Four new chemical elements in the periodic table get names
Free Current Affairs to Your Email
Posted on:10 Jun 2016 14:51:41
10 June 2016 Current Affairs: The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry has announced the names of four elements in the periodic table that were discovered in January 2016. Moscovium (Mc), nihonium (Nh), tennessine (Ts) and oganesson (Og)complete the seventh row of the table.
The elements with atomic numbers 113, 115, 117 and 118 were discovered in a joint effort by American and Russian scientists.
The research included scientists from Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research in Dubna, Russia, the Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Vanderbilt University in Tennessee, the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California and Riken institute in Japan.
FreshersLive - No.1 Job site in India. Fresherslive Current Affairs 2017 section offers informative quiz questions with answers regarding latest current affairs today for all sorts of competitive exams like UPSC, TNPSC , IFS, IAS, IPS, railway exams (RRB) and banking exams like IPBS PO, IPBS clerk, Federal Bank PO, ICICI, SBI, RBI legal officer & Grade officer posts and much more. Register with us to get latest Current Affairs Updates. Also get latest Current Affairs news and quiz Updates for free alerts daily through E-mail