GERMANIUM ETHOXIDE

Chemical Information

Synonyms: Tetraethyl orthogemanate

Chemical Formula: Ge(OC2H5)4

Description: Clear colourless liquid, moisture sensitive 

Additional Information

CAS No.: 13165-55-0

B.P.: 185°C

M.P.: -72°C

V.P.: 12mm at 86°C

Solubility in water: Reacts exothermally

Solubility in organics: Soluble in hydrocarbons and ethanol. Reacts with other alcohols, ketones and esters.

Applications

Nano-materials & Thin Films Display & Imaging Catalysis & Synthesis Hybrid & Disperse Materials Optics & Glasses Ferroelectric Metals Energy Conversion & Storage