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;

Nickel-61 isotope is available to order from in Nickel-61 metal chemical form and Nickel-61 oxide chemical form. Please contact us via request a Nickel-61 quote to order Nickel-61 isotope to get Nickel-61 price to buy Nickel-61 isotope.

back to Nickel isotopes list

Nickel-61 Properties:

Number of Protons61
Atomic Number28
Atomic Radius124
Atomic Mass60.93
Quadrupole Moment0.162
Electronegativity (Paulig)1.91
Electron Configuration Blockd
VDW Radius (mm3)222
Mass Uncertainty3e-06
g-factor (g value)-0.5
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.

back to Nickel isotopes list