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1 Principles of Imaging Science I (RAD119) Atomic Structure Atomic Structure & Matter In radiography, it is important to understand the structure of matter and the fundamentals of electromagnetic radiation This information will assist you with the concept of x-ray production, how x-rays interact with matter, the quantity and quality of the x-ray beam, and demonstration of anatomic structures in the radiographic image (radiograph) Matter Physical Environment Classifications Anything that occupies space, has shape or form, and has mass Mass Amount or quantity of matter in an object. Does not change with a change in the form Solid, liquid, gas Does not change with gravitational force For example, a heavy rock has a lot of mass compacted in a small volume. Air also has mass, but much less than a rock that has the same volume because the particles of matter in air are more widely spaced. Fundamental unit is the atom Composed of smaller units protons, neutrons, electrons 1

2 Atomic Theory Basic building blocks of matter Atom is unique and characteristic of a certain type of matter Hydrogen atom is different from an atom of Barium or Calcium Since atoms cannot be seen, scientists have only been able to theorize about its structure and function based on experimentation Bohr Atom Basic structure of atoms is comparable to our solar system An atom is mostly empty space the space between the electrons and the nucleus is like the space between the earth and sun Electrons are in orbit (energy levels) around a larger, denser nucleus Atom is comprised of a small, dense, positive nucleus with negative electrons that revolve in orbit around the nucleus Bohr Atom 2

3 Atom Fundamental Particles Nucleus Contains two subatomic particles termed nucleons: o Protons and Neutrons Protons (+) charge Represents atomic number (Z#) Neutrons (0) charge Serve in the role in radioactive atoms (isotopes) Protons + Neutrons = Atomic (elemental) mass (A#) # Neutrons = Atomic mass Atomic # Electrons Electrons (-) charge Subatomic particle Stable atoms have equal electrons as protons Relatively small quantity of mass Located outside nucleus in orbital shells Electron shells Arranged in order from the first shell (K) to the last shell (Q) Electron Shells Orbit around the nucleus Represent the energy levels Maximum number of electrons in each shell based upon 2n 2 K shell: Shell #1 = 2 electrons (innermost) L shell: Shell #2 = 8 electrons (2)(2) 2 M shell: Shell #3 = 18 electrons (2)(3) 2 Q shell: Shell # 7 = 98 electrons (2)(7) 2 A maximum of 8 electrons may comprise the outermost shell of any atom (valence shell) 3

4 Electron Shell Maximum Shell Number Shell Symbol Principle Quantum # Number of Electrons 1 K 2 2 L 8 3 M 18 4 N 32 5 O 50 6 P 72 7 Q 98 Factoid: The largest naturally occurring atom, uranium, has a total of 92 electrons in its seven shells. Even in this atom, shells 5, 6, and 7 are not completely filled. Electron Shell Configuration There is a very good reason that only so many electrons can fit in any electron shell and that shells farther from the nucleus can hold more electrons. Recall that all electrons have a negative charge and therefore repel each other. Because they are all pushing away from each other, they can come only so close together. A shell farther away from the nucleus is bigger and has more room for the electrons to repel each other and at the same time fit into the shell. Atomic Mass Unit (amu) Unit used to measure atomic mass. It is not a metric unit but is based on the standard of the carbon-12 atom. The equivalent mass in kilograms gives you a sense of the small size of an atomic mass unit 4

5 Forces Nuclear Binding Energy Holds protons and neutrons together in the nucleus Sum of the strong nuclear forces that attract and thereby pull the protons and neutrons together in the nucleus Important value, it helps hold the atom together Also a measure of the amount of energy needed to split the atom If a particle shot at the atom strikes the nucleus with the energy equal to the nucleus's binding energy, the atom could break up or "split." Forces Centripetal force Maintains electron in orbit preventing it from flying away from the nucleus Center seeking force Balances the force created by the electron velocity Centrifugal force Maintains electron at a distance from the nucleus while moving around the nucleus Out from center force FORCES Electron Binding Energy (BE) Maintains electrons in their shells Dependent upon: Proximity to nucleus Higher BE when closer to nucleus Total # electrons in the atom Higher BE in larger atoms Most of the BE comes from the force of attraction between the electrons and protons 5

6 Electron Binding Energy Electron Binding Energy Electrical Charge Electrical charge is a characteristic of matter All kinds of matter have some form of electrical charge as part of their nature. Imagine charge as color Because there are only positive and negative charges, there would be only two colors (ie black and white). If black is a positive charge, then white is a negative charge. If a positive charge meets a negative charge, their charges are balanced and become neutral. A neutral particle or object is gray. 6

7 CHARGE & IONS Neutral atoms have the same number of electrons and protons and thus are balanced If an electron is added or removed the atom is no longer neutral: it becomes electrically charged. Negative ion - An atom with an extra electron has a negative charge because of that extra electron's negative charge. Positive ion -An atom that has one fewer electrons than protons has a positive charge because the positive charge of the one proton is not balanced by an electron. Ionization Adding or removing an electron from its shell An atom in which this has occurred is called an ion. If an electron is added, termed a negative ion If an electron is removed, termed a positive ion (+1 charge) Ionization 7

8 ATOMIC NUMBER & ATOMIC MASS NUMBER ATOMIC NUMBER Definition: Equal to the number of protons in the nucleus of an atom Also referred to as an element s Z number ATOMIC MASS NUMBER Definition: Equal to the number of protons and neutrons in an atom Also referred to as an element s A number May be measured using amu (atomic mass unit) ATOMIC MASS NUMBER AND ATOMIC NUMBER Both the A number (atomic mass number) and Z number (atomic number) are often given to represent an element Y as follows: A Y Z THE PERIODIC TABLE Atoms are arranged by their atomic number (Z#) in the periodic table of elements. Table arrangement: Rows: Arranged by increasing Z# Columns or groups: Elements with similar chemical properties and same number of electrons in their outer shell 8

9 Periodic Table of Elements Arranged based on increasing atomic # Groups are vertical columns Represent same # electrons in outermost shell Group I, II: Light metals Groups III VI: Non-metals Group VII: Halogens Group VIII: Noble gases Periods are horizontal rows Represent the total number of electron shells Interpretation of Table Periodic Table of Elements Periodic Table of Elements 9

10 THE PERIODIC TABLE Periodic Table of Elements There is no set ratio of neutrons to protons in atoms Usually, the larger and more stable the atom, the higher its ratio of neutrons to protons. Many stable atoms with a low atomic number have about the same number of neutrons and protons. Heavier elements may have almost twice as many neutrons as protons. "Stable" in this context means the nucleus tends not to break apart as it may in radioactive elements Neutrons play a part in the stability of a nucleus. More neutrons are generally present in larger, heavier elements because a greater strong nuclear force is needed to help stabilize such atoms to keep the nucleus from breaking up. Nuclear arrangements Isotope Atoms with same atomic number Unstable isotopes often have a deficient or excess number of neutrons. This causes them to spontaneously change from one element to another. Considered radioactive, referred as radioisotopes Isobar Atoms with same atomic mass Isotone Atoms with same neutron number 10

11 PROPERTIES OF RADIOISOTOPES Radioactive decay: Process where radioisotope is transformed into a new element Half-life: Time required for a radioisotope to decay to onehalf of its activity Half-life is unique to its radioisotope Nuclear Arrangements Nuclear Arrangements 11

12 Combination of Atoms Atoms of different elements may combine to form molecules Ionic Bonding occurs when an electron form one atom transfers to another atom Sodium Chloride (NaCl) The atom losing the electron becomes a positive ion, and the atom gaining the electron becomes a negative ion. Because opposites attract, the two ions are attracted and held to each other. Combination of Atoms Covalent Bonding occurs when two atoms share some of the same electrons which revolve around both nuclei Water (H 2 O) A molecule of hydrogen is composed of two hydrogen atoms joined by a covalent bond. The two electrons, one for each atom, now revolve around both nuclei. In a sense these two atoms are now stuck together as a single molecule. The notation H2 refers to molecules of hydrogen composed of two hydrogen atoms. 12

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