Berkelium

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They bombarded an isotope of americium, americium-241, with alpha particles with a device called a cyclotron. This created berkelium-243 and two free neutrons.

Date of birth

Named after the University of California at Berkeley (USA) found 1949

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Berkelium tends to accumulate in the skeletal system. It is of no commercial importance and only a few of its compounds are known

Related group or family members

Actinides family and closest family member Terbium
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