Accession Number : AD0163689

Title :   Preparation of Aluminum Hydride by Hydrogenation of Aluminum in Presence of a Dialkyl Aluminum Hydride.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Scruggs,James A.

Report Date : 23 MAY 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The invention relates to a novel process for synthesizing aluminum hydride, and in particular to such a process which does not require the use of an expensive hydride. Aluminum hydride may be synthesized from aluminum and a dialkyl aluminum hydride reacted with a molecular hydrogen at pressures between about 800 to about 2200 p.s.i.a.

Descriptors :   (*HYDRIDES, SYNTHESIS(CHEMISTRY)), (*PATENTS, HYDRIDES), METALORGANIC COMPOUNDS, ALUMINUM COMPOUNDS, HIGH PRESSURE

Subject Categories : Inorganic Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE