Potassium-41 Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched Potassium-41 Applications:

Potassium-41 isotope (K-41 isotope, 41K isotope)

  • Potassium-41 isotope is used for Potassium-42 radionuclide (radioisotope) production (can be used in life science for healthcare and medical applications and pharmaceuticals industries);
  • Potassium-41 isotope is used for agrochemical research;
  • Potassium-41 isotope is used for design and synthesis of drugs;
  • Potassium-41 isotope is used for in magnetometers for medical and biological research;

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Potassium-41 Properties:

PropertyPOTASSIUM-41
Number of Protons41
Abundance0.0673
Atomic Number19
Atomic Radius235
Atomic Mass40.96
Spin1.5
Quadrupole Moment0.0711
Electronegativity (Paulig)0.82
Electron Configuration Blocks
VDW Radius (mm3)309
Mass Uncertainty3e-08
g-factor (g value)0.1432
Half LifeStable

Potassium Information

Soft silvery metallic element belonging to group 1 of the periodic table (alkali metals). Occurs naturally in seawater and a many minerals. Highly reactive, chemically, it resembles sodium in its behavior and compounds. Discovered by Sir Humphry Davy in 1807.

Used as potash in making glass & soap. Also as saltpeter, potassium nitrate (KNO3) to make explosives and to color fireworks in mauve. Formerly called kalium (K). Vital to function of nerve and muscle tissures.

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