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Normal alkane RI, non-polar column, custom temperature program

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

Column type CapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillary
Active phase DB-5 MSHP-5 MSSiloxane, 5 % Ph5 % Phenyl polydimethyl siloxanePolydimethyl siloxane, 5 % phenyl
Column length (m) 30.30.   
Carrier gas HeliumHelium   
Column diameter (mm) 0.250.25   
Phase thickness (mum) 0.250.25   
Program 70 0C 5 0C/min -> 120 0C 10 0C/min -> 280 0C (20 min)not specifiednot specifiednot specifiednot specified
I 1028.1022.1022.1026.1022.
ReferencePurushothaman and Ravi, 2013Kotowska, Zalikowski, et al., 2012VOC BinBase, 2012Chaverri, Diaz, et al., 2011Skogerson, Wohlgemuth, et al., 2011
Column type CapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillary
Active phase HP-5 MSDB-1DB-5DB-5DB-5 MS
Column length (m)
Carrier gas HeliumHeliumHeliumHelium 
Column diameter (mm)
Phase thickness (mum)
Program 50 0C (3 min) 3 0C/min -> 160 0C (10 min) 3 0C/min -> 240 0Cnot specified50 0C m6 0C/min -> 140 0C 5 0C/min -> 160 0C (1 min) 10 0C/min -> 200 0Cnot specified80 0C (1.5 min) 4 pC/min -> 180 0C 10 0C/min -> 300 0C (10 min)
I 1021.1022.1025.1026.1023.
ReferenceSharifiar, Yassa, et al., 2010Xu, Tang, et al., 2010Courtois, Paine, et al., 2009Porto, Decorti, et al., 2009Silva, Doria, et al., 2008
Column type CapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillary
Active phase HP-5HP-5HP-5MSDB-5 MSCP Sil 8 CB
Column length (m)
Carrier gas   HeHeliumHelium
Column diameter (mm)
Phase thickness (mum)
Program 40 0C (2 min) 5 0C/min -> 80 0C 7 oC/min -> 160 0C 9 0C/min -> 200 0C 20 0C/min -> 280 0C (10 min)not specified40C(5min) => 2C/min => 250C(15min) => 10C/min => 270C60 0C 3 0C/min -> 210 0C 5 0C/min -> 250 0C60 0C (2 min) 5 0C/min -> 160 0C (1 min) 10 0C/min -> 280 0C (3 min)
I 1024.1021.1020.1022.1026.
ReferenceZhao, Li, et al., 2008Zhao, Li, et al., 2008Formisano, Mignola, et al., 2007Haznagy-Radnai, Szigle, et al., 2007Radusiene, Judzentiene, et al., 2007
Column type CapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillary
Active phase HP-5MSCP Sil 8 CBAT-5DB-5Squalane
Column length (m) 
Carrier gas HeHeHeHe 
Column diameter (mm) 0.250.320.250.25 
Phase thickness (mum)  
Program 40C(1min) => 8C/min => 160C => 12C/min => 300C(5min)70C(5min) => 3C/min => 100C (1min) => 25C/min => 250C (10min)50 0C 5 0C/min -> 135 0C (1 min) 5 0C/min -> 225 0C (5 min) 5 0C/min -> 260 0Cnot specifiednot specified
I 1025.1025.1022.1022.1016.9
ReferenceLi, Deng, et al., 2006Mockute and Judzentiene, 2003Usai, Atzei, et al., 2003Isidorov, Zenkevich, et al., 2001Dimov and Mekenyan, 1989
Column type Capillary
Active phase OV-1, SE-30, Methyl silicone, SP-2100, OV-101, DB-1, etc.
Column length (m) 50.
Carrier gas Hydrogen
Column diameter (mm) 0.32
Phase thickness (mum)  
Program not specified
I 1017.
ReferenceWaggott and Davies, 1984
Comment MSDC-RI


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Purushothaman and Ravi, 2013
Purushothaman, D.N.; Ravi, S., GC-MS analusis of essential oil obtained from Heracleum candolleanum (Wight et Arn), J. Pharmacy Res., 2013, 6, 1, 155-157, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jopr.2012.11.032 . [all data]

Kotowska, Zalikowski, et al., 2012
Kotowska, U.; Zalikowski, M.; Isidorov, V.A., HS-SPME/GC-MS analysis of volatile and semi-volatile organic compounds emitted from municipal sewage sludge, Environ. Monit. Asses., 2012, 184, 5, 2893-2907, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10661-011-2158-8 . [all data]

VOC BinBase, 2012
VOC BinBase, The volatile compound BinBase (VOC BinBase), 2012, retrieved from http://fiehnlab.ucdavis.edu/projects/VocBinBase and http://binbase.sourceforge.net. [all data]

Chaverri, Diaz, et al., 2011
Chaverri, C.; Diaz, C.; Cicco, J.F., Chemical analysis of essential oils from Ocotea gomezii W.C. Burger and Ocotea morae Gomez-Laur. (Lauraceae) collected at Reserva biologica Alberto M. Brenes in Costa Rica and their cytotoxic activity on Tumor cell lines, J. Braz. Chem. Soc., 2011, 22, 4, s1-s4, https://doi.org/10.1590/S0103-50532011000400018 . [all data]

Skogerson, Wohlgemuth, et al., 2011
Skogerson, K.; Wohlgemuth, G.; Fiehn, O., VocBinNase, 2011, retrieved from http://fiehnlab.ucdavis.edu/projects//VocBinBase. [all data]

Sharifiar, Yassa, et al., 2010
Sharifiar, F.; Yassa, N.; Mozaffarian, V., Bioactivity of major components from the seeds of Bunium persicum (Boiss.) Fedtch, Pakistan J. Pharm. Sci., 2010, 23, 3, 300-304. [all data]

Xu, Tang, et al., 2010
Xu, X.; Tang, Z.; Liang, Y., Comparative analysis of plant essential oils by GC-MS coupled with integrated chemometric resolution methods, Anal. Methods, 2010, 2, 4, 359-367, https://doi.org/10.1039/b9ay00213h . [all data]

Courtois, Paine, et al., 2009
Courtois, E.A.; Paine, C.E.; Blandinieres, P.-A.; Stien, D.; Bessiere, J.-M.; Houel, E.; Baraloto, C.; Chave, J., Diversity of the volatile organic compounds emitted by 55 species of tropical trees: a survey in French Guiana, J. Chem. Ecol., 2009, 35, 11, 1349-1362, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10886-009-9718-1 . [all data]

Porto, Decorti, et al., 2009
Porto, C.Da.; Decorti, D.; Kikic, I., Flavour compounds of Lavandula angustifolia L. to use in food manufacturing: comparison of three different extraction methods, Food Chem., 2009, 112, 4, 1072-1078, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodchem.2008.07.015 . [all data]

Silva, Doria, et al., 2008
Silva, W.L.; Doria, G.A.A.; Maia, R.T.; Nunes, R.S.; Carvalho, G.A.; Blank, A.F.; Alves, P.B.; Marcal, R.M.; Cavalcanti, S.C.H., Effects of essential oils on Aedes aegypti larvae: alternatives to environmentally safe insecticides, Bioresource Technol., 2008, 99, 8, 3251-3255, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biortech.2007.05.064 . [all data]

Zhao, Li, et al., 2008
Zhao, Y.; Li, J.; Xu, Y.; Duan, H.; Fan, W.; Zhao, G., EXtraction, preparation and identification of volatile compounds in Changyu XO brandy, Chinese J. Chromatogr., 2008, 26, 2, 212-222, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1872-2059(08)60014-0 . [all data]

Formisano, Mignola, et al., 2007
Formisano, C.; Mignola, E.; Rigano, D.; Senatore, F.; Bellone, G.; Bruno, M.; Rosselli, S., Chemical composition and antimicrobial activity of the essential oil from aerial parts of Micromeria fruticulosa (Bertol.) Grande (Lamiaceae) growing wild in Southern Italy, Flavour Fragr. J., 2007, 22, 4, 289-292, https://doi.org/10.1002/ffj.1795 . [all data]

Haznagy-Radnai, Szigle, et al., 2007
Haznagy-Radnai, E.; Szigle, Sz.; Mathe, I., Analysis of the essential oil of Downy wounderwort (Stachys Germanica L.), Acta Fac. Pharm. Univer. Comenianae, 2007, 54, 78-83. [all data]

Radusiene, Judzentiene, et al., 2007
Radusiene, J.; Judzentiene, A.; Peciulyte, D.; Janulis, V., Essential Oil Composition and Antimicrobial Assay of Acorus calamus Leaves from Different Wild Populations, Plant Genetic Resources: Characterization and Utilization, 2007, 5, 1, 37-44, https://doi.org/10.1017/S1479262107390928 . [all data]

Li, Deng, et al., 2006
Li, N.; Deng, C.; Li, Y.; Ye, H.; Zhang, X., Gas chromatography-mass spectrometry following microwave distillation and headspace solid-phase microextraction for fast analysis of essential oil in dry traditional Chinese medicine, J. Chromatogr. A, 2006, 1133, 1-2, 29-34, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chroma.2006.08.046 . [all data]

Mockute and Judzentiene, 2003
Mockute, D.; Judzentiene, A., The myrtenol chemotype of essential oil of Tanacetum vulgare L. var. vulgare (tansy) growing wild in the Vilnius region, Chemija, 2003, 14, 2, 103-107. [all data]

Usai, Atzei, et al., 2003
Usai, M.; Atzei, A.; Pintore, G.; Casanova, I., Composition and variability of the essential oil of Sardinian Thymus herba-barona Loisel, Flavour Fragr. J., 2003, 18, 1, 21-25, https://doi.org/10.1002/ffj.1137 . [all data]

Isidorov, Zenkevich, et al., 2001
Isidorov, V.A.; Zenkevich, I.G.; Krajewska, U.; Dubis, E.N.; Jaroszynska, J.; Bal, K., Gas chromatographic analysis of essential oils with preliminary partition of components, Phytochem. Anal., 2001, 12, 2, 87-90, https://doi.org/10.1002/pca.564 . [all data]

Dimov and Mekenyan, 1989
Dimov, N.; Mekenyan, Ov., Quantitative Relationships Between the Structure of Alkylbenzenes and Their Gas Chromatographic Retention on Stationary Phasses with Different Polarity, J. Chromatogr., 1989, 471, 227-236, https://doi.org/10.1016/S0021-9673(00)94170-0 . [all data]

Waggott and Davies, 1984
Waggott, A.; Davies, I.W., Identification of organic pollutants using linear temperature programmed retention indices (LTPRIs) - Part II, 1984, retrieved from http://dwi.defra.gov.uk/research/completed-research/reports/dwi0383.pdf. [all data]


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