Procedures for the Naming of a New Element

  title={Procedures for the Naming of a New Element},
  author={J. Corish},
  journal={Chemistry International},
  pages={11 - 9}
  • J. Corish
  • Published 2016
  • Computer Science
  • Chemistry International
  • Abstract The procedures to be followed in the naming of new elements fall into two distinct phases. The first of these is done jointly between IUPAC and the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) and involves the validation of a claimed discovery and its assignation to a laboratory or to a collaborating group of laboratories. The second phase is carried out by IUPAC alone, which utilises its standard procedures for the recommendation of a suitable name. After this… CONTINUE READING
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