based and copper-based alloys, 7% for alloy steels, 3% in foundries, 9% in plating and 4% in other applications, including the fast-growing battery sector. (wikipedia.org)
  • instead, it is a nickel, zinc and copper alloy that is used to mimic sterling silver. (ehow.com)
  • This specification covers the requirements for an electrodeposit of cadmium diffused into an electrodeposit of nickel on carbon, low-alloy, and corrosion-resistant steels. (sae.org)
  • Bunsen Burner With threaded needle valve, air regulator and aluminum mixing tubes for thorough air/gas mixing, nickel plated, die-cast zinc alloy base. (alibaba.com)
  • Nickel is pre-eminently an alloy metal, and its chief use is in the nickel steels and nickel cast irons, of which there are innumerable varieties. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • The nickel coins used for currency are an alloy of 25 percent nickel and 75 percent copper . (factbites.com)
  • We also replace high-cost Pt catalyst on the anode with a low-cost, bifunctional nickel-molybdenum-cobalt alloy, which could effectively catalyze hydrogen evolution and oxidation reactions in alkaline electrolyte. (pnas.org)
  • This SAE Standard specifies the guidance and the requirements for the electrodeposition of zinc-nickel alloy coatings on a range of metallic substrates for the provision of corrosion resistance to steel components and galvanic compatibility between some bi-metallic contacting surfaces. (sae.org)
  • Nickel free cupronickel is developed by Powerway Alloy independently and is a national patented product with independent intellectual property rights, which has been listed among the national key new products and has been ranked first in the market for a continuous eight years. (hannovermesse.de)
  • The high strength copper nickel zinc alloy is a national patented product independently developed by Powerway Alloy with independent intellectual property rights. (hannovermesse.de)
  • article{osti_863301, title = {Lanthanum nickel aluminum alloy}, author = {Gruen, Dieter M. and Mendelsohn, Marshall H. and Dwight, Austin E.}, abstractNote = {A ternary intermetallic compound capable of reversible sorption of hydrogen having the chemical formula LaNi.sub.5-x Al.sub.x, where x is in the range of about 0.01 to 1.5 and the method of storing hydrogen using the intermetallic compound. (osti.gov)
  • Nickel only began to arouse real interest when the USA started to use a Cu-Ni alloy for its coins. (umicore.com)
  • also called spongy nickel , is a fine-grained solid composed mostly of nickel derived from a nickel-aluminium alloy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Workers who breathed very large amounts of nickel compounds developed chronic bronchitis and lung and nasal sinus cancers. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel can combine with other elements such as chlorine, sulfur, and oxygen to form nickel compounds. (cdc.gov)
  • Many nickel compounds dissolve fairly easy in water and have a green color. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel compounds are used for nickel plating, to color ceramics, to make some batteries, and as substances known as catalysts that increase the rate of chemical reactions. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel and its compounds have no characteristic odor or taste. (cdc.gov)
  • Damage to the lung and nasal cavity has been observed in rats and mice breathing nickel compounds. (cdc.gov)
  • Cancers of the lung and nasal sinus have resulted when workers breathed dust containing high levels of nickel compounds while working in nickel refineries or nickel processing plants. (cdc.gov)
  • The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has determined that nickel metal may reasonably be anticipated to be a carcinogen and that nickel compounds are known human carcinogens. (cdc.gov)
  • An improved process for hydrogenating organic compounds is provided in which a catalyst is employed that has a nickel surface area greater than about 70 m2/g and a sodium content less than 0.2 wt. (google.com)
  • Dees Attorney, Agent, or Firm-Joseph J. Dvorak ABSTRACT An improved process for hydrogenating organic compounds is provided in which a catalyst is employed that has a nickel surface area greater than about 70 m /g and a sodium content less than 0.2 wt. (google.com)
  • Evaluates the carcinogenic risk to humans posed by industrial exposure to chromium and its compounds, nickel and its compounds, and welding fumes and gases. (who.int)
  • The evaluation concludes that nickel compounds are carcinogenic to humans and that metallic nickel is possibly carcinogenic to humans. (who.int)
  • Anyone who has shown symptoms of sensitization due to this substance should avoid all further contact with nickel, nickel compounds and other metal compounds of e.g. copper, chromium and cobalt. (inchem.org)
  • Exposure most often occurs in the industrial environment either through the inhalation of nickel dust or dermal contact with nickel compounds. (labcorp.com)
  • More nickel was measured in the urine of workers who were exposed to nickel compounds that dissolve easily in water than in the urine of workers exposed to nickel compounds that are hard to dissolve. (factbites.com)
  • Nickel and its compounds are essential for the manufacture of countless products that we rely on in our daily lives. (gc.ca)
  • This donut chart shows the major industrial uses of nickel as of 2018. (gc.ca)
  • In 2018, Canada produced an estimated 180,000 tonnes of nickel in concentrate from mines located in Newfoundland and Labrador, Quebec, Ontario and Manitoba. (gc.ca)
  • This bar graph shows Canada's annual mine production of nickel from 2009 to 2018. (gc.ca)
  • This map of Canada shows Canada's refined production of nickel by province in percentages in 2018. (gc.ca)
  • Global mine production of nickel in 2018 was estimated at 2.3 million tonnes. (gc.ca)
  • In 2018, total world nickel reserves, as calculated by the U.S. Geological Survey, were estimated at 89 million tonnes. (gc.ca)
  • NIOSH Pocket Guide: Nickel Carbonyl -CAS No. 13463-39-3. (cdc.gov)
  • Specific Medical Tests or Evaluations Published in the Literature for OSHA-Regulated Substances: Nickel carbonyl -Database listing the specific medical tests published in the literature for OSHA regulated substances. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel carbonyl is identified as the most acutely toxic nickel compound, causing severe damage to the respiratory system in experimental animals and in humans. (who.int)
  • Still, caution is taken with nickel refinery dust and especially nickel subsulfide (Ni Another compound of concern is nickel carbonyl , a highly toxic, volatile liquid used to purify nickel or to produce fine nickel particles. (factbites.com)
  • Russia is the world's largest producer of nickel Other major nickel producers are Canada (183,059 tons in 1996), New Caledonia (142,200 tons), Australia (113,134 tons), and Indonesia (90,000 tons). (encyclopedia.com)
  • The transaction is for a 1.75 percent net smelter return royalty on output from Dumont, which contains the world's largest undeveloped nickel and cobalt reserves, Cobalt 27 Capital said. (reuters.com)
  • Clarke believes Nickel can educate male consumers about skin care via a hands-on learning approach - either by having men in Nickel's two U.S. spas, its retail distribution network or any one of a number of yet-to-be launched "Nickel rooms" within the brand's existing spa base. (wwd.com)
  • While a target number of spa doors has not been established, Clarke envisions opening rooms within Nickel's spa distribution network and dedicating the spaces to Nickel-driven men's services. (wwd.com)
  • The nickel-cadmium battery ( Ni-Cd battery or NiCad battery ) is a type of rechargeable battery using nickel oxide hydroxide and metallic cadmium as electrodes . (wikipedia.org)
  • Pure nickel, powdered to maximize the reactive surface area, shows a significant chemical activity, but larger pieces are slow to react with air under standard conditions because an oxide layer forms on the surface and prevents further corrosion (passivation). (wikipedia.org)
  • The deposits in tropical areas are typically laterites, which are produced by the intense weathering of ultramafic igneous rocks and the resulting secondary concentration of nickel-bearing oxide and silicate minerals . (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Nickel sulfide ores are concentrated by the flotation process, then smelted or roasted to partially convert them to the oxide form, and further treated in a Bessemer converter to form a matte. (factbites.com)
  • Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 443 house rentals around Nickel Beach. (vrbo.com)
  • An extremely attractive female with pale skin who would otherwise be considered a ' dime ' or 'dime piece', but is relegated to only 'nickel' value because no matter how hot she is, she is/can only be half as hot as herself in a tanner state. (urbandictionary.com)
  • The shield nickel first appeared in 1866 , replacing the earlier Seated Liberty Half Dime . (everything2.com)
  • La classificació de Nickel-Strunz és un sistema de classificació fet servir universalment en mineralogia , que es basa en la composició química dels minerals . (wikipedia.org)
  • Com a conservador del museu de minerals de la Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität (denominada actualment com Universitat Humboldt de Berlín ), Strunz es va dedicar a ordenar la col·lecció geològica del mateix en funció de les propietats químiques i cristalogràfica dels exemplars. (wikipedia.org)
  • Green colour in many nickel minerals. (mindat.org)
  • The first data column contains the total number of minerals listed with Nickel and the element listed for that row. (mindat.org)
  • Satin Nickel saw its rise to popularity alongside the Victorian and Mid-Century Modern design movements. (schlage.com)
  • Satin Nickel is an excellent finish for almost any piece of Schlage hardware, but is often paired with more refined styles like the Accent lever, Camelot trim, Georgian knob and Sacramento lever. (schlage.com)
  • In the laboratory, nickel is frequently used as a catalyst for hydrogenation, most often using Raney nickel, a finely divided form of the metal. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Raney nickel is used as a reagent and as a catalyst in organic chemistry . (wikipedia.org)
  • The more generic terms "skeletal catalyst" or "sponge-metal catalyst" may be used to refer to catalysts with physical and chemical properties similar to those of Raney nickel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Raney nickel is pyrophoric and must be handled with care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Commonly, leaching is conducted between 70 and 100 °C. The surface area of Raney nickel (and related catalysts in general) tends to decrease with increasing leaching temperature. (wikipedia.org)
  • For this reason, commercial Raney nickel is available in both "active" and "inactive" forms. (wikipedia.org)
  • SEM of Raney nickel catalyst in which crystals of 1-50µm are seen. (wikipedia.org)
  • A close-up of Raney nickel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Macroscopically, Raney nickel is a finely divided, gray powder. (wikipedia.org)
  • Raney nickel is notable for being thermally and structurally stable, as well has having a large Brunauer - Emmett - Teller ( BET ) surface area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Useful search terms for nickel include "elemental nickel," and " nickel catalyst. (cdc.gov)
  • NIOSHTIC-2 search results for nickel -NIOSHTIC-2 is a searchable database of worker safety and health publications, documents, grant reports, and journal articles supported in whole or in part by NIOSH. (cdc.gov)
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  • Its use also grew steadily in the development of stainless steels, which currently accounts for more than 60% of nickel consumption. (umicore.com)
  • By far the largest application of nickel is in austenitic stainless steels , which are used in the chemical industry, mechanical construction, architecture (for internal and external applications) and household equipment (cutlery, sinks, pans, etc. (umicore.com)
  • Nickel Creek foi um trio de música norte-americano formado no Condado de San Diego , Califórnia em 1989 . (wikipedia.org)
  • Nickel Creek era formado por três membros, Chris Thile no bandolim , Sara Watkins no violino e o irmão dela Sean Watkins na guitarra . (wikipedia.org)
  • [ 4 ] Nickel Creek fez covers de artistas como Weezer , Radiohead , Pavement , Coldplay , Elliott Smith , Bob Dylan , Jackson Five e Britney Spears . (wikipedia.org)
  • This Side , Nickel Creek 's sophomore release, finds bandmembers Chris Thile , Sara Watkins , and Sean Watkins out of their teens and into their twenties after playing together for 12 years. (allmusic.com)
  • But This Side solidifies Nickel Creek 's position as the single most original and inventive bluegrass band to emerge in the early '00s. (allmusic.com)
  • But, when it comes down to it, the gorgeous, open production by Alison Krauss gives Nickel Creek 's guitars, mandolins, and fiddles the space to dance through sparkling and genuine arrangements. (allmusic.com)
  • But Nickel Creek 's music is endlessly rewarding nonetheless, and accessible to just about everyone. (allmusic.com)
  • Nickel Creek mandolin whiz Chris Thile has a theory about performing live, about making the trio's time on stage something extraordinary to set it apart from the rest of the day. (calvin.edu)
  • The bluegrass trio Nickel Creek has released a new song, "Love of Mine," from a studio album due out April 1. (latimes.com)
  • Nickel Creek is taking its reunion on the road. (latimes.com)
  • But last year, Nickel Creek, which formed in San Diego in 1989, reconvened at Thile's home in New York to work on new music as the band approached its 25th anniversary. (latimes.com)
  • mudcat.org: Nickel Creek--overrated? (mudcat.org)
  • Nickle Creek are wonderful. (mudcat.org)
  • Rusal's co-owner Viktor Vekselberg has no doubt that the merger of the aluminum giant with Norilsk Nickel will succeed. (rt.com)
  • Russia's largest aluminum producer Rusal is well-known for its aggressive acquisition strategy and is now aiming to merge with metals giant Norilsk Nickel. (rt.com)
  • But a 25-per-cent stake in Norilsk Nickel is not enough to complete a merger, and Rusal is now looking to take Vladimir Potanin's 30-per-cent stake. (rt.com)
  • Market watchers say the Kremlin, which has an informal voice in big deals, hasn't indicated whether it would prefer Rusal and Norilsk Nickel to merge, leaving Deripaska and Potanin the chance to resolve the matter without political pressure. (rt.com)
  • REUTERS) -- Russian miner Norilsk Nickel is expecting to reduce production this year to adapt to a slight fall in global metals demand, its CEO said on Thursday, but does not see a slump into another global economic crisis. (ibtimes.com)
  • The new short-term offtake agreement with ITH and the existing offtake arrangement with Norilsk Nickel Harjavalta Oy (Norilsk) means that all production to 31 December 2014 is supported by executed offtake agreements. (newswire.ca)
  • The Company expects to commence a full tender process in Q3 of calendar year 2014 to secure a long-term offtake agreement for approximately 50% of production from 1 January 2015 onwards (with the balance of production to be sold to Norilsk continuing until a cumulative total of 66,500t of nickel in concentrate has been delivered). (newswire.ca)
  • Photos of the Russian town of Norilsk, where almost a century of nickel exploitation has created a wasteland, flooded Serbian papers and news sites this month. (globalissues.org)
  • The nickel anode is dissolved into the electrolyte to form nickel ions . (wikipedia.org)
  • The catalyst is prepared by coprecipitating nickel and silicate ions in the presence of a porous silica support under conditions of dilution that favor high surface areas and low inclusion of sodium in the catalyst. (google.com)
  • Excessive nickel in tissues is pro-oxidant (damaging chromosomes and other cell components) and alters hormone and enzyme activities, movement of ions through membranes, and immune function. (factbites.com)
  • Government-appointed liquidators of Queensland Nickel are trying to claw back about $200 million owed to creditors after it shut down in early 2016. (news.com.au)
  • Significantly improved activity is obtained with the nickel-sililca catalyst of this invention particularly in conversion of benzene to cyclohexane and in reducing oxo aldehydes to alcohols. (google.com)
  • Significantly improved activity is obtained with the nickel-sililca catalyst of this invention particularly in conversion of benzene to cyclohexane'and in reducing 0x0 aldehydes to alcohols. (google.com)
  • Nickel surface area is expressed as area per unit weight of nickel or per unit weight of the total catalyst (m /g. (google.com)
  • Semi-bright deposits are used for engineering nickel where a high luster is not desired. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since optimum nickel deposits gen erally are obtained at a pH within the range of about 4 to 6, it is necessary to periodically adjust the pH which would otherwise be reduced by the gradual accumulation in the bath of by-product acid. (google.com)
  • Other major deposits of nickel are found in New Caledonia , Australia , Cuba , and Indonesia . (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • The controversy began when mining minister Milan Bacevic announced earlier this month that Mokra Gora - a 10,813-square-kilometre state-protected national park - and other areas in central Serbia contain more than four million tonnes of nickel deposits. (globalissues.org)
  • The nickel-hydrogen battery exhibits an energy density of ∼140 Wh kg −1 in aqueous electrolyte and excellent rechargeability without capacity decay over 1,500 cycles. (pnas.org)
  • According to Jovic, major nickel producers like Canada have introduced sophisticated methods for nickel extraction, but such facilities "are not (possible) in densely populated areas like the ones in Serbia, which are surrounded by highly developed agricultural lands. (globalissues.org)