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Kovats' RI, non-polar column, isothermal

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Data compiled by: NIST Mass Spectrometry Data Center, William E. Wallace, director

Column type CapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillary
Active phase Petrocol DHSqualaneSqualaneSqualaneSqualane
Column length (m) 150.93. 50.100.
Carrier gas H2He H2N2
Column diameter (mm) 0.250.25 0.20.25
Phase thickness (mum) 1.    
Temperature (C)
I 766.2758.4747.763.747.
ReferenceSoják, Addová, et al., 2004Soják, Addová, et al., 2004Chretien and Dubois, 1976Mitra, Mohan, et al., 1974Rijks and Cramers, 1974
Column type CapillaryCapillary
Active phase SqualaneSqualane
Column length (m) 100.91.4
Carrier gas N2N2
Column diameter (mm) 0.250.25
Phase thickness (mum)   
Temperature (C) 70.40.
I 749.761.
ReferenceRijks and Cramers, 1974Matukuma, 1969


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Soják, Addová, et al., 2004
Soják, L.; Addová, G.; Kubinec, R.; Kraus, A.; Bohác, A., Capillary gas chromatography-mass spectrometry of all 93 acyclic octenes and their identification in fluid catalytic cracked gasoline, J. Chromatogr. A, 2004, 1025, 2, 237-253, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chroma.2003.10.112 . [all data]

Chretien and Dubois, 1976
Chretien, J.R.; Dubois, J.-E., New Perspectives in the Prediction of Kovats Indices, J. Chromatogr., 1976, 126, 171-189, https://doi.org/10.1016/S0021-9673(01)84071-1 . [all data]

Mitra, Mohan, et al., 1974
Mitra, G.D.; Mohan, G.; Sinha, A., Gas chromatographic analysis of complex hydrocarbon mixtures, J. Chromatogr. A, 1974, 91, 633-648, https://doi.org/10.1016/S0021-9673(01)97944-0 . [all data]

Rijks and Cramers, 1974
Rijks, J.A.; Cramers, C.A., High precision capillary gas chromatography of hydrocarbons, Chromatographia, 1974, 7, 3, 99-106, https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02269819 . [all data]

Matukuma, 1969
Matukuma, A., Retention indices of alkanes through C10 and alkenes through C8 and relation between boiling points and retention data, Gas Chromatogr., Int. Symp. Anal. Instrum. Div Instrum Soc. Amer., 1969, 7, 55-75. [all data]


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