Periodic Acid is a colourless crystalline compound. Periodic Acid is the highest oxoacid of iodine in here, iodine is seen in oxidation state VII. Let us learn the chemical configuration of periodic acid.
Properties Of Periodic Acid
|Molecular weight||191.908 g/mol|
|Chemical Names||Paraperiodic acid, Iodic(VII) acid, Hydrogen periodate|
|Solubility||Soluble in water and alcohols|
|Melting point||128.5 °C|
Periodic Acid Structural Formula
The structural formula of periodic acid is as shown below. Periodic acid was discovered by eminent scientists Heinrich Gustav Magnus and C. F. Ammermüller in the year 1833.
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