Tin-118 Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched Tin-118 Applications:

Tin-118 isotope (Sn-118 isotope, 118Sn isotope)

  • Tin-118 isotope is used for research and production of Tin-119 (Sn-119m, 119mSn) based Mössbauer source for the development of resonant detectors gamma-rays radiation to increase efficiency of the Nuclear Gamma Resonance method (NGR method) in research and development and practical applications for phase analysis of substances and measurement of mechanical vibrations parameters.;

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Tin-118 Properties:

Number of Protons118
Atomic Number50
Atomic Radius162
Atomic Mass117.9
Quadrupole Moment0
Electronegativity (Paulig)1.96
Electron Configuration Blockp
VDW Radius (mm3)259
Mass Uncertainty3e-06
g-factor (g value)0
Half LifeStable

Tin Information

Silvery malleable metallic element belonging to group 14 of the periodic table. Twenty-six isotopes are known, five of which are radioactive. Chemically reactive. Combines directly with chlorine and oxygen and displaces hydrogen from dilute acids.

Used as a coating for steel cans since it is nontoxic and noncorrosive. Also in solder (33%Sn:67%Pb), bronze (20%Sn:80%Cu), and pewter. Stannous fluoride (SnF2), a compound of tin and fluorine is used in some toothpaste.

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