By: josh m
Atomic number: 10
Group name: noble
Neon in italian is
Neon was discovered by Sir William Ramsay
and by Morris Travers.
This element was discovered in London,
England in 1898; shortly after they discovered
the element Krypton.
Both elements were discovered through work
on liquid air.
used in making neon Neon and helium are
advertising signs, which used in making gas
accounts for its largest lasers
use. It is also used to
arrestors, wave meter
tubes, and TV tubes.
Ground state electron
– (He) 2s22p6
Neon is also inert, compact, and less
expensive than Helium.
– Neon Costs:
$2.00 per liter
$800 per cubic feet (2,265L)
Of all rare gases the discharge of neon
is the most intense at ordinary voltage
Neon is a rare gaseous element present
in the atmosphere to the extent of 1
part in 65,000parts of air.
Natural Neon is a mixture of three
Neon has no color by it’s lonely.
– When an electrical current passes through
it Neon shows a fiery red color
To get different colors workers paint the tube
with fluorescent powders.
– The tube is baked and the powder sticks
This is an
a neon tube
or light sign.