Ni-58 Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched Ni-58 Applications:

Nickel-58 isotope (Ni-58 isotope, 58Ni isotope)

  • Ni-58 isotope is used for production of neutron guide reflectors for accelerator machines and neutron filters;
  • Ni-58 isotope is used for Cobalt-58 positron-emitting radionuclide (radioisotope) production;
  • Ni-58 isotope is used for determination of neutron electric dipole moment;
  • Ni-58 isotope is used for as a reference in elemental analysis through secondary ion mass spectrometry;
  • Ni-58 isotope is used for measurement of neutron spectrums in reactors;
  • Ni-58 isotope is used for studies of energy emissions in nuclear reactors;
  • Ni-58 isotope is used for production of background-free tritium targets;

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Ni-58 Properties:

PropertyNi-58
Number of Protons58
Abundance0.6808
Atomic Number28
Atomic Radius124
Atomic Mass57.94
Spin0
Quadrupole Moment0
Electronegativity (Paulig)1.91
Electron Configuration Blockd
VDW Radius (mm3)222
Mass Uncertainty3e-06
g-factor (g value)0
Half LifeStable

Nickel Information

Malleable ductile silvery metallic transition element. Discovered by A.F. Cronstedt in 1751.

Used in electroplating and metal alloys because of its resistance to corrosion. Also in nickel-cadmium batteries; as a catalyst and for coins.

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