Home 100 Fm Fermium back to the periodic table

Atomic number   100
Symbol   Fm
Atomic weight   257.0951
Density [g/cm3]   ---
Melting point [°C]   ---
Boiling point [°C]   ---
1st Ionization energy [eV]   ---
Electronic configuration   [Rn] 5f12 7s2
Oxidation number (most stable)   3
Atomic radius [pm]   ---
Ionic radius [pm]   97 (3+)
Abundance in crustal rocks [ppm]   0
Origin of the name   named after the Italian physicist Enrico Fermi
Discovery   1952 by the Americans Seaborg et al.
Uses   no technical significance.

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