Ni-60 Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched Ni-60 Applications:

Nickel-60 isotope (Ni-60 isotope, 60Ni isotope)

  • Ni-60 isotope is used for neutron studies of amorphous metal structures;
  • Ni-60 isotope is used for production of neutron filters;
  • Ni-60 isotope is used for Cobalt-57 radionuclide (radioisotope) production (can be used in life science for healthcare and medical applications and pharmaceuticals industries);
  • Ni-60 isotope is used for as a reference in elemental analysis through secondary ion mass spectrometry;

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Ni-60 Properties:

PropertyNi-60
Number of Protons60
Abundance0.2622
Atomic Number28
Atomic Radius124
Atomic Mass59.93
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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