List of Lithium Isotopes and Examples of Enriched Lithium Applications:

Lithium-7 isotope (Li-7 isotope, 7Li isotope)

  • LITHIUM-7 isotope is used for In nuclear power industry with it's material property as neutron transparency: in fluoride chemical form to be used for molten salt reactors (MSRs);
  • LITHIUM-7 isotope is used for In nuclear power industry with it's material property as neutron transparency: it can be used in hydroxide chemical form (pH stabilizer) to reduce corrosion for safe operation in pressurised water reactor (PWR) cooling systems;

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Lithium-6 isotope (Li-6 isotope, 6Li isotope)

  • LITHIUM-6 isotope is used for In nuclear power industry: source of tritium for nuclear fusion, through low-energy nuclear fission;

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Properties Of Lithium Isotopes:

PropertyLITHIUM-7LITHIUM-6
Neutron Number (N)43
Atomic Number / Proton Number (Z)33
Mass Number / Nucleon Number (A)76
Natural Abundance (%)0.9220.078
Atomic Mass (Da)7.016003446.01512289
Relative Isotopic Mass7.016003446.01512289
Spin1.51
Quadrupole Moment-0.04-0.000806
g-factor (g value)2.1709510.8220473
Half-life
Group11
Period22
Electron Configuration Blockss
Melting Point (K)553.69553.69
Boiling Point (K)1118.151118.15
Specific Heat3.4893.489
Heat of Formation159.3159.3
Thermal Conductivity84.884.8
Dipole Polarizability 164.1125164.1125
Electron Affinity (kJ/mole)0.6180490.618049
Electronegativity (Pauling scale)0.980.98
Atomic Radius (pm)155155
Covalent Radius (pm)145145
VDW Radius (pm)255255
Lattice Constant3.493.49
Crystal StructureBCCBCC
Jmol color#cc80ff#cc80ff

Lithium Information

Socket silvery metal. First member of group 1 of the periodic table. Lithium salts are used in psychomedicine.

Used in batteries. Also for certain kinds of glass and ceramics. Some is used in lubricants.

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