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Normal melting point

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Data compilation copyright by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce on behalf of the U.S.A. All rights reserved.

Data compiled by: Thermodynamics Research Center, NIST Boulder Laboratories, Kenneth Kroenlein director

Tfus (K) Reference Comment
143.42Carruth and Kobayashi, 1973Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.02 K; IPTS-48; TRC
75.4Anonymous, 1956Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.15 K; TRC; Data excluded from overall average
143.15Coope and Bryce, 1954Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1.5 K; TRC
144.05Timmermans, 1952Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.4 K; TRC
143.42Anonymous, 1951Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.3 K; TRC
143.43Anonymous, 1951Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.15 K; TRC
143.4Doolittle and Peterson, 1951Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.1 K; TRC
143.4Doolittle and Peterson, 1950Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.3 K; TRC
143.41Anonymous, 1949Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.05 K; TRC
143.42Anonymous, 1949Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.03 K; TRC
142.65Giller and Drickamer, 1949Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.5 K; TRC
143.39Streiff and Rossini, 1948Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.06 K; recalculated useing APIRP-6 data and correction of Huffman; TRC
80.42Streiff and Rossini, 1948Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.04 K; recalculated useing APIRP-6 data and correction of Huffman; TRC; Data excluded from overall average
143.4Howard, Mears, et al., 1947Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.05 K; TRC
143.39Forziati, Glasgow, et al., 1946Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.02 K; TRC
143.39Glasgow, Murphy, et al., 1946Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.06 K; TRC
143.42Glasgow, Murphy, et al., 1946Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.03 K; TRC
143.39Boord, Perilstein, et al., 1944Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.2 K; TRC
143.48Greenlee, 1944Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.3 K; TRC
143.39Glasgow and Rossini, 1943Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.07 K; TRC
143.42Glasgow and Rossini, 1943Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.05 K; TRC
143.4Anonymous, 1941Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.1 K; TRC
143.45Wibaut, Hoog, et al., 1939Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.2 K; TRC
143.45Smittenberg, Hoog, et al., 1938Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.2 K; TRC
144.15Leslie and Heuer, 1937Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 2. K; TRC
144.05Timmermans and Hennaut-Roland, 1935Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.5 K; TRC
143.Timmermans, 1935Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 2. K; TRC
144.15Timmermans, 1934Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.3 K; TRC
143.42Mair, 1932Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.05 K; TRC
143.45Parks and Huffman, 1931Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.4 K; TRC
143.22Shepard, Henne, et al., 1931Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.08 K; TRC
142.35Timmermans, 1911Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.3 K; TRC

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References

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Data compilation copyright by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce on behalf of the U.S.A. All rights reserved.

Carruth and Kobayashi, 1973
Carruth, G.F.; Kobayashi, R., Vapor pressure of normal paraffins ethane through n-decane from their triple points to about 10 mm Hg, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 1973, 18, 115-26. [all data]

Anonymous, 1956
Anonymous, R., , Physical Properties of Chemical Substances, Dow Chemical Company, 1956. [all data]

Coope and Bryce, 1954
Coope, J.A.R.; Bryce, W.A., Can. J. Chem., 1954, 32, 768. [all data]

Timmermans, 1952
Timmermans, J., Freezing points of organic compounds. VVI New determinations., Bull. Soc. Chim. Belg., 1952, 61, 393. [all data]

Anonymous, 1951
Anonymous, R., , Sunbury Rep. No. 4199, Anglo-Iranian Oil Co., 1951. [all data]

Doolittle and Peterson, 1951
Doolittle, A.K.; Peterson, R.H., Preparation of physical properties of a series of n-alkanes, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1951, 73, 2145. [all data]

Doolittle and Peterson, 1950
Doolittle, A.K.; Peterson, R.H., Personal Commun., 1950. [all data]

Anonymous, 1949
Anonymous, R., , Am. Pet. Inst. Res. Proj. 45, Ohio State Univ., 1949. [all data]

Giller and Drickamer, 1949
Giller, E.B.; Drickamer, H.G., Viscosity of Normal Paraffins near the Freezing Point, Ind. Eng. Chem., 1949, 41, 2067. [all data]

Streiff and Rossini, 1948
Streiff, A.J.; Rossini, F.D., Unpublished, 1948. [all data]

Howard, Mears, et al., 1947
Howard, F.L.; Mears, T.W.; Fookson, A.; Pomerantz, P.; Brooks, D.B., Preparation and physical properties of several aliphatic hydrocarbons and intermediates, J. Res. Natl. Bur. Stand. (U. S.), 1947, 38, 365. [all data]

Forziati, Glasgow, et al., 1946
Forziati, A.F.; Glasgow, A.R.; Willingham, C.B.; Rossini, F.D., Specification adn Properties of 29 Paraffin, 4 Alkylcyclopentanes, 10 Alkylcyclohexanes and 8 Alkylbenzene Hydrocarbons, J. Res. Natl. Bur. Stand. (U. S.), 1946, 36, 129. [all data]

Glasgow, Murphy, et al., 1946
Glasgow, A.R.; Murphy, E.T.; Willingham, C.B.; Rossini, F.D., Purification, purity, and freezing points of 31 hydrocarbons of the api- nbs series, J. Res. Natl. Bur. Stand. (U. S.), 1946, 37, 141. [all data]

Boord, Perilstein, et al., 1944
Boord, C.E.; Perilstein, W.L.; Greenlee, K.W., , Am. Pet. Inst. Hydrocarbon Res. Proj., Sixth Annu. Ref., Ohio State Univ., Aug. 31, 1944. [all data]

Greenlee, 1944
Greenlee, K.W., , Am. Pet. Inst. Res. Proj. 45, Ohio State Univ., 1944. [all data]

Glasgow and Rossini, 1943
Glasgow, A.R.; Rossini, F.D., , Am. Pet. Inst. Res. Proj. 6 Natl. Bur. Stand., 1943. [all data]

Anonymous, 1941
Anonymous, R., , Am. Pet. Inst. Hydrocarbon Res. Proj., Third Annu. Rep., Ohio State Univ., Aug. 31, 1941. [all data]

Wibaut, Hoog, et al., 1939
Wibaut, J.P.; Hoog, H.; Lagedijk, S.L.; Overhoff, J.; Smittenberg, J.; Benninga, N.; Bouman, G.P.; van Dijk, H.; Gaade, W.; Geldof, H.; Hackmann, J.Th.; Jonker, E.W.; Paap, T.; Zuiderweg, F.J., Study on the preparation and the physical constants of a number of alkanes and cycloalkanes, Recl. Trav. Chim. Pays-Bas, 1939, 58, 329. [all data]

Smittenberg, Hoog, et al., 1938
Smittenberg, J.; Hoog, H.; Henkes, R.A., Freezing Points of A Number of Pure Hydrocarbons of the Gasoline Boiling Range and of Some of their Binary Mixtures, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1938, 60, 17. [all data]

Leslie and Heuer, 1937
Leslie, R.T.; Heuer, W.W., Study of the Crystal Behavior of Hydrocarbons, J. Res. Natl. Bur. Stand. (U. S.), 1937, 18, 639. [all data]

Timmermans and Hennaut-Roland, 1935
Timmermans, J.; Hennaut-Roland, M., Physical constants of 20 organic compounds. VII., J. Chim. Phys. Phys.-Chim. Biol., 1935, 32, 501. [all data]

Timmermans, 1935
Timmermans, J., Researches in Stoichiometry. I. The Heat of Fusion of Organic Compounds., Bull. Soc. Chim. Belg., 1935, 44, 17-40. [all data]

Timmermans, 1934
Timmermans, J., Theory of Concentrated Solutions XII., Bull. Soc. Chim. Belg., 1934, 43, 626. [all data]

Mair, 1932
Mair, B.J., The Synthesis, Purification, and Certain Physical Constants of the Normal Hydrocarbons from Pentane to Dodecane, of n-Amyl Bromide and of n-Nonyl Bromide, J. Res. Natl. Bur. Stand. (U. S.), 1932, 9, 457. [all data]

Parks and Huffman, 1931
Parks, G.S.; Huffman, H.M., Some fusion and transition data for hydrocarbons, Ind. Eng. Chem., 1931, 23, 1138-9. [all data]

Shepard, Henne, et al., 1931
Shepard, A.F.; Henne, A.L.; Midgley, T., Physical Prop. of the Normal Paraffin Hydrocarbons Pentane to Dodecane, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1931, 53, 1948. [all data]

Timmermans, 1911
Timmermans, J., Researches on the freezing point of organic liquid compounds, Bull. Soc. Chim. Belg., 1911, 25, 300. [all data]


Notes

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