Americium: historical information

Americium: historical information

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Americium was discovered by Glenn Seaborg, Ralph James., L. Morgan, Albert Ghiorso at 1944 in USA. Origin of name: from the English word "America"

Americium was was identified by Seaborg and others in 1944 as the result of successive neutron capture reactions by plutonium isotopes in a nuclear reactor.

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