By: Zack Vanderwende
Overview of Silicon
Jons Jakob Berzerlius
The man the discovered the element silicon.
Silicon on the Periodic Table
Silicon is located around corresponding semimetals.
Silicon has an atomic number of 14 and a mass number of 28.
Uses of Silicon
Above is a picture showing the luster of silicon and how it shines.
Where did the name Silicon come from?
Below is a picture of flint as it is one place where silicon is found.
History of Silicon
Element Card: Gray, Theodore W. (2008). The Photographic Card Deck of the Elements.
- Elements Book: Gray, Theodore W. (2009). The Elements: A visual exploration of every known atom in the universe. New York: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, Inc.