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Hexadecane

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Gas phase thermochemistry data

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Data compiled as indicated in comments:
DRB - Donald R. Burgess, Jr.
GT - Glushko Thermocenter, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltafgas-374.9kJ/molN/AFraser and Prosen, 1955Value computed using «DELTA»fHliquid° value of -456.3±2 kj/mol from Fraser and Prosen, 1955 and «DELTA»vapH° value of 81.38 kj/mol from missing citation.; DRB
Deltafgas-374.7kJ/molN/ARichardson and Parks, 1939Value computed using «DELTA»fHliquid° value of -456.1±4.1 kj/mol from Richardson and Parks, 1939 and «DELTA»vapH° value of 81.38 kj/mol from missing citation.; DRB
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
gas778.31J/mol*KN/AStull D.R., 1969This value is based on the low-temperature results [ Finke H.L., 1954] for S(liquid).; GT

References

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Data compilation copyright by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce on behalf of the U.S.A. All rights reserved.

Fraser and Prosen, 1955
Fraser, F.M.; Prosen, E.J., Heats of combustion of liquid n-hexadecane, 1-hexadecene, n-decylbenzene, n-decylcyclohexane, n-decylcyclopentane, and the variation of heat of combustion with chain length, J. Res. NBS, 1955, 55, 329-333. [all data]

Richardson and Parks, 1939
Richardson, J.W.; Parks, G.S., Thermal data on organic compounds. XIX. Modern combustion data for some non-volatile compounds containing carbon, hydrogen and oxygen, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1939, 61, 3543-3546. [all data]

Stull D.R., 1969
Stull D.R., Jr., The Chemical Thermodynamics of Organic Compounds. Wiley, New York, 1969. [all data]

Finke H.L., 1954
Finke H.L., Low-temperature thermal data for the nine normal paraffin hydrocarbons from octane to hexadecane, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1954, 76, 333-341. [all data]


Notes

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