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Ethene, trifluoro-

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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
L - Sharon G. Lias

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

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
IE (evaluated)10.14eVN/AN/AL
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Proton affinity (review)699.4kJ/molN/AHunter and Lias, 1998HL
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Gas basicity666.9kJ/molN/AHunter and Lias, 1998HL

Ionization energy determinations

IE (eV) Method Reference Comment
10.14 ± 0.02PEBieri, Niessen, et al., 1981LLK
10.14PESell, Mintz, et al., 1978LLK
10.14PIBralsford, Harris, et al., 1960RDSH
10.62 ± 0.02PEBieri, Niessen, et al., 1981Vertical value; LLK
10.54 ± 0.02PESell and Kuppermann, 1979Vertical value; LLK
10.53PEBrundle, Robin, et al., 1972Vertical value; LLK

Appearance energy determinations

Ion AE (eV) Other Products MethodReferenceComment
CF+15.2?EILifshitz and Long, 1963RDSH
CF2+19.28?EILifshitz and Long, 1963RDSH
CHF+15.38CF2?EILifshitz and Long, 1963RDSH
CHF2+14.22CFEILifshitz and Long, 1963RDSH
C2F2+14.83?EILifshitz and Long, 1963RDSH
C2HF+20.0?EILifshitz and Long, 1963RDSH
C2HF2+16.13FEILifshitz and Long, 1963RDSH

De-protonation reactions

C2F3- + Hydrogen cation = Ethene, trifluoro-

By formula: C2F3- + H+ = C2HF3

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar1630. ± 24.kJ/molD-EASpyrou, Sauers, et al., 1983gas phase; From C3F8. G3MP2B3 calculations indicate an EA of ca. 2.4 eV, and HOF(A-) of -110 kcal/mol.; B


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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]

Bieri, Niessen, et al., 1981
Bieri, G.; Niessen, W.V.; Asbrink, L.; Svensson, A., The He(II) photoelectron spectra of the fluorosubstituted ethylenes and their analysis by the green's function method, Chem. Phys., 1981, 60, 61. [all data]

Sell, Mintz, et al., 1978
Sell, J.A.; Mintz, D.M.; Kupperman, A., Photoelectron angular distributions of carbon-carbon «pi» electrons in ethylene, benzene, and their fluorinated derivatives, Chem. Phys. Lett., 1978, 58, 601. [all data]

Bralsford, Harris, et al., 1960
Bralsford, R.; Harris, P.V.; Price, W.C., The effect of fluorine on the electronic spectra and ionization potentials of molecules, Proc. Roy. Soc. (London), 1960, A258, 459. [all data]

Sell and Kuppermann, 1979
Sell, J.A.; Kuppermann, A., Variable angle photoelectron spectroscopy of the fluoroethylenes, J. Chem. Phys., 1979, 71, 4703. [all data]

Brundle, Robin, et al., 1972
Brundle, C.R.; Robin, M.B.; Kuebler, N.A.; Basch, H., Perfluoro effect in photoelectron spectroscopy. I. Nonaromatic molecules, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1972, 94, 1451. [all data]

Lifshitz and Long, 1963
Lifshitz, C.; Long, F.A., Appearance potentials and mass spectra of fluorinated ethylenes. I. Decomposition mechanisms and their energetics, J. Phys. Chem., 1963, 67, 2463. [all data]

Spyrou, Sauers, et al., 1983
Spyrou, S.M.; Sauers, I.; Christophorou, L.G., Electron attachment to the perfluoroalkanes n-CnF2n+2 (n = 1-6) and i-C4F10, J. Chem. Phys., 1983, 78, 7200. [all data]


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