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Names for the new elements 113, 115, 117, 118
8 Juni 2016

In the official press release from 08.06.2016 The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) published the proposed names for new superheavy elements. The names were suggested by discoverers and are now disclosed for public review:

Nihonium (Nh), for the element 113,
Moscovium (Mc), for the element 115,
Tennessine (Ts), for the element 117,
Oganesson (Og), for the element 118.

Press Release of JINR

Another four superheavy elements have their names
Autor: RNDr. Vladimír Wagner, CSc.