2H Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched 2H Applications:

Deuterium isotope (H-2 isotope, 2H isotope)

  • 2H isotope is used for used to slow down neutrons in heavy water moderated fission reactors (MFR);
  • 2H isotope is used for used in hydrogen nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (proton NMR);
  • 2H isotope is used for used as a non-radioactive, stable isotopic tracer e.g. in environmental science and chemistry;
  • 2H isotope is used for used for production of deuterated drug or deuterium-containing drugs;

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2H Properties:

Number of Protons2
Atomic Number1
Atomic Radius79
Atomic Mass2.014
Quadrupole Moment0.00286
Electronegativity (Paulig)2.2
Electron Configuration Blocks
VDW Radius (mm3)162
Mass Uncertainty8e-10
g-factor (g value)0.8574
Half LifeStable

Hydrogen Information

Colourless, odourless gaseous chemical element. Lightest and most abundant element in the universe. Present in water and in all organic compounds. Chemically reacts with most elements. Discovered by Henry Cavendish in 1776.

Most hydrogen is used in the production of ammonia. Also used in balloons and in metal refining. Also used as fuel in rockets. Its two heavier isotopes are: deuterium (D) and tritium (T) used respectively for nuclear fission and fusion.

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