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sub·shell

 (sŭb′shĕl′)
n.
One or more orbitals in the electron shell of an atom.

subshell

(ˈsʌbˌʃɛl)
n
(Atomic Physics) physics a part of a shell of an atom
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The models are built using subshell elements due to their computational efficiency.
The behaviour of the proton form factor for [sup.71]Ga is found to be different from those of the other nuclei and this may be due to the nearby proton shell closure and the neutron subshell closure.
A massive explosive shell with its outer (outer subshell) and internal (internal subshell) parts together with its massive spherical aluminum pusher and its massive spherical uranium body (a neutron reflector made from a natural uranium isotope of [92.sup.238]U) had to perform a strictly symmetrical reduction small (up to 100 mm in diameter) and made in the form of hemispheres of nuclear charge from weapon plutonium [94.sup.239]Pu separated by a thin gold layer (up to 100 microns thick) u with a subcritical mass located inside such a spherical nuclear-chemical <<puff>> and containing a miniature neutron beryllium-polonium initiator of a spherical shape inside itself [6, 7, 11].
However both are not particularly favorable since neither case yields a fully occupied subshell. The formation of Co[Se.sub.2] via oxidation of [Co.sup.2+] to [Co.sup.4+] can therefore be considered a less favorable route than that of nickel.
Europium's magnetism stems from electrons in its 4f subshell, or orbital.
Trends in the measured quantities depending on the spectator hole's shell and subshell are also discussed.
In order to obtain the correct values of the subshell energies, we have included the spin-orbit splitting corrections by using the parameterized WS potential and our density-dependent single-particle potential, u([rho], y), as the Thomas type mean field potential.
This led to the discovery that neutrino annihilation is capable of targeting 4s electrons in hcp-Fe, a phase transition in iron providing a natural thermoregulation mechanism as the 4s electrons transfer to the 3d subshell, assuring that the thermal flux through a subglacial ocean is essentially independent of planetary mass for relatively dense, rocky planets [3,10].
264), which implied that a noble gas typically has six electrons in its outer shell, should have said it has six electrons in its "outer subshell."