Compare Properties of Palladium and Platinum
Compare properties of Palladium and Platinum on the basis of their various characteristics & significance. Melting point of Palladium is 1,554.90 °C whereas Platinum's is 1,772.00 °C. At room temperature, the density of Palladium is 12.02 g/cm3 and for Platinum, it's 21.45 g/cm3. Refractive index of 1st metal is 1.72 whereas 2nd is Not Available.
Other properties of Palladium and Platinum include its thermal, magnetic and electrical properties. Values for electrical resistivity are 105.40 nΩ·m for Palladium and 105.00 nΩ·m for Platinum. The electrical conductivity of former metal is 0.10 106/cm Ω and of latter is 0.10 106/cm Ω.