Mix_sessions : Dubnium : A Chain Reaction Night - 9pm - Free Admission
May 26, 2004May 26, 2004
VJs: Jose Garcia & littlecatalyst.
DJs: Naw (live), UBCLF (Unravled Brown Cassette tape Lying on the Freeway) (live cellist from
winnipeg), The Mole of Soul & melon.
Dubnium is a synthetic element that is not present in the environment at all. It exists as an amplified and sometimes delayed reverberation of itself. Here is a brief summary of the isolation of dubnium. Only very small amounts of the actual element 105, dubnium, have ever been made. The first samples were made through nuclear chain reactions involving fusion of an isotope of californium, 249Cf, with one of nitrogen, 14N. A second route to the same isotope via reverberkelium is also known 15N + 249Cf 261105Db + 4 1n 16N + 249Bk 261105Db + 4 1n Isolation of an observable quantity of dubnium has not been achieved. As the nuclei are fused, a chain reaction occurs which allows the dubnium to resonate through matter. Isolation of an observable reverberation of dubnium has been achieved.