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Oxygen, atomic

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Gas phase ion energetics 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 evaluated as indicated in comments:
HL - Edward P. Hunter and Sharon G. Lias
L - Sharon G. Lias

Data compiled as indicated in comments:
B - John E. Bartmess
LL - Sharon G. Lias and Joel F. Liebman
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 O+ (ion structure unspecified)

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
IE (evaluated)13.61806eVN/AN/AL
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Proton affinity (review)116.0kcal/molN/AHunter and Lias, 1998HL
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Gas basicity109.8kcal/molN/AHunter and Lias, 1998HL

Electron affinity determinations

EA (eV) Method Reference Comment
1.439157 ± 0.000004LPDJoiner, Mohr, et al., 2011Given: 11607.75(28) cm-1. In 1.0 T field, 0.5 kcal/mol lower than "best" EA; B
1.4610 ± 0.0010LPESCavanagh, Gibson, et al., 2007B
1.460982 ± 0.000044LPDBlondel, Chaibi, et al., 2005(16)O: 1.4611135(12) eV: revised analysis of Blondel, Delsart, et al., 2001; B
1.461112 ± 0.000044LPDNeumark, Lykke, et al., 1985Given: 1.461122(3) eV; revised to 1.4611107(17) eV, 95BLO, based on missing term+86CODATA; B
1.461112 ± 0.000044N/AValli, Blondel, et al., 199916O: 11784.682(20) cm-1; 18O: 11784.612(29) cm-1 or 8.7«mu»eV lower.; B

Ionization energy determinations

IE (eV) Method Reference Comment
13.61806EVALLide, 1992LL
13.618SKelly, 1987LBLHLM
13.0 ± 0.5EIBanon, Chatillon, et al., 1982LBLHLM
13.618PIRadler and Berkowitz, 1977LLK
14. ± 1.EIPaule, 1976LLK
14.0 ± 0.5EIHildenbrand, 1975LLK
13.618SCermak, 1975LLK
13.61806SMoore, 1970RDSH
13.62PEJonathan, Morris, et al., 1970RDSH

Anion protonation reactions

O- + Hydrogen cation = Hydroxyl radical

By formula: O- + H+ = HO

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar382.600 ± 0.010kcal/molD-EANeumark, Lykke, et al., 1985gas phase; Given: 1.461122(3) eV; revised to 1.4611107(17) eV, 95BLO, based on missing term+86CODATA; B
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar376.73 ± 0.15kcal/molH-TSNeumark, Lykke, et al., 1985gas phase; Given: 1.461122(3) eV; revised to 1.4611107(17) eV, 95BLO, based on missing term+86CODATA; B


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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]

Joiner, Mohr, et al., 2011
Joiner, A.; Mohr, R.H.; Yukich, J.N., High-resolution photodetachment spectroscopy from the lowest threshold of O-, Phys. Rev. A, 2011, 83, 3, 035401, https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.83.035401 . [all data]

Cavanagh, Gibson, et al., 2007
Cavanagh, S.J.; Gibson, S.T.; Gale, M.N.; Dedman, C.J.; Roberts, E.H.; Lewis, B.R., High-resolution velocity-map-imaging photoelectron spectroscopy of the O- photodetachment fine-structure transitions, Phys. Rev. A, 2007, 76, 5, 052708, https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.76.052708 . [all data]

Blondel, Chaibi, et al., 2005
Blondel, C.; Chaibi, W.; Delsart, C.; Drag, C.; Goldfarb, F.; Kroger, S., The electron affinities of O, Si, and S revisited with the photodetachment microscope, Eur. Phys. J. D, 2005, 33, 3, 335-342, https://doi.org/10.1140/epjd/e2005-00069-9 . [all data]

Blondel, Delsart, et al., 2001
Blondel, C.; Delsart, C.; Goldfarb, F., Electron spectrometry at the mu eV level and the electron affinities of Si and F, J. Phys. B: Atom. Mol. Opt. Phys., 2001, 34, 9, L281-L288, https://doi.org/10.1088/0953-4075/34/9/101 . [all data]

Neumark, Lykke, et al., 1985
Neumark, D.M.; Lykke, K.R.; Andersen, T.; Lineberger, W.C., Laser photodetachment measurement of the electron affinity of atomic oxygen, Phys. Rev. A:, 1985, 32, 1890. [all data]

Valli, Blondel, et al., 1999
Valli, C.; Blondel, C.; Delsart, C., Measuring electron affinities with the photodetachment microscope, Phys. Rev. A, 1999, 59, 5, 3809-3815, https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.59.3809 . [all data]

Lide, 1992
Lide, D.R. (Editor), Ionization potentials of atoms and atomic ions in Handbook of Chem. and Phys., 1992, 10-211. [all data]

Kelly, 1987
Kelly, R.L., Atomic and ionic spectrum lines of hydrogen through kryton, J. Phys. Chem. Ref. Data, 1987, 16. [all data]

Banon, Chatillon, et al., 1982
Banon, S.; Chatillon, C.; Allibert, M., High temperature mass spectrometric study of ionization and fragmentation of TiO and TiO2 gas under electron impact, High Temp. Sci., 1982, 15, 17. [all data]

Radler and Berkowitz, 1977
Radler, K.; Berkowitz, J., Photoionization mass spectrometric study of CSe2, J. Chem. Phys., 1977, 66, 2176. [all data]

Paule, 1976
Paule, R.C., Mass spectrometric studies of Al2O3 vaporization processes, High Temp. Sci., 1976, 8, 257. [all data]

Hildenbrand, 1975
Hildenbrand, D.L., Vertical ionization potential of the CF2 radical, Chem. Phys. Lett., 1975, 32, 30. [all data]

Cermak, 1975
Cermak, V., Electron spectroscopy of autoionizing states of oxygen, chlorine and bromine atoms, J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom., 1975, 6, 135. [all data]

Moore, 1970
Moore, C.E., Ionization potentials and ionization limits derived from the analyses of optical spectra, Natl. Stand. Ref. Data Ser., (U.S. Natl. Bur. Stand.), 1970, 34, 1. [all data]

Jonathan, Morris, et al., 1970
Jonathan, N.; Morris, A.; Smith, D.J.; Ross, K.J., Photoelectron spectra of ground state atomic hydrogen, nitrogen and oxygen, Chem. Phys. Lett., 1970, 7, 497. [all data]


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