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Phase change data

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

Data compiled as indicated in comments:
BS - Robert L. Brown and Stephen E. Stein
TRC - Thermodynamics Research Center, NIST Boulder Laboratories, Chris Muzny director
AC - William E. Acree, Jr., James S. Chickos
ALS - Hussein Y. Afeefy, Joel F. Liebman, and Stephen E. Stein

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Tboil388. ± 2.KAVGN/AAverage of 36 out of 37 values; Individual data points
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Tc559.6 ± 0.5KN/AGude and Teja, 1995 
Tc559.6KN/ATeja, Lee, et al., 1989TRC
Tc559.6KN/ASmith, Anselme, et al., 1986Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.25 K; TRC
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Vc0.325l/molN/AGude and Teja, 1995 
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
rhoc3.07mol/lN/AGude and Teja, 1995 
rhoc3.07mol/lN/ASmith, Anselme, et al., 1986Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.23 mol/l; TRC
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltavap12.91kcal/molN/AMajer and Svoboda, 1985 
Deltavap12.7 ± 0.02kcal/molEBPeschenko, Shvaro, et al., 1988See also Kulikov, Verevkin, et al., 2001.; AC
Deltavap12.36 ± 0.30kcal/molVChao and Rossini, 1965Heat of formation derived by Cox and Pilcher, 1970; ALS
Deltavap12.6kcal/molCMcCurdy and Laidler, 1963AC

Reduced pressure boiling point

Tboil (K) Pressure (atm) Reference Comment
387.70.986Aldrich Chemical Company Inc., 1990BS

Enthalpy of vaporization

DeltavapH (kcal/mol) Temperature (K) Method Reference Comment
14.3260.AStephenson and Malanowski, 1987Based on data from 245. - 390. K.; AC
11.9332.N/ASachek, Markovnik, et al., 1984Based on data from 317. - 389. K.; AC
12.8294.N/ACabani, Conti, et al., 1975Based on data from 279. - 318. K.; AC
12.0319.N/AWilhoit and Zwolinski, 1973Based on data from 294. - 389. K.; AC

Enthalpy of fusion

DeltafusH (kcal/mol) Temperature (K) Reference Comment
2.17204.2Lohmann, Joh, et al., 1997AC

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Gude and Teja, 1995
Gude, M.; Teja, A.S., Vapor-Liquid Critical Properties of Elements and Compounds. 4. Aliphatic Alkanols, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 1995, 40, 1025-1036. [all data]

Teja, Lee, et al., 1989
Teja, A.S.; Lee, R.J.; Rosenthal, D.J.; Anselme, M.J., Correlation of the Critical Properties of Alkanes and Alkanols in 5th IUPAC Conference on Alkanes and AlkanolsGradisca, 1989. [all data]

Smith, Anselme, et al., 1986
Smith, R.L.; Anselme, M.J.; Teja, A.S., The Critical Temperatures of Isomeric Pentanols and Heptanols, Fluid Phase Equilib., 1986, 31, 161. [all data]

Majer and Svoboda, 1985
Majer, V.; Svoboda, V., Enthalpies of Vaporization of Organic Compounds: A Critical Review and Data Compilation, Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford, 1985, 300. [all data]

Peschenko, Shvaro, et al., 1988
Peschenko, A.D.; Shvaro, O.V.; Zubkov, V.I., Termodin. Org. Soedin. Gor'kii, 1988, 39. [all data]

Kulikov, Verevkin, et al., 2001
Kulikov, Dmitry; Verevkin, Sergey P.; Heintz, Andreas, Determination of Vapor Pressures and Vaporization Enthalpies of the Aliphatic Branched C 5 and C 6 Alcohols, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 2001, 46, 6, 1593-1600, https://doi.org/10.1021/je010187p . [all data]

Chao and Rossini, 1965
Chao, J.; Rossini, F.D., Heats of combustion, formation, and isomerization of nineteen alkanols, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 1965, 10, 374-379. [all data]

Cox and Pilcher, 1970
Cox, J.D.; Pilcher, G., Thermochemistry of Organic and Organometallic Compounds, Academic Press, New York, 1970, 1-636. [all data]

McCurdy and Laidler, 1963
McCurdy, K.G.; Laidler, K.J., HEATS OF VAPORIZATION OF A SERIES OF ALIPHATIC ALCOHOLS, Can. J. Chem., 1963, 41, 8, 1867-1871, https://doi.org/10.1139/v63-274 . [all data]

Aldrich Chemical Company Inc., 1990
Aldrich Chemical Company Inc., Catalog Handbook of Fine Chemicals, Aldrich Chemical Company, Inc., Milwaukee WI, 1990, 1. [all data]

Stephenson and Malanowski, 1987
Stephenson, Richard M.; Malanowski, Stanislaw, Handbook of the Thermodynamics of Organic Compounds, 1987, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-009-3173-2 . [all data]

Sachek, Markovnik, et al., 1984
Sachek, A.I.; Markovnik, V.S.; Peshchenko, A.D.; Shvaro, A.V.; Andreevskii, D.N., Khim. Prom-st. (Moscow), 1984, 337. [all data]

Cabani, Conti, et al., 1975
Cabani, Sergio; Conti, G.; Mollica, V.; Lepori, L., Thermodynamic study of dilute aqueous solutions of organic compounds. Part 4.---Cyclic and straight chain secondary alcohols, J. Chem. Soc., Faraday Trans. 1, 1975, 71, 0, 1943, https://doi.org/10.1039/f19757101943 . [all data]

Wilhoit and Zwolinski, 1973
Wilhoit, R.C.; Zwolinski, B.J., Physical and thermodynamic properties of aliphatic alcohols, J. Phys. Chem. Ref. Data Suppl., 1973, 1, 2, 1. [all data]

Lohmann, Joh, et al., 1997
Lohmann, J.; Joh, R.; Gmehling, J., Solid-Liquid Equilibria of Viscous Binary Mixtures with Alcohols, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 1997, 42, 6, 1170-1175, https://doi.org/10.1021/je9700683 . [all data]


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