Element Adoption

Dysprosium

Phsyical Properties

1. Atomic Mass- 162.500(1)[1]

2. Atomic Radius- 2pm

3. Density- 8.540 g/cm3

4. Melting Point- 1680 K (2565 F)

5. Boiling Point- 2840 k (4653 F)

6. Room Temperature Element is a- Solid

7. Appearance- Silvery White

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Chemical Porperties

1. Flammability- Not possible

2. Reactivity- Able to react to different elements

Atomic Structure

1. Atomic Number- 66

2. Mass Number- 162.5

3. Protons- 66

4. Neutrons- 97

5. Electrons- 67

Locations on the Periodic Table

One the second part of the table and on the first row ten down

When

1886

Where

France

Who?

Paul Emile Lecoq de Boisbaudran

Why/How?

It can handle radio active objects

Elements Applications & Uses

It is used to make Laser materials, Nuclear control rods, Nuclear reactors, Compact discs, Magnetic resonance imaging, and Nano-magnets

Isotopes

Substance can not be cut with a knife but with a bolt cutters

Name & Symbol

Its is called Dysprosium because in Greek it means hard to reach at and it symbol is Dy

Interseting Information

This element strong enough to control nuclear rods