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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, Chris Muzny, director

Tfus (K) Reference Comment
178.15Ait-Kaci and Merlin, 1979Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.15 K; TRC
177.79Carruth and Kobayashi, 1973Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.02 K; IPTS-48; TRC
177.8Anonymous, 1951Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.04 K; TRC
177.78Anonymous, 1951Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.07 K; TRC
177.7Tilicheev, Peshkov, et al., 1951Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.2 K; TRC
177.8Anonymous, 1949Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.07 K; TRC
177.8Anonymous, 1949Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.03 K; TRC
177.76Boord, Henne, et al., 1949Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.1 K; TRC
177.59Denyer, Fidler, et al., 1949Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.2 K; TRC
176.37Dreisbach and Martin, 1949Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.3 K; TRC
177.59Foehr and Fenske, 1949Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.3 K; TRC
176.45Giller and Drickamer, 1949Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1. K; TRC
177.8Streiff and Rossini, 1948Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.05 K; recalc. using obs.value of APIRP-6 and correction of Huffman; TRC
177.81Streiff and Rossini, 1948Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.03 K; recalc. using obs.value of APIRP-6 and correction of Huffman; TRC
177.76Boord, Greenlee, et al., 1946Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.15 K; TRC
177.81Forziati, Glasgow, et al., 1946Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.01 K; TRC
177.8Glasgow, Murphy, et al., 1946Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.06 K; subsequently corrected value, original reported as -95.342 C; TRC
177.83Glasgow, Murphy, et al., 1946Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.04 K; subsequently corrected value, original reported as -95.342 C; TRC
177.76Anonymous, 1941Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.1 K; TRC
179.15Campbell and Eby, 1941Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1.5 K; TRC
177.65Wibaut, Hoog, et al., 1939Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.3 K; TRC
177.65Smittenberg, Hoog, et al., 1938Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.2 K; TRC
178.15Leslie and Heuer, 1937Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 2. K; TRC
177.15Timmermans, 1935Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1. K; TRC
177.15Timmermans and Delcourt, 1934Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.5 K; TRC
178.55Timmermans, 1934Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.4 K; TRC
177.76Mair, 1932Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.08 K; TRC
177.76Shepard, Henne, et al., 1931Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.08 K; TRC
175.95Bruun and Hicks-Brunn, 1930Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1. K; TRC
178.05Timmermans and Martin, 1928Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.3 K; TRC
177.15Lievens, 1924Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1. K; TRC
178.85Timmermans, 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.

Ait-Kaci and Merlin, 1979
Ait-Kaci, A.; Merlin, J.C., Int. DATA Ser., Sel. Data Mixtures, Ser. A, 1979, No. 1, 67. [all data]

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

Tilicheev, Peshkov, et al., 1951
Tilicheev, M.D.; Peshkov, V.P.; Yuganova, S.A., Cryoscopic Constants and Transition Temperatures of Normal Alkanes, Zh. Obshch. Khim., 1951, 21, 1229-37. [all data]

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

Boord, Henne, et al., 1949
Boord, C.E.; Henne, A.L.; Greenlee, K.W.; Perilstein, W.L.; Derfer, J.M., The Grignard Reagent in hydrocarbon synthesis, Ind. Eng. Chem., 1949, 41, 609. [all data]

Denyer, Fidler, et al., 1949
Denyer, R.L.; Fidler, F.A.; Lowry, R.A., Azeotrope Formation Between Thiols and Hydrocarbons, Ind. Eng. Chem., 1949, 41, 2727-37. [all data]

Dreisbach and Martin, 1949
Dreisbach, R.R.; Martin, R.A., Physical Data on Some Organic Compounds, Ind. Eng. Chem., 1949, 41, 2875-8. [all data]

Foehr and Fenske, 1949
Foehr, E.G.; Fenske, M.R., Magneto-optic Rotation of Hydrocarbons, Ind. Eng. Chem., 1949, 41, 1956. [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]

Boord, Greenlee, et al., 1946
Boord, C.E.; Greenlee, K.W.; Perilstein, W.L., The Synthesis, Purification and Prop. of Hydrocarbons of Low Mol. Weight, Am. Pet. Inst. Res. Proj. 45, Eighth Annu. Rep., Ohio State Univ., June 30, 1946. [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]

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

Campbell and Eby, 1941
Campbell, K.N.; Eby, L.T., The Reduction of Multiple Carbon-Carbon Bonds III. Further Studies on the Preparation of Olefins from Acetylenes, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1941, 63, 2683. [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, 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 and Delcourt, 1934
Timmermans, J.; Delcourt, Y., Work of the International Bureau of Physico-Chemical Standards.VI. Physical Constants of Twenty Organic Compounds., J. Chim. Phys. Phys.-Chim. Biol., 1934, 31, 85-121. [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]

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]

Bruun and Hicks-Brunn, 1930
Bruun, J.H.; Hicks-Brunn, M.M., The Isolation of the Isomers of Hexane from Petroleum, J. Res. Natl. Bur. Stand. (U. S.), 1930, 5, 933. [all data]

Timmermans and Martin, 1928
Timmermans, J.; Martin, F., Study of the Physical Constants of Twenty Organic Compounds of the Physical Constants of Twenty Organic Compounds, J. Chim. Phys. Phys.-Chim. Biol., 1928, 25, 411. [all data]

Lievens, 1924
Lievens, G., The freezing point of organic substances: viii esters containing a normal c(5) radical, Bull. Soc. Chim. Belg., 1924, 33, 122-131. [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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