Kr-82 Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched Kr-82 Applications:

Krypton-82 isotope (Kr-82 isotope, 82Kr isotope)

  • Kr-82 isotope is used for Krypton-81m radionuclide (radioisotope) production (can be used in life science for healthcare and medical applications and pharmaceuticals industries);
  • Kr-82 isotope is used for solar neutrino capture;
  • Kr-82 isotope is used for spectral studies of high-gain gas lasers;

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Kr-82 Properties:

Number of Protons82
Atomic Number36
Atomic Radius
Atomic Mass81.91
Quadrupole Moment0
Electronegativity (Paulig)
Electron Configuration Blockp
VDW Radius (mm3)215
Mass Uncertainty6e-06
g-factor (g value)0
Half LifeStable

Krypton Information

Colorless gaseous element, belongs to the noble gases. Occurs in the air, 0.0001% by volume. It can be extracted from liquid air by fractional distillation. Generally not isolated, but used with other inert gases in fluorescent lamps. Five natural isotopes, and five radioactive isotopes. Kr-85, the most stable radioactive isotope, has a half-life of 10.76 years and is produced in fission reactors. Practically inert, though known to form compounds with Fluorine.

Used in lighting products. Some is used as inert filler-gas in incandescent bulbs. Some is mixed with argon in fluorescent lamps. The most important use is in flashing stroboscopic lamps that outline airport runways.

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