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|Number of Protons||178|
|Electron Configuration Block||d|
|VDW Radius (mm3)||253|
|g-factor (g value)||0|
Silvery lustrous metallic transition element. Used in tungsten alloys in filaments and electrodes, also acts as a neutron absorber. First reported by Urbain in 1911, existence was finally established in 1923 by D. Coster, G.C. de Hevesy in 1923.
Used in reactor control rods because of its ability to absorb neutrons.