Names for muonium and hydrogen atoms and their ions(IUPAC Recommendations 2001)

@article{Koppenol2001NamesFM,
  title={Names for muonium and hydrogen atoms and their ions(IUPAC Recommendations 2001)},
  author={W. Koppenol},
  journal={Pure and Applied Chemistry},
  year={2001},
  volume={73},
  pages={377 - 379}
}
  • W. Koppenol
  • Published 2001
  • Chemistry
  • Pure and Applied Chemistry
Muons are short-lived species with an elementary positive or negative charge and a mass 207 times that of the electron. These recommendations concern positive muons, given the short lifetime of negative muons. A positive muon mimics a light hydrogen nucleus, and names are given in analogy to existing names for hydrogen-containing compounds. A particle consisting of a positive muon and an electron (µ+ e -) is named "muonium" and has the symbol Mu. Examples: "muonium chloride," MuCl, is the… Expand

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