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1,3,5,7-Cyclooctatetraene

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Reaction thermochemistry 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:
B - John E. Bartmess
ALS - Hussein Y. Afeefy, Joel F. Liebman, and Stephen E. Stein

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Individual Reactions

C8H7- + Hydrogen cation = 1,3,5,7-Cyclooctatetraene

By formula: C8H7- + H+ = C8H8

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar382.7 ± 2.8kcal/molG+TSKato, Lee, et al., 1997gas phase; B
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar374.8 ± 2.5kcal/molIMREKato, Lee, et al., 1997gas phase; B

4Hydrogen + 1,3,5,7-Cyclooctatetraene = Cyclooctane

By formula: 4H2 + C8H8 = C8H16

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar-97.96 ± 0.05kcal/molChydTurner, Meador, et al., 1957liquid phase; solvent: Acetic acid; ALS

1,3,5,7-Cyclooctatetraene = Styrene

By formula: C8H8 = C8H8

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar-34.35 ± 0.34kcal/molCisoProsen, Johnson, et al., 1947liquid phase; ALS

1,3,5,7-Cyclooctatetraene = Bicyclo[4.2.0]octa-2,4,7-triene

By formula: C8H8 = c8H8

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltar5.5 ± 0.6kcal/molEqkSquillacote and Bergman, 1986gas phase; ALS

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.

Kato, Lee, et al., 1997
Kato, S.; Lee, H.S.; Gareyev, R.; Wenthold, P.G.; Lineberger, W.C.; DePuy, C.H.; Bierbaum, V.M., Experimental and Computational Studies of the Structures and Energetics of Cyclooctatetraene and Its Derivatives, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1997, 119, 33, 7863, https://doi.org/10.1021/ja971433d . [all data]

Turner, Meador, et al., 1957
Turner, R.B.; Meador, W.R.; Doering, W.E.; Knox, L.H.; Mayer, J.R.; Wiley, D.W., Heats of hydrogenation. III. Hydrogenation of cycllooctatetraene and of some seven-membered non-benzenoid aromatic compounds, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1957, 79, 4127-4133. [all data]

Prosen, Johnson, et al., 1947
Prosen, E.J.; Johnson, W.H.; Rossini, F.D., Heat of combustion and formation of 1,3,5,7-cyclooctatetraene and its heat of isomerization to styrene, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1947, 69, 2068-2069. [all data]

Squillacote and Bergman, 1986
Squillacote, M.E.; Bergman, A., Trapping of 1,3,5,7-cyclooctatetraene valence tautomers. Thermodynamic stability of bicyclo[4.2.0]octa-2,4,7-triene, J. Org. Chem., 1986, 51, 3910-3911. [all data]


Notes

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