Atomic and nuclear properties of materials:
Liquid neon (Ne) (Ne)
QuantityValueUnits ValueUnits
Atomic number 10     
Atomic mass 20.1797(6) g mole-1   
Density 1.20 g cm-3   
Mean excitation energy 137.0 eV   
Minimum ionization 1.695 MeV g-1cm2 2.041 MeV cm-1
Nuclear collision length 65.7 g cm-2 54.58 cm
Nuclear interaction length 99.0 g cm-2 82.22 cm
Pion collision length 91.8 g cm-2 76.24 cm
Pion interaction length 128.7 g cm-2 106.9 cm
Radiation length 28.93 g cm-2 24.03 cm
Critical energy 55.10 MeV (for e-) 53.59 MeV (for e+)
Molière radius 11.13 g cm-2 9.248 cm
Plasma energy 22.26 eV   
Muon critical energy 760. GeV   
Melting point 24.56 K -248.6 C
Boiling point @ 1 atm 27.07 K -246.1 C
Index of refraction (@ STP, Na D) 1.09     
For muons, dE/dx = a(E) + b(E) E. Tables of b(E): PS PDF TEXT
Table of muon dE/dx and Range: PS PDF TEXT
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x ray mass attenuation coefficients