18O Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched 18O Applications:

Oxygen-18 isotope (O-18 isotope, 18O isotope)

  • 18O isotope is used for research and development in Physical-Chemistry;
  • 18O isotope is used for research and development for Chemical synthesis reactions using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance experiments;

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18O Properties:

Number of Protons18
Atomic Number8
Atomic Radius
Atomic Mass18
Quadrupole Moment0
Electronegativity (Paulig)3.44
Electron Configuration Blockp
VDW Radius (mm3)182
Mass Uncertainty6e-09
g-factor (g value)0
Half LifeStable

Oxygen Information

A colourless, odourless gaseous element belonging to group 16 of the periodic table. It is the most abundant element present in the earth's crust. It also makes up 20.8% of the Earth's atmosphere. For industrial purposes, it is separated from liquid air by fractional distillation. It is used in high temperature welding, and in breathing. It commonly comes in the form of Oxygen, but is found as Ozone in the upper atmosphere. It was discovered by Priestley in 1774.

Used in steel making, welding, and supporting life. Naturally occuring ozone (O3) in the upper atmosphere shields the earth from ultraviolet radiation.

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