48Ca Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched 48Ca Applications:

Calcium-48 isotope (Ca-48 isotope, 48Ca isotope)

  • 48Ca isotope is used for tracing element migration in soil and plants;
  • 48Ca isotope is used for synthesis of super heavy elements;
  • 48Ca isotope is used for studies of double beta-decay;

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48Ca Properties:

Property48Ca
Number of Protons48
Abundance0.00187
Atomic Number20
Atomic Radius197
Atomic Mass47.95
Spin0
Quadrupole Moment0
Electronegativity (Paulig)1
Electron Configuration Blocks
VDW Radius (mm3)281
Mass Uncertainty8e-07
g-factor (g value)0
Half Life5.3e+19

Calcium Information

Soft grey metallic element belonging to group 2 of the periodic table. Used a reducing agent in the extraction of thorium, zirconium and uranium. Essential element for living organisms.

Used by many forms of life to make shells and bones. Virtually no use for the pure metal, however two of its compounds are, lime (CaO) and gypsum (CaSO4), are in great demand by a number of industries.

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