|Origin of Name
Niels Bohr, a Danish physicist
|Date and Place of Discovery
||In 1976 at the Institute for Nuclear Research in Dubna, Russia
and in 1981 in Darmstadt, Germany
Peter Armbruster and
Gottfried Munzenberg (Germany)
Y. Oganessian (Russia)
||There are no known compounds.
- There is little information on bohrium, mainly because its half-life is only seconds long.
- It has also been known as Unnilseptium (Uns) and Nielsbohrium (Ns).
||There are no known uses outside of the laboratory.