The electron affinity of neodymium is 50 kJ mol-1. The ionisation energies of neodymium are given below.
The following represents the electronic configuration and its associated term symbol for the ground state neutral gaseous atom. The configuration associated with neodymium in its compounds is not necessarily the same.
A schematic representation of the shell structure of neodymium - not what the atom of neodymium "looks like".
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