Nickel-61 Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched Nickel-61 Applications:

Nickel-61 isotope (Ni-61 isotope, 61Ni isotope)

  • Nickel-61 isotope is used for studies of metals and alloys using Mossbauer spectroscopy;
  • Nickel-61 isotope is used for Copper-61 positron-emitting radionuclide (radioisotope) production (can be used in life science for healthcare and medical applications and pharmaceuticals industries);
  • Nickel-61 isotope is used for studies of biocatalysts for hydrogen production;
  • Nickel-61 isotope is used for tracing element migration in soil and plants;

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Nickel-61 metal Safety Data Sheet (SDS) - Download pdf file
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Nickel-61 oxide Safety Data Sheet (SDS) - Download pdf file
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Properties Of Nickel-61 Isotope:

PropertyNICKEL-61
Neutron Number (N)33
Atomic Number / Proton Number (Z)28
Mass Number / Nucleon Number (A)61
Natural Abundance (%)0.011399
Atomic Mass (Da)60.931056
Relative Isotopic Mass60.931056
Spin1.5
Quadrupole Moment0.162
g-factor (g value)-0.50001
Half-life
Group10
Period4
Electron Configuration Blockd
Melting Point (K)1726
Boiling Point (K)3005
Specific Heat0.443
Heat of Formation430.1
Thermal Conductivity90.9
Dipole Polarizability 49
Electron Affinity (kJ/mole)1.156
Electronegativity (Pauling scale)1.91
Atomic Radius (pm)124
Covalent Radius (pm)135
VDW Radius (pm)222
Lattice Constant3.52
Crystal StructureFCC
Jmol color#50d050

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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