# Colloquium : Superheavy elements: Oganesson and beyond

@article{Giuliani2019ColloquiumS,
title={Colloquium
: Superheavy elements: Oganesson and beyond},
author={S. A. Giuliani and Zachary Matheson and Witold Nazarewicz and E. Olsen and Paul-Gerhard Reinhard and Jhilam Sadhukhan and Bastian Schuetrumpf and Nicolas Schunck and Peter Schwerdtfeger},
journal={Reviews of Modern Physics},
year={2019}
}
• Published 22 January 2019
• Physics
• Reviews of Modern Physics
During the last decade, six new superheavy elements were added into the seventh period of the periodic table, with the approval of their names and symbols. This milestone was followed by proclaiming 2019 the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements by the United Nations General Assembly. According to theory, due to their large atomic numbers, the new arrivals are expected to be qualitatively and quantitatively different from lighter species. The questions pertaining to…

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