51V Isotope Applications:

Vanadium-51 isotope (V-51 isotope, 51V isotope)

  • 51V isotope is used for medical studies;
  • 51V isotope is used for research in nuclear physics;

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51V Safety Data Sheet (SDS) in oxide form - Download pdf file
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Properties of 51V Isotope:

Properties of 51V Isotope:51V
Natural Abundance (%)99.75
Atomic Mass (Da)50.9439595
Relative Isotopic Mass50.9439595
Neutron Number (N)28
Atomic Number (Z)23
Mass Number (A)51
Nucleon Number (A)51
Proton Number (Z)23
Quadrupole Moment-0.043
g-factor (g value)1.47106
Electron Configuration Blockd
Melting Point (K)2183
Boiling Point (K)3680
Specific Heat0.485
Heat of Formation515.5
Thermal Conductivity30.7
Dipole Polarizability 87
Electron Affinity (kJ/mole)0.52766
Electronegativity (Pauling scale)1.63
Atomic Radius (pm)134
Covalent Radius (pm)135
VDW Radius (pm)
Lattice Constant3.02
Crystal StructureBCC
Jmol color#a6a6ab

51V Information

Vanadium is a soft and ductile, bright white metal. This element has good resistance to corrosion by alkalis, sulphuric and hydrochloric acid. It oxidizes readily about 933K. Vanadium has 26 isotopes. There are 2 naturally occurring isotopes of vanadium, 1 of which is stable. V-49 having the longest half-life at 337 days. Vanadium has nuclear applications, the foil is used in cladding titanium to steel, and vanadium-gallium tape is used to produce a superconductive magnet. Vanadium was originally discovered by Andres Manuel del Rio of Mexico City in 1801. His discovery went unheeded, however, and in 1830, Nils Gabriel Sefstron of Sweden rediscovered it. Metallic vanadium was isolated by Henry Enfield Roscoe in 1867. The name vanadium comes from Vanadis, a goddess of Scandinavian mythology. It is silvery-white metallic transition element. Vanadium is essential to Ascidians. Rats and chickens are also known to require it. Metal powder is a fire hazard, and vanadium compounds should be considered highly toxic. Vanadium may cause lung cancer if inhaled.

Vanadium is mixed with other metals to make very strong and durable alloys. Vanadium pentoxide (V2O5) is used as a catalyst, dye and color-fixer.

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FAQ about 51V Isotope:

What is 51V isotope natural abundance?
Answer: 99.750 %

What is atomic mass for 51V isotope?
Answer: 50.943959 Da

What is isotopic mass for 51V isotope?
Answer: 50.943959

How many neutrons does 51V isotope have?
Answer: 28

How many protons does 51V isotope have?
Answer: 23

How many electrons does 51V isotope have?
Answer: 23

What is atomic number for 51V isotope?
Answer: 23

Is 51V isotope stable?
Answer: Yes

Is 51V isotope radioactive?
Answer: No

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