Lawrencium is an element and is written as Lr as of now (legal from 1997). Prior to this, it was denoted by Lw. One of the very interesting facts about Lawrencium is that it is an element which does not exist naturally and that it is also one in the list of radioactive elements. The following are some of the very interesting facts about the element.
Electron configuration in Lawrencium is [Rn] 5f14 7s2 7p1 with the atomic number 103 (2, 8, 18, 32, 32, 9, 2). The bracketed numbers show the distribution of electrons in each orbital shell of the lawrencium atom. This chemical element is placed in the actinides section of the periodic table. The atomic mass of lawrencium is 262 and has a half-life of 3.6 hours.
- Though there is not any distinctive in the appearance of lawrencium, it is silvery white or grayish in…
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