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Rubidium

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

NameRubidium (Rb)
Configuration5s1
Electrons37
Group1 (Alkali metals)
AbundanceNegligible
Magnetic typeparamagnetic
Melting pointN.a.
Boiling point688 ℃

Interesting reads

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Key trends at the nanoscale