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The Resource Lanthanides and actinides, Monica Halka and Brian Nordstrom

Lanthanides and actinides, Monica Halka and Brian Nordstrom

Label
Lanthanides and actinides
Title
Lanthanides and actinides
Statement of responsibility
Monica Halka and Brian Nordstrom
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Halka, Monica
Dewey number
546/.41
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QD172.R2
LC item number
H245 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nordstrom, Brian
Series statement
Periodic table of the elements
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rare earth metals
  • Actinide elements
  • Periodic law
Label
Lanthanides and actinides, Monica Halka and Brian Nordstrom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-177) and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Lanthanides or Rare Earth Elements -- The Astrophysics of the Lanthanides -- Geology: The California Deposit -- Discovery and Naming of the Rare Earths -- Johan Gadolin -- The Lanthanide Contraction -- The Chemistry of the Lanthanides -- Clean Energy and the Rare Earth Elements -- Technology and Current Uses of the Lanthanides -- 2.Actinium, Thorium, and Protactinium -- The Astrophysics of the Actinides -- A Means of Dating Very Old Things -- The Discovery and Naming of Actinium, Thorium, and Protactinium -- The Chemistry of Thorium -- Thorium Fission Reactors -- Technology and Current Uses of Actinium, Thorium, and Protactinium -- 3.Uranium -- The Geology and Mining of Uranium -- Discovery and Naming of Uranium -- The Chemistry of Uranium -- Uranium Fission Reactors: Natural and Human-Made -- Depleted Uranium: A Debatable Use for Wartime Ammunition -- Uranium and Human Health -- Technology and Current Uses of Uranium -- 4.The Transuranium Elements -- The Basics of the Transuranium Elements -- Discovery and Naming of Transuranium Elements -- Glenn Theodore Seaborg -- The Chemistry of Transuranium Elements -- Americium in the Home -- Thermonuclear Weapons -- Technology and Current Uses of Transuranium Elements -- 5.The Transactinide Elements -- The Origins of the Transactinides: Heavy Ion Reactions -- Discovery and Naming of Transactinides: Ego and Controversy -- Short Lives, Few Uses of the Transactinides -- 6.Future Directions -- New Physics -- New Chemistry
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxiv, 190 p.
Isbn
9780816073726
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010006296
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn401144319
  • (OCoLC)401144319
  • 1614576
Label
Lanthanides and actinides, Monica Halka and Brian Nordstrom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-177) and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Lanthanides or Rare Earth Elements -- The Astrophysics of the Lanthanides -- Geology: The California Deposit -- Discovery and Naming of the Rare Earths -- Johan Gadolin -- The Lanthanide Contraction -- The Chemistry of the Lanthanides -- Clean Energy and the Rare Earth Elements -- Technology and Current Uses of the Lanthanides -- 2.Actinium, Thorium, and Protactinium -- The Astrophysics of the Actinides -- A Means of Dating Very Old Things -- The Discovery and Naming of Actinium, Thorium, and Protactinium -- The Chemistry of Thorium -- Thorium Fission Reactors -- Technology and Current Uses of Actinium, Thorium, and Protactinium -- 3.Uranium -- The Geology and Mining of Uranium -- Discovery and Naming of Uranium -- The Chemistry of Uranium -- Uranium Fission Reactors: Natural and Human-Made -- Depleted Uranium: A Debatable Use for Wartime Ammunition -- Uranium and Human Health -- Technology and Current Uses of Uranium -- 4.The Transuranium Elements -- The Basics of the Transuranium Elements -- Discovery and Naming of Transuranium Elements -- Glenn Theodore Seaborg -- The Chemistry of Transuranium Elements -- Americium in the Home -- Thermonuclear Weapons -- Technology and Current Uses of Transuranium Elements -- 5.The Transactinide Elements -- The Origins of the Transactinides: Heavy Ion Reactions -- Discovery and Naming of Transactinides: Ego and Controversy -- Short Lives, Few Uses of the Transactinides -- 6.Future Directions -- New Physics -- New Chemistry
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxiv, 190 p.
Isbn
9780816073726
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010006296
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn401144319
  • (OCoLC)401144319
  • 1614576

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