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Dimethyl ether

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Gas phase thermochemistry data

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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 as indicated in comments:
ALS - Hussein Y. Afeefy, Joel F. Liebman, and Stephen E. Stein
GT - Glushko Thermocenter, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltafgas-43.99 ± 0.12kcal/molCcbPilcher, Pell, et al., 1964ALS
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltacgas-349.04 ± 0.11kcal/molCcbPilcher, Pell, et al., 1964Corresponding «DELTA»fgas = -44.01 kcal/mol (simple calculation by NIST; no Washburn corrections); ALS

Constant pressure heat capacity of gas

Cp,gas (cal/mol*K) Temperature (K) Reference Comment
10.10100.Chao J., 1986p=1 bar. Selected values are in close agreement with other statistically calculated values [ Handi M.A., 1954, Seha Z., 1955, Banerjee S.C., 1964, Stull D.R., 1969] and ab initio result [ East A.L.L., 1997] at low temperatures. Discrepancies in S(1000 K) and Cp(1000 K) amount to about 5 and 3 J/mol*K, respectively, for [ Handi M.A., 1954, Banerjee S.C., 1964, Stull D.R., 1969].; GT
11.71150.
13.02200.
14.95273.15
15.67 ± 0.02298.15
15.73300.
18.80400.
21.84500.
24.584600.
27.015700.
29.156800.
31.033900.
32.6721000.
34.1041100.
35.3471200.
36.4271300.
37.3691400.
38.1861500.
39.8111750.
40.9892000.
41.8622250.
42.5222500.
43.0282750.
43.4273000.

Constant pressure heat capacity of gas

Cp,gas (cal/mol*K) Temperature (K) Reference Comment
14.82272.20Kistiakowsky G.B., 1940GT
15.75300.76
16.81333.25
17.96370.42

References

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Pilcher, Pell, et al., 1964
Pilcher, G.; Pell, A.S.; Coleman, D.J., Measurements of heats of combustion by flame calorimetry. Part 2-Dimethyl ether, methyl ethyl ether, methyl n-propyl ether, methyl isopropyl ether, Trans. Faraday Soc., 1964, 60, 499-505. [all data]

Chao J., 1986
Chao J., Thermodynamic properties of key organic oxygen compounds in the carbon range C1 to C4. Part 2. Ideal gas properties, J. Phys. Chem. Ref. Data, 1986, 15, 1369-1436. [all data]

Handi M.A., 1954
Handi M.A., Molecular spectroscopy. Determination and interpretation of fundamental frequencies of dimethyl ether from infrared absorption spectrum; application for thermodynamic functions calculation, Compt. Rend. Acad. Sci., 1954, 239, 349-351. [all data]

Seha Z., 1955
Seha Z., Thermodynamic functions of dimethyl ether, Chem. Listy, 1955, 49, 1569-1570. [all data]

Banerjee S.C., 1964
Banerjee S.C., Thermodynamic properties of organic compounds. Part 1. Normal symmetrical aliphatic ethers, Brit. Chem. Eng., 1964, 9, 311-313. [all data]

Stull D.R., 1969
Stull D.R., Jr., The Chemical Thermodynamics of Organic Compounds. Wiley, New York, 1969. [all data]

East A.L.L., 1997
East A.L.L., Ab initio statistical thermodynamical models for the computation of third-law entropies, J. Chem. Phys., 1997, 106, 6655-6674. [all data]

Kistiakowsky G.B., 1940
Kistiakowsky G.B., Gaseous heat capacities. III, J. Chem. Phys., 1940, 8, 618-622. [all data]


Notes

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