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Notes

Symbol

Ds

Atomic Number

110

Oxidation States

6

predicted

5

predicted

4

predicted

3

predicted

2

predicted

1

predicted

Electron Configuration

Orbital Occupancy

[Rn] 5f14 6d9 7s1

[Rn] represents the closed-shell electron configuration of radon

Orbital Filling Order

[Rn] 7s1 5f14 6d9

[Rn] represents the closed-shell electron configuration of radon

see expanded configuration ...

Ionization Energies

I (1)

9.6 eV

Pyykkö Covalent Radius

single bond

128 pm

double bond

116 pm

triple bond

112 pm

Quantity

Darmstadtium Atomic Structure

Notes

Ionization Energies

I (1)

9.6 eV

Electron Configuration

Orbital Occupancy

[Rn] 5f14 6d9 7s1

[Rn] represents the closed-shell electron configuration of radon

Orbital Filling Order

[Rn] 7s1 5f14 6d9

[Rn] represents the closed-shell electron configuration of radon

see expanded configuration ...

Fluorescence Yields

ωK

0.973

ωL1

0.354

ωL2

0.598

ωL3

0.644

Coster-Kronig Yields

F13

0.48 

F23

0.158

Quantity

Darmstadtium Atomic Interaction

Notes

Oxidation States

6

predicted

5

predicted

4

predicted

3

predicted

2

predicted

1

predicted

Quantity

Darmstadtium Atomic Size

Notes

Pyykkö Covalent Radius

single bond

128 pm

double bond

116 pm

triple bond

112 pm

Quantity

Darmstadtium History

Notes

Discovery

date of discovery

1994

discoverer

S. Hofmann

discoverer

V. Ninov

discoverer

F. P. Heßberger

discoverer

P. Armbruster

discoverer

H. Folger

discoverer

G. Münzenberg

discoverer

H.-J. Schött

discoverer

A. G. Popeko

discoverer

A. V. Yeremin

discoverer

A. N. Andreyev

discoverer

S. Saro

discoverer

R. Janik

discoverer

M. E. Leino

location of discovery

Gesellschaft für Schwerionenforschung mbH (GSI), Darmstadt, Germany

Origin of Element Name

origin

Darmstadt

origin description

place—German city that is the home of Gesellschaft für Schwerionenforschung mbH (GSI)

Origin of Element Symbol

symbol: Ds

origin

darmstadtium

origin description

element name

Formerly Used or Proposed Element Names and Symbols

name

ununnilium

matching symbol

Uun

name

eka-platinum

no matching symbol specified

Quantity

Darmstadtium Nomenclature

Notes

Anions or Anionic Substituent Groups

darmstadtide

Cations or Cationic Substituent Groups

darmstadtium

Ligands

darmstadtido

Heteroatomic Anion

darmstadtate

'a' Term—Substitutive Nomenclature

darmstadta

'y' Term—Chains and Rings Nomenclature

darmstadty

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