strontium iodide

strontium iodide

[′strän·tē·əm ′ī·ə‚dīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
SrI2 Air-yellowing, white crystals that decompose in moist air, melts at 515°C; used in medicine and as a chemicals intermediate.
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The identification of radionuclides vital to homeland security was the driving force behind a collaboration to develop the High-Performance Strontium Iodide Scintillator for Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy.