|Origin of Name
Dmitri Ivanovitch Mendeleev, who developed
the first periodic table
|Date and Place of Discovery
early in 1955 in the Lawrence Radiation Laboratory at the University of
California at Berkeley by bombarding einsteinium with alpha particles
Seaborg, Bernard Harvey,
and Stanley G.
No known compounds
- Very little is known about
- Researchers have shown it to
be moderately stable in the oxidation state.
- Its isotope, 256Md,
is used to analyze its chemical properties when in an aqueous
- Only trace amounts have been
||There are no known uses except for basic