Gadolinium-156 Isotope Applications:

Gadolinium-156 isotope (Gd-156 isotope, 156Gd isotope)

  • Gadolinium-156 isotope is used for spectroscopic studies;

Gadolinium-156 isotope is available to order from in Gadolinium-156 oxide (Gd2O3) chemical form and in Gadolinium-156 metal (Gd) chemical form. Please contact us via request a Gadolinium-156 quote to order Gadolinium-156 isotope, to get Gadolinium-156 price and to buy Gadolinium-156 isotope.

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Properties of Gadolinium-156 Isotope:

Properties of Gadolinium-156 Isotope:GADOLINIUM-156
Natural Abundance (%)20.47
Atomic Mass (Da)155.9221227
Relative Isotopic Mass155.9221227
Neutron Number (N)92
Atomic Number (Z)64
Mass Number (A)156
Nucleon Number (A)156
Proton Number (Z)64
Quadrupole Moment0
g-factor (g value)0
Electron Configuration Blockf
Melting Point (K)1585
Boiling Point (K)3273
Specific Heat0.23
Heat of Formation397.5
Thermal Conductivity10.6
Dipole Polarizability 158
Electron Affinity (kJ/mole)0.137
Electronegativity (Pauling scale)1.2
Atomic Radius (pm)180.4c
Covalent Radius (pm)180
VDW Radius (pm)271
Lattice Constant3.64
Crystal StructureHCP
Jmol color#45ffc7

Gadolinium-156 Information

Gadolinium is a soft silvery metallic element belonging to the lanthanoids. It has 36 isotopes. Six natural stable isotopes of gadolinium are known in addition to one natural radioactive isotope. Gd-155 and Gd-157 and the best neutron absorbers of all elements. Gadolinium compounds are used in electronics. Gadolinium was discovered by J.C.G Marignac in 1880.

Gadolinium is used in steel alloying agents and the manufacture of electronic components.

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FAQ about Gadolinium-156 Isotope:

What is Gadolinium-156 isotope natural abundance?
Answer: 20.470 %

What is atomic mass for Gadolinium-156 isotope?
Answer: 155.92212 Da

What is isotopic mass for Gadolinium-156 isotope?
Answer: 155.92212

How many neutrons does Gadolinium-156 isotope have?
Answer: 92

How many protons does Gadolinium-156 isotope have?
Answer: 64

How many electrons does Gadolinium-156 isotope have?
Answer: 64

What is atomic number for Gadolinium-156 isotope?
Answer: 64

Is Gadolinium-156 isotope stable?
Answer: Yes

Is Gadolinium-156 isotope radioactive?
Answer: No

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