indium indium  /ˈɪn di əm/


  • (n) a rare soft silvery metallic element; occurs in small quantities in sphalerite




  1. The drilling stops, and the reversed current deposits metallic indium on both sides of the thin germanium wafer.
  2. Current interest is focused on two isotopes of indium and gallium.
  3. Like indium, it can be virtually hand-crafted any time in any cyclotron.


  1. Exposure to air transforms gold alloys into catalytic nanostructures

    Scientists have created promising gold-indium oxide nanoparticles through room-temperature oxidation.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  2. Indium Corporation Technology Expert to Deliver Webtorial on Top Pb-free PCB Assembly Defects

    Indium Corporation’s Tim Jensen, Product Manager - PCB Assembly Materials, will present a two-part webtorial, titled Top Pb-Free PCB Assembly Defects: Cause and Cure, as part of a webtorial series sponsored by the SMTA. The webtorials are scheduled from 1-2:30 p.m. EDT on June 11 and 25. This two-part webtorial will discuss the top PCB assembly-related defects, including printing ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

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  • "Our material's architecture is deceptively simple-just two alternating layers of semiconducting material-aluminum indium arsenide and highly doped indium gallium arsenide," said Gmachl. "We could have used two other semiconductors, but we...
    on Oct 16, 2007 By: Claire Gmachl Source:

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