58Ni Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched 58Ni Applications:

Nickel-58 isotope (Ni-58 isotope, 58Ni isotope)

  • 58Ni isotope is used for production of neutron guide reflectors for accelerator machines and neutron filters;
  • 58Ni isotope is used for Cobalt-58 positron-emitting radionuclide (radioisotope) production;
  • 58Ni isotope is used for determination of neutron electric dipole moment;
  • 58Ni isotope is used for as a reference in elemental analysis through secondary ion mass spectrometry;
  • 58Ni isotope is used for measurement of neutron spectrums in reactors;
  • 58Ni isotope is used for studies of energy emissions in nuclear reactors;
  • 58Ni isotope is used for production of background-free tritium targets;

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58Ni metal Safety Data Sheet (SDS) - Download pdf file
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58Ni oxide Safety Data Sheet (SDS) - Download pdf file
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Properties Of 58Ni Isotope:

Property58Ni
Neutron Number (N)30
Atomic Number / Proton Number (Z)28
Mass Number / Nucleon Number (A)58
Natural Abundance (%)0.680769
Atomic Mass (Da)57.935342
Relative Isotopic Mass57.935342
Spin0
Quadrupole Moment0
g-factor (g value)0
Half-life
Group10
Period4
Electron Configuration Blockd
Melting Point (K)1726
Boiling Point (K)3005
Specific Heat0.443
Heat of Formation430.1
Thermal Conductivity90.9
Dipole Polarizability 49
Electron Affinity (kJ/mole)1.156
Electronegativity (Pauling scale)1.91
Atomic Radius (pm)124
Covalent Radius (pm)135
VDW Radius (pm)222
Lattice Constant3.52
Crystal StructureFCC
Jmol color#50d050

Nickel Information

Malleable ductile silvery metallic transition element. Discovered by A.F. Cronstedt in 1751.

Used in electroplating and metal alloys because of its resistance to corrosion. Also in nickel-cadmium batteries; as a catalyst and for coins.

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