Barium-137 Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched Barium-137 Applications:

Barium-137 isotope (Ba-137 isotope, 137Ba isotope)

  • Barium-137 isotope is used for studies of glass structures through methods of electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR);
  • Barium-137 isotope is used for studies of hyperfine effects;
  • Barium-137 isotope is used for studies of high-temperature superconductors;

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Barium-137 Properties:

PropertyBARIUM-137
Number of Protons137
Abundance0.1123
Atomic Number56
Atomic Radius222
Atomic Mass136.9
Spin1.5
Quadrupole Moment0.245
Electronegativity (Paulig)0.89
Electron Configuration Blocks
VDW Radius (mm3)307
Mass Uncertainty2e-06
g-factor (g value)0.6249
Half LifeStable

Barium Information

Silvery-white reactive element, belonging to group 2 of the periodic table. Soluble barium compounds are extremely poisonous. Identified in 1774 by Karl Scheele and extracted in 1808 by Humphry Davy.

Barite, or barium sulfate (BaSO4), when ground is used as a filter for rubber, plastics, and resins. It is insoluable in water and so is used in X-rays of the digestive system. Barium nitrate, Ba(NO3)2, burns brilliant green and is used in fireworks.

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