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Nobelium (No): Fun Facts and Information About the Element

What is the symbol? No
What is the atomic number? 102
What is the atomic weight? 259
What is the melting point in Celsius? 827
What year was it discovered? 1958
Who discovered the element? “Albert Ghiorso, Glenn T. Seaborg, Torbørn Sikkeland, John R. Walton”
What group is the element in? 102
What is the ionization energy? 6.65
What element category is it in? Actinoids

Where is Nobelium Found?

In 1957 workers in the United States, Britain, and Sweden announced the discovery of an isotope of element 102 with a 10-minute half-life at 8.5 MeV, as a result of bombarding 244Cm with 13C nuclei.