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Heptane, 4-methyl-

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Gas phase thermochemistry data

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Data compiled by: Hussein Y. Afeefy, Joel F. Liebman, and Stephen E. Stein

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltafgas-50.69 ± 0.28kcal/molCcbProsen and Rossini, 1945 

Condensed phase thermochemistry data

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Data compiled as indicated in comments:
ALS - Hussein Y. Afeefy, Joel F. Liebman, and Stephen E. Stein
DH - Eugene S. Domalski and Elizabeth D. Hearing

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltafliquid-60.18 ± 0.28kcal/molCcbProsen and Rossini, 1945ALS
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltacliquid-1307.09 ± 0.25kcal/molCcbProsen and Rossini, 1945Corresponding «DELTA»fliquid = -60.15 kcal/mol (simple calculation by NIST; no Washburn corrections); ALS

Constant pressure heat capacity of liquid

Cp,liquid (cal/mol*K) Temperature (K) Reference Comment
60.010298.15Osborne and Ginnings, 1947T = 278 to 318 K.; DH

Phase change data

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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
Tboil390.9 ± 0.4KAVGN/AAverage of 23 values; Individual data points
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Tfus151. ± 3.KAVGN/AAverage of 10 values; Individual data points
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Tc561.7 ± 0.5KN/ADaubert, 1996 
Tc561.7KN/AMajer and Svoboda, 1985 
Tc561.67KN/AMcMicking and Kay, 1965Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.4 K; TRC
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Pc25.1 ± 0.4atmN/ADaubert, 1996 
Pc25.087atmN/AMcMicking and Kay, 1965Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.4000 atm; TRC
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Vc0.476l/molN/ADaubert, 1996 
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
rhoc2.10 ± 0.04mol/lN/ADaubert, 1996 
rhoc2.10mol/lN/AMcMicking and Kay, 1965Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.04 mol/l; TRC
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltavap9. ± 1.kcal/molAVGN/AAverage of 6 values; Individual data points

Enthalpy of vaporization

DeltavapH (kcal/mol) Temperature (K) Method Reference Comment
7.971390.9N/AMajer and Svoboda, 1985 
9.13327.A,MMStephenson and Malanowski, 1987Based on data from 312. - 392. K. See also Willingham, Taylor, et al., 1945.; AC
9.25 ± 0.02313.CMajer, Svoboda, et al., 1979AC
8.94 ± 0.02333.CMajer, Svoboda, et al., 1979AC
8.63 ± 0.02353.CMajer, Svoboda, et al., 1979AC
10.1268.N/AStull, 1947Based on data from 253. - 391. K.; AC

Enthalpy of vaporization

ΔvapH = A exp(-βTr) (1 − Tr)β
    ΔvapH = Enthalpy of vaporization (at saturation pressure) (kcal/mol)
    Tr = reduced temperature (T / Tc)

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Temperature (K) A (kcal/mol) beta Tc (K) Reference Comment
298. - 353.13.800.291561.7Majer and Svoboda, 1985 

Antoine Equation Parameters

log10(P) = A − (B / (T + C))
    P = vapor pressure (atm)
    T = temperature (K)

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Temperature (K) A B C Reference Comment
252.8 - 390.84.054521347.236-58.539Stull, 1947Coefficents calculated by NIST from author's data.

Enthalpy of fusion

DeltafusH (kcal/mol) Temperature (K) Reference Comment
2.591152.2Acree, 1991AC

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Reaction thermochemistry data

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Data compiled by: Hussein Y. Afeefy, Joel F. Liebman, and Stephen E. Stein

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Individual Reactions

Octane = Heptane, 4-methyl-

By formula: C8H18 = C8H18

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar-0.44 ± 0.19kcal/molCisoProsen and Rossini, 1945, 2liquid phase; Calculated from «DELTA»Hc

1-Heptene, 4-methyl- + Hydrogen = Heptane, 4-methyl-

By formula: C8H16 + H2 = C8H18

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar-30.1 ± 0.1kcal/molChydRogers, Dejroongruang, et al., 1992liquid phase; solvent: Cyclohexane

Heptane, 2-methyl- = Heptane, 4-methyl-

By formula: C8H18 = C8H18

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar0.32 ± 0.09kcal/molEqkRoganov, Kabo, et al., 1972gas phase; At 368 K

IR Spectrum

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

Gas Phase Spectrum

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Origin NIST Mass Spectrometry Data Center
State gas
Instrument HP-GC/MS/IRD

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Mass spectrum (electron ionization)

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Spectrum

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Origin NIST Mass Spectrometry Data Center, 1990.
NIST MS number 113916

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References

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Prosen and Rossini, 1945
Prosen, E.J.; Rossini, F.D., Heats of combustion and formation of the paraffin hydrocarbons at 25° C, J. Res. NBS, 1945, 263-267. [all data]

Osborne and Ginnings, 1947
Osborne, N.S.; Ginnings, D.C., Measurements of heat of vaporization and heat capacity of a number of hydrocarbons, J. Res. NBS, 1947, 39, 453-477. [all data]

Daubert, 1996
Daubert, T.E., Vapor-Liquid Critical Properties of Elements and Compounds. 5. Branched Alkanes and Cycloalkanes, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 1996, 41, 365-372. [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]

McMicking and Kay, 1965
McMicking, J.H.; Kay, W.B., Vapor Pressures and Saturated Liquid and Vapor Densities of The Isomeric Heptanes and Isomeric Octanes, Proc., Am. Pet. Inst., Sect. 3, 1965, 45, 75-90. [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]

Willingham, Taylor, et al., 1945
Willingham, C.B.; Taylor, W.J.; Pignocco, J.M.; Rossini, F.D., Vapor pressures and boiling points of some paraffin, alkylcyclopentane, alkylcyclohexane, and alkylbenzene hydrocarbons, J. RES. NATL. BUR. STAN., 1945, 35, 3, 219-17, https://doi.org/10.6028/jres.035.009 . [all data]

Majer, Svoboda, et al., 1979
Majer, Vladimír; Svoboda, Václav; Hála, Slavoj; Pick, Jirí, Temperature dependence of heats of vaporization of saturated hydrocarbons C5-C8; Experimental data and an estimation method, Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun., 1979, 44, 3, 637-651, https://doi.org/10.1135/cccc19790637 . [all data]

Stull, 1947
Stull, Daniel R., Vapor Pressure of Pure Substances. Organic and Inorganic Compounds, Ind. Eng. Chem., 1947, 39, 4, 517-540, https://doi.org/10.1021/ie50448a022 . [all data]

Acree, 1991
Acree, William E., Thermodynamic properties of organic compounds: enthalpy of fusion and melting point temperature compilation, Thermochimica Acta, 1991, 189, 1, 37-56, https://doi.org/10.1016/0040-6031(91)87098-H . [all data]

Prosen and Rossini, 1945, 2
Prosen, E.J.; Rossini, F.D., Heats of isomerization of the 18 octanes, J. Res. NBS, 1945, 34, 163-174. [all data]

Rogers, Dejroongruang, et al., 1992
Rogers, D.W.; Dejroongruang, K.; Samuel, S.D.; Fang, W.; Zhao, Y., Enthalpies of hydrogenation of the octenes and the methylheptenes, J. Chem. Thermodyn., 1992, 24, 561-565. [all data]

Roganov, Kabo, et al., 1972
Roganov, G.N.; Kabo, G.Ya.; Andreevskii, D.N., Thermodynamics of the isomerization of methylpentanes and methylheptanes, Neftekhimiya, 1972, 12, 495-500. [all data]


Notes

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