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n-Decanoic acid

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Normal melting point

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Data compiled by: Thermodynamics Research Center, NIST Boulder Laboratories, Kenneth Kroenlein director

Tfus (K) Reference Comment
304.7Adriaanse, Dekker, et al., 1964Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.05 K; TRC
304.0Sisido, Kazama, et al., 1959Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1.6 K; TRC
303.9Costello and Bowden, 1958Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1. K; TRC
305.Vogel, 1948Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 3. K; TRC
303.4Addison, 1946Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.5 K; TRC
304.Timmermans, 1935Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 2. K; TRC
303.65Kao and Ma, 1931Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 2. K; TRC
302.9Biltz, Fischer, et al., 1930Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1.5 K; TRC
304.4Garner and Randall, 1924Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.2 K; TRC
304.15Von Braun and Sobecki, 1911Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 2. K; TRC
300.1Eykman, 1889Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1. K; TRC
304.6Krafft, 1882Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 2. K; TRC

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Adriaanse, Dekker, et al., 1964
Adriaanse, N.; Dekker, H.; Coops, J., Some Physical Constants of Normal, Saturated Fatty Acids and Their Methyl Esters, Recl. Trav. Chim. Pays-Bas, 1964, 83, 557. [all data]

Sisido, Kazama, et al., 1959
Sisido, K.; Kazama, Y.; Kodama, H.; Nozaki, H., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1959, 81, 5817. [all data]

Costello and Bowden, 1958
Costello, J.M.; Bowden, S.T., The temperature variation of orthobaric density difference in liquid- vapour systems: IV fatty acids, Recl. Trav. Chim. Pays-Bas, 1958, 77, 803. [all data]

Vogel, 1948
Vogel, A.I., J. Chem. Soc., 1948, 1948, 624-44. [all data]

Addison, 1946
Addison, C.C., The Properties of Freshly Formed Surfaces Part VI. The Influence of Temperature and Concentration on the Dynamic and Static Surface Tensions of Aqueous Decoic Acid Solutions, J. Chem. Soc., 1946, 1946, 579-585. [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]

Kao and Ma, 1931
Kao, C.-H.; Ma, S.-Y., Preparation of Decoic Acid, J. Chem. Soc., 1931, 1931, 2046-7. [all data]

Biltz, Fischer, et al., 1930
Biltz, W.; Fischer, W.; Wunnenberg, E., Molecular and Atomic Volumes. The Volume Requirements of Crystalline Organic Compounds and Low Temperatures, Z. Phys. Chem., Abt. A, 1930, 151, 13-55. [all data]

Garner and Randall, 1924
Garner, W.E.; Randall, F.C., Alternation in the Heats of Crystallization of the Normal Monobasic Fatty Acids. Part I., J. Chem. Soc., 1924, 125, 881-96. [all data]

Von Braun and Sobecki, 1911
Von Braun, J.; Sobecki, W., The Preparation of Chlorine and Bromine Derivatives of Organic Bases, Chem. Ber., 1911, 44, 1464. [all data]

Eykman, 1889
Eykman, J.F., Z. Phys. Chem., Stoechiom. Verwandtschaftsl., 1889, 4, 497. [all data]

Krafft, 1882
Krafft, F., On Nineteen Higher Normal Paraffins and a Simple Volume Law for Liquids that form Drops I., Ber. Dtsch. Chem. Ges., 1882, 15, 1687-711. [all data]


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