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any of the monovalent metals of group I of the periodic table (lithium or sodium or potassium or rubidium or cesium or francium)

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Han, Alkali metal poisoning of a CeO2-WO3 catalyst used in the selective catalytic reduction of NOx with NH3: an experimental and theoretical study, Environ.
When alkali metals Li, Na, and K are doped at the top of the phenyl within the TBPS building blocks of COF-105 cluster, the interaction energy between the doped metal and covalent organic frameworks is -60.13 kcal/mol, -42.51 kcal/mol, and -31.15 kcal/mol, respectively.
The daylight side of WASP-12b is so hot that clouds cannot form and alkali metals are ionised.
Alkali metals, including potassium and sodium, are highly reactive.
Possible health risksHeavy and alkali metals released from the melange zone are the major cause of health risk for local population in the study area.
Poly Shield's desalination bio-scrubber is a patent-pending (in US and Europe), cost-effective technology designed to remove alkali metals from fuel in an effort to protect gas turbines from high temperature corrosion.
The reaction of the molecule with a number of alkali metals caused it to fluoresce.
Colour coded the different group of elements, keeping in mind that our alkali metals would be blue, our alkali earth light green, our transitional metals yellow, our semi metals brown (or close to brown), our gaseous halogens light green alongside our noble gases and finally our two liquids at room temperature blue.
Lithex tenements cover areas which contain the valuable transition metal minerals including tin, tantalum, niobium, alkali metals including lithium, potassium and with scope to define rare mineral lanthanides and actinides -- rare earth minerals.
The contents include sections on each of the elemental groups, including the main groups (or families), alkali metals, alkaline earth metals, halogens, and noble gases.
Over the past seven decades, many monographs and textbooks have elaborated the anticipated electric, magnetic, optical, and thermal properties of a simple metal--one of the alkali metals that possesses free-electron-like conduction electrons, and so a spherical Fermi surface.
The corrosiveness of chloride-containing media is amplified by its salt content and the presence of other halogens, ions of alkali metals or sulphur.