164Er Isotope Applications:

Erbium-164 isotope (Er-164 isotope, 164Er isotope)

  • 164Er isotope is used for research in nuclear physics;

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Properties of 164Er Isotope:

Properties of 164Er Isotope:164Er
Natural Abundance (%)1.601
Atomic Mass (Da)163.9292
Relative Isotopic Mass163.9292
Neutron Number (N)96
Atomic Number (Z)68
Mass Number (A)164
Nucleon Number (A)164
Proton Number (Z)68
Quadrupole Moment0
g-factor (g value)0
Electron Configuration Blockf
Melting Point (K)1802
Boiling Point (K)3141
Specific Heat0.168
Heat of Formation316.4
Thermal Conductivity14.5
Dipole Polarizability 150
Electron Affinity (kJ/mole)0.312
Electronegativity (Pauling scale)1.24
Atomic Radius (pm)176.1с
Covalent Radius (pm)175
VDW Radius (pm)267
Lattice Constant3.56
Crystal StructureHCP
Jmol color#00e675

164Er Information

Erbium is a solid silvery metallic element which belongs to the lanthanoids. It has six natural isotopes that are stable. Totally erbium has 36 isotopes. This element is used in nuclear technology as a neutron absorber. It is being investigated for other possible uses. Erbium was discovered by Carl G. Mosander in 1843.

Erbium oxide is used in ceramics to obtain a pink glaze. There are a few uses of erbium in the nuclear industry too and this element is used as an alloying agent for other exotic metals. For example, it increases the malleability of vanadium.

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FAQ about 164Er Isotope:

What is 164Er isotope natural abundance?
Answer: 1.601 %

What is atomic mass for 164Er isotope?
Answer: 163.9292 Da

What is isotopic mass for 164Er isotope?
Answer: 163.9292

How many neutrons does 164Er isotope have?
Answer: 96

How many protons does 164Er isotope have?
Answer: 68

How many electrons does 164Er isotope have?
Answer: 68

What is atomic number for 164Er isotope?
Answer: 68

Is 164Er isotope stable?
Answer: Yes

Is 164Er isotope radioactive?
Answer: No

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