Periodic Table of Elements

Element Nobelium - No

Comprehensive data on the chemical element Nobelium is provided on this page; including scores of properties, element names in many languages, most known nuclides of Nobelium. Common chemical compounds are also provided for many elements. In addition technical terms are linked to their definitions and the menu contains links to related articles that are a great aid in one's studies.

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Overview of Nobelium

Nobelium's Name in Other Languages

  • Latin: Nobelium
  • Czech: Nobelium
  • Croatian: Nobelij
  • French: Nobelium
  • German: Nobelium - s
  • Italian: Nobelio
  • Norwegian: Nobelium
  • Portuguese: Nobélio
  • Russian: Нобелий
  • Spanish: Nobelio
  • Swedish: Nobelium

Atomic Structure of Nobelium

Chemical Properties of Nobelium

Physical Properties of Nobelium

Regulatory / Health

  • CAS Number
    • 10028-14-5
  • NFPA 704
    • Health:
    • Fire:
    • Reactivity:
    • Special Hazard: Radioactive<
    • OSHA Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL)
      • No limits set by OSHA
    • OSHA PEL Vacated 1989
      • No limits set by OSHA
    • NIOSH Recommended Exposure Limit (REL)
      • No limits set by NIOSH
    • Levels In Humans:
      Note: this data represents naturally occuring levels of elements in the typical human, it DOES NOT represent recommended daily allowances.
      • Blood/mg dm-3: nil
      • Bone/p.p.m: nil
      • Liver/p.p.m: nil
      • Muscle/p.p.m: nil
      • Daily Dietary Intake: nil
      • Total Mass In Avg. 70kg human: nil

    Who / Where / When / How

    • Discoverer: A.Ghiorso, T.Sikkeland, J.R. Walton and G.T. seaborg
    • Discovery Location: Berkeley California USA
    • Discovery Year: 1958
    • Name Origin:
      After Alfred Nobel, who invented dynamite and founded Nobel Prize.
    • Abundance of Nobelium:
      • Earth's Crust/p.p.m.: nil
      • Seawater/p.p.m.: nil
      • Atmosphere/p.p.m.: nil
      • Sun (Relative to H=1E12): N/A
    • Sources of Nobelium:
      Made by bombarding curium-246 or curium-249 with carbon-12 nuclei. Very little nobelium has ever been produced.
    • Uses of Nobelium:
      Of research interest only.
    • Additional Notes:
      Does not occur in nature so one would never normally encounter it.

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