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Potassium

Introduction

This element has not yet been verified to be compatible with the spark ablation process. Below, you will find generic information about the element as well as known applications when available.

Basic data

NamePotassium (K)
Configuration4s1
Electrons19
Group1 (Alkali metals)
Abundance0.78%
Magnetic typeparamagnetic
Melting point63.4 ℃
Boiling point759 ℃

Interesting reads

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Key trends at the nanoscale