Periodic Table of the Elements: Californium

Name: Californium
Symbol: Cf
Atomic Number: 98
Atomic Mass: (251)
Atomic Volume: ??? cc/mol
Discovered By: Synthesized by Thompson, Street, Ghiorso, and Seaborg in 1950
Discovery Date: 1950
Origin of Name: Californium - named after the state and University of California
Toxicity: ???
Summary: Not found naturally on Earth. Synthesized by helium ion bombardment of Curium-242.


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HHe
LiBeBCNOFNe
NaMgAlSiPSClAr
KCaScTiVCrMnFeCoNiCuZnGaGeAsSeBrKr
RbSrYZrNbMoTcRuRhPdAgCdInSnSbTeIXe
CsBaLaCePrNdPmSmEuGdTbDyHoErTmYbLuHfTaWReOsIrPtAuHgTlPbBiPoAtRn
FrRaAcThPaUNpPuAmCmBkCfEsFmMdNoLr

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