1955 Mendelevium

The book of science

Tom Sharp

BerkeleyAlbert Ghiorso, Bernard G. Harvey, Gregory R. Choppin, Stanley Gerald Thompson, Glenn T. Seaborg elements


Atomic number 101


Sixteen radioisotopes and five isomers of mendelevium have been created. Some would say they have been discovered.

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Other readings:

  • Mendelevium,” Elementymology & Elements Multidict, by Peter van der Krogt