Meaning of BERKELIUM in English

BERKELIUM

Name: berkelium

Symbol: Bk

Atomic number: 97

Atomic weight: [ 247 ]

Group in periodic table:

Group name: Actinoid

Period in periodic table: 7 (actinoid)

Block in periodic table: f-block

CAS registry ID: 7440-40-6

Berkelium is a radioactive rare earth metal, named after the University of California at Berkeley (USA). Apparently, berkelium tends to accumulate in the skeletal system. It is of no commercial importance and only a few of its compounds are known.

Chemistry of the elements English vocabulary.      Английский словарь химии элементов.