Carbon-13 Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched Carbon-13 Applications:

Carbon-13 isotope (C-13 isotope, 13C isotope)

  • Carbon-13 isotope is used for carbon-13 nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) to research and study structure of carbon-containing substances;
  • Carbon-13 isotope is used for Carbon isotopic signatures (isotopic fingerprint) in biological science based on kinetic fractionation where biological processes preferentially take up the lower mass isotope and in eath science e.g. geochemistry;
  • Carbon-13 isotope is used for C-13 enriched (Carbon-13 enriched, 13C-enriched) isotope-labeled compounds are used in the research of metabolic processes (e.g. metabolism and in metabolism-mediated toxicity studies) using isotope ratio mass spectrometry (IRMS);

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Carbon-13 Properties:

Number of Protons13
Atomic Number6
Atomic Radius91
Atomic Mass13
Quadrupole Moment0
Electronegativity (Paulig)2.55
Electron Configuration Blockp
VDW Radius (mm3)204
Mass Uncertainty2e-09
g-factor (g value)1.405
Half LifeStable

Carbon Information

Carbon is a member of group 14 of the periodic table. It has three allotropic forms of it, diamonds, graphite and fullerite. Carbon-14 is commonly used in radioactive dating. Carbon occurs in all organic life and is the basis of organic chemistry. Carbon has the interesting chemical property of being able to bond with itself, and a wide variety of other elements.

For making steel, in filters, and many more uses. Radiocarbon dating uses the carbon-14 isotope to date old objects.

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