The Instrumentation Center

Silver

agContributor: Badri Bhattarai

About the Display: This display features:

  • Silver mirror - Silver mirror created on the glass wall from silver nanoparticles in solution
  • Golden silver mirror - Golden silver mirror made out of nanoparticles in solution
  • A picture of a silver coin with the melting point, molecular weight, density and chemical symbol
  • A silver coin (Donated by Brian Conn)
  • Silver pieces to make jewelry (Donated by Lindsay Young)

badriAbout the Contributor: Badri is a graduate student at the University of Toledo, where he conducts research with the Bigioni group.

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Symbol: Ag

Atomic Number: 47

Atomic Mass: 107.8682 u

Electron Configuration: [Kr] 4d105s1

Year Discovered: Known since ancient times

Discovered By: Unknown

Last Updated: 8/2/17