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Ethanone, 1-(4-methylphenyl)-

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Gas phase ion energetics data

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Data evaluated as indicated in comments:
HL - Edward P. Hunter and Sharon G. Lias

Data compiled as indicated in comments:
B - John E. Bartmess
LBLHLM - Sharon G. Lias, John E. Bartmess, Joel F. Liebman, John L. Holmes, Rhoda D. Levin, and W. Gary Mallard
LLK - Sharon G. Lias, Rhoda D. Levin, and Sherif A. Kafafi
RDSH - Henry M. Rosenstock, Keith Draxl, Bruce W. Steiner, and John T. Herron

View reactions leading to C9H10O+ (ion structure unspecified)

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Proton affinity (review)209.2kcal/molN/AHunter and Lias, 1998HL
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Gas basicity201.6kcal/molN/AHunter and Lias, 1998HL

Ionization energy determinations

IE (eV) Method Reference Comment
9.17 ± 0.02EIRabbih, Helal, et al., 1981LLK
8.85PEKobayashi and Nagakura, 1974LLK
9.14EIHowe and Williams, 1969RDSH
9.38PEGal, Geribaldi, et al., 1985Vertical value; LBLHLM
9.12PEKobayashi and Nagakura, 1974Vertical value; LLK

Appearance energy determinations

Ion AE (eV) Other Products MethodReferenceComment
C7H7+13.8 ± 0.3?EIMcLafferty and Winkler, 1974LLK
C8H7O+10.52 ± 0.05CH3EIHelal and Zahran, 1978LLK
C8H7O+9.72CH3EIBuchs, Rossetti, et al., 1964RDSH

De-protonation reactions

C9H9O- + Hydrogen cation = Ethanone, 1-(4-methylphenyl)-

By formula: C9H9O- + H+ = C9H10O

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar361.6 ± 2.1kcal/molG+TSTaft and Topsom, 1987gas phase; value altered from reference due to change in acidity scale; B
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar354.9 ± 2.0kcal/molIMRETaft and Topsom, 1987gas phase; value altered from reference due to change in acidity scale; B

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.

Hunter and Lias, 1998
Hunter, E.P.; Lias, S.G., Evaluated Gas Phase Basicities and Proton Affinities of Molecules: An Update, J. Phys. Chem. Ref. Data, 1998, 27, 3, 413-656, https://doi.org/10.1063/1.556018 . [all data]

Rabbih, Helal, et al., 1981
Rabbih, M.A.; Helal, A.I.; Fahmey, M.A., Mass spectrometric studies of methylacetophenone isomers by electron impact, Indian J. Pure Appl. Phys., 1981, 19, 335. [all data]

Kobayashi and Nagakura, 1974
Kobayashi, T.; Nagakura, S., Photoelectron spectra of substituted benzenes, Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn., 1974, 47, 2563. [all data]

Howe and Williams, 1969
Howe, I.; Williams, D.H., Calculation and qualitative predictions of mass spectra. Mono- and paradisubstituted benzenes, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1969, 91, 7137. [all data]

Gal, Geribaldi, et al., 1985
Gal, J.-F.; Geribaldi, S.; Pfister-Guillouzo, G.; Morris, D.G., Basicity of the carbonyl group. Part 12. Correlations between ionization potentials and lewis basicities in aromatic carbonyl compounds, J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans. 2, 1985, 103. [all data]

McLafferty and Winkler, 1974
McLafferty, F.W.; Winkler, J., Gaseous tropylium, benzyl, tolyl, and norbornadienyl cations, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1974, 96, 5182. [all data]

Helal and Zahran, 1978
Helal, A.I.; Zahran, N.F., Kinetic shift in some para-substituted acetophenones, Org. Mass Spectrom., 1978, 13, 549. [all data]

Buchs, Rossetti, et al., 1964
Buchs, A.; Rossetti, G.P.; Susz, B.P., Etude, en fonction de la constante «sigma»p de Hammett, du spectre de masse d'acetophenones p-substituees, Helv. Chim. Acta, 1964, 47, 1563. [all data]

Taft and Topsom, 1987
Taft, R.W.; Topsom, R.D., The Nature and Analysis of Substituent Effects, Prog. Phys. Org. Chem., 1987, 16, 1. [all data]


Notes

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