108Cd Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched 108Cd Applications:

Cadmium-108 isotope (Cd-108 isotope, 108Cd isotope)

  • 108Cd isotope is used for Cadmium-109 radionuclide (radioisotope) production (can be used in X-ray fluorescence analysis);

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108Cd Properties:

Property108Cd
Number of Protons108
Abundance0.00888
Atomic Number48
Atomic Radius154
Atomic Mass107.9
Spin0
Quadrupole Moment0
Electronegativity (Paulig)1.69
Electron Configuration Blockd
VDW Radius (mm3)250
Mass Uncertainty8e-06
g-factor (g value)0
Half LifeStable

Cadmium Information

Soft bluish metal belonging to group 12 of the periodic table. Extremely toxic even in low concentrations. Chemically similar to zinc, but lends itself to more complex compounds. Discovered in 1817 by F. Stromeyer.

Used in nickel-cadmium batteries. Also in electroplating steel and in the manufacture of berings. Its compounds are found in paint pigments and a wide variety of intense colors. Boiling cadmium gives off a weird, yellow-colored vapor that is poisonous.

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