Rhenium, atomic structure

Rhenium, atomic structure

C018/3756 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 74.5MB

Downloadable file size: 1.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


This image is part of the sequence science and technology: atomic structure and data for the elements

Credit: CARLOS CLARIVAN/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Rhenium (Re). Diagram of the nuclear composition, electron configuration, chemical data, and valence orbitals of an atom of rhenium-186 (atomic number: 75), an isotope of this element. The nucleus consists of 75 protons (red) and 111 neutrons (orange). 75 electrons (white) successively occupy available electron shells (rings). Rhenium is a transition metal in group 7, period 6, and the d-block of the periodic table. It has a melting point of 3186 degrees Celsius. The trends across the transition metals are due to electrons filling an inner d-subshell (here, within the 5th ring), shielding the outer (valence) electrons from the increasing nuclear charge.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 5d, 5d5, 6s, 6s2, amu, atom, atomic, atomic number, atomic orbitals, atomic radius, atomic weight, black background, chemical data, chemical properties, chemical property, chemistry, d block, d-block, diagram, electron configuration, electron number, electron shell, electronic, electrons, element, elemental, elements, energy levels, group 7, illustration, isotope, level, levels, metal, metallic, metals, neutron, neutron number, neutrons, nuclear, nuclear data, nucleon, nucleons, nucleus, orbital, orbital types, orbitals, period 6, physical chemistry, physical properties, physical property, pm, proton number, quantum chemistry, re, rhenium, rhenium-186, shell, shell structure, shells, simple electron configuration, solid, solids, structural, structure, sub-atomic, subatomic, subshell, subshells, symbol, transition metal, transition metals, valence orbital, wave function

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.