Methyl stearate

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Phase change data

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Data compiled as indicated in comments:
BS - Robert L. Brown and Stephen E. Stein
TRC - Thermodynamics Research Center, NIST Boulder Laboratories, Chris Muzny director
AC - William E. Acree, Jr., James S. Chickos
DH - Eugene S. Domalski and Elizabeth D. Hearing

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Tfus310.KN/ABabich, Hwang, et al., 1992Crystal phase 1 phase; Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.5 K; TRC
Tfus312.15KN/AGaikwad and Subrahmanyam, 1985Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.35 K; TRC
Tfus311.2KN/AKurtz, 1952Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1. K; TRC
Tfus312.1KN/ABoelhouwer, Nederbragt, et al., 1950Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.5 K; TRC
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltavap109.5 ± 2.7kJ/molCGCChickos, Zhao, et al., 2004Based on data from 467. - 558. K.; AC
Deltavap105.9 ± 1.4kJ/molN/Avan Genderen, van Miltenburg, et al., 2002AC
Deltavap106.2kJ/molGCKrop, Velzen, et al., 1997Based on data from 463. - 523. K.; AC

Reduced pressure boiling point

Tboil (K) Pressure (bar) Reference Comment
488.20.020Weast and Grasselli, 1989BS

Enthalpy of vaporization

DeltavapH (kJ/mol) Temperature (K) Method Reference Comment
98.350.N/Avan Genderen, van Miltenburg, et al., 2002AC
90.0 ± 0.3401.N/Avan Genderen, van Miltenburg, et al., 2002AC
75.4498.GCHusain, Sarma, et al., 1993Based on data from 453. - 543. K.; AC
83.2442.AStephenson and Malanowski, 1987Based on data from 427. - 484. K. See also Rose and Schrodt, 1964.; AC

Antoine Equation Parameters

log10(P) = A − (B / (T + C))
    P = vapor pressure (bar)
    T = temperature (K)

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Temperature (K) A B C Reference Comment
427.16 - 484.825.881853249.472-59.659Rose and Schrodt, 1964Coefficents calculated by NIST from author's data.

Enthalpy of sublimation

DeltasubH (kJ/mol) Temperature (K) Reference Comment
158.2 ± 2.5304.Davies and Kybett, 1965Based on data from 299. - 310. K. See also Stephenson and Malanowski, 1987.; AC

Enthalpy of fusion

DeltafusH (kJ/mol) Temperature (K) Method Reference Comment
19.234310.93N/AKing and Garner, 1936DH
61.7310.9DSCChickos, Zhao, et al., 2004AC
71.1311.N/ANikolic, Marinovic-Cincovic, et al., 2003AC
64.4310.N/AKing and Garner, 1936, 2AC

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Babich, Hwang, et al., 1992
Babich, M.W.; Hwang, S.W.; Mounts, R.D., Thermochim. Acta, 1992, 210, 77. [all data]

Gaikwad and Subrahmanyam, 1985
Gaikwad, B.R.; Subrahmanyam, V.V., Melting behavior of fatty alcohols and their binary blends., J. Indian Chem. Soc., 1985, 62, 513. [all data]

Kurtz, 1952
Kurtz, F.E., Chromatography of Methayl Stearate, Methyl Oleate, Methy Linoleate and Methyl Linolenate: A COncept of AMplified Chromatographic Separations, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1952, 74, 1902-9. [all data]

Boelhouwer, Nederbragt, et al., 1950
Boelhouwer, J.W.M.; Nederbragt, G.W.; Verberg, G.W., Viscosity data of organic liquids, Appl. Sci. Res., Sect. A, 1950, 2, 249. [all data]

Chickos, Zhao, et al., 2004
Chickos, James S.; Zhao, Hui; Nichols, Gary, The vaporization enthalpies and vapor pressures of fatty acid methyl esters C18, C21 to C23, and C25 to C29 by correlation -- gas chromatography, Thermochimica Acta, 2004, 424, 1-2, 111-121, . [all data]

van Genderen, van Miltenburg, et al., 2002
van Genderen, Aad C.G.; van Miltenburg, J. Cees; Blok, Jacobus G.; van Bommel, Mark J.; van Ekeren, Paul J.; van den Berg, Gerrit J.K.; Oonk, Harry A.J., Liquid--vapour equilibria of the methyl esters of alkanoic acids: vapour pressures as a function of temperature and standard thermodynamic function changes, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 2002, 202, 1, 109-120, . [all data]

Krop, Velzen, et al., 1997
Krop, Hildo B.; Velzen, Martin J.M.v.; Parsons, John R.; Govers, Harrie A.J., Determination of environmentally relevant physical-chemical properties of some fatty acid esters, J Amer Oil Chem Soc, 1997, 74, 3, 309-315, . [all data]

Weast and Grasselli, 1989
CRC Handbook of Data on Organic Compounds, 2nd Editon, Weast,R.C and Grasselli, J.G., ed(s)., CRC Press, Inc., Boca Raton, FL, 1989, 1. [all data]

Husain, Sarma, et al., 1993
Husain, Sajid; Sarma, P. Nageswara; Swamy, G.Y.S.K.; Devi, K. Sita, Determination of physicochemical properties of some fatty acid methyl esters by gas liquid chromatography, J Am Oil Chem Soc, 1993, 70, 2, 149-155, . [all data]

Stephenson and Malanowski, 1987
Stephenson, Richard M.; Malanowski, Stanislaw, Handbook of the Thermodynamics of Organic Compounds, 1987, . [all data]

Rose and Schrodt, 1964
Rose, Arthur.; Schrodt, V.N., Vapor-Liquid Equilibria for the Methyl Oleate and Methyl Stearate Binary System., J. Chem. Eng. Data, 1964, 9, 1, 12-16, . [all data]

Davies and Kybett, 1965
Davies, M.; Kybett, B., Sublimation and vaporization heats of long-chain alcohols, Trans. Faraday Soc., 1965, 61, 1608. [all data]

King and Garner, 1936
King, A.M.; Garner, W.E., The heats of crystallization of methyl and ethyl esters of monobasic fatty acids, 1936, J. [all data]

Nikolic, Marinovic-Cincovic, et al., 2003
Nikolic, R.; Marinovic-Cincovic, M.; Gadzuric, S.; Zsigrai, I.J., New materials for solar thermal storage---solid/liquid transitions in fatty acid esters, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 2003, 79, 3, 285-292, . [all data]

King and Garner, 1936, 2
King, A. Millicent; Garner, William E., 297. The heats of crystallisation of methyl and ethyl esters of monobasic fatty acids, J. Chem. Soc., 1936, 1372, . [all data]


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