Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry

, Volume 246, Issue 2, pp 349–353

Chemical Separation Procedure Proposed for Studies of Bohrium

Authors

  • R. Malmbeck
    • Department of Nuclear ChemistryChalmers University of Technology
  • G. Skarnemark
    • Department of Nuclear ChemistryChalmers University of Technology
  • J. Alstad
    • Department of ChemistryUniversity of Oslo
  • K. Fure
    • Department of ChemistryUniversity of Oslo
  • M. Johansson
    • Department of ChemistryUniversity of Oslo
  • J. P. Omtvedt
    • Department of ChemistryUniversity of Oslo
Article

DOI: 10.1023/A:1006791027906

Cite this article as:
Malmbeck, R., Skarnemark, G., Alstad, J. et al. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry (2000) 246: 349. doi:10.1023/A:1006791027906

Abstract

Off-line and on-line studies have been performed with radioactive tracers of various elements to develop a chemical separation procedure for bohrium (element 107). The proposed procedure is intended for use in the fast solvent extraction system SISAK. The homologs technetium and rhenium were used to model the chemical behavior of bohrium. The results show that high decontamination factors can be obtained for technetium and rhenium with respect to unwanted contaminants like trivalent actinides, polonium and the Group 5 elements.

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