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Normal alkane RI, non-polar column, temperature ramp

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

Column type CapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillary
Active phase VF-5 MSVF-5 MSHP-5 MSHP-5HP-5
Column length (m)
Carrier gas HeliumHeliumHeliumHeHe
Column diameter (mm) 0.320.320.250.250.25
Phase thickness (mum)
Tstart (C)
Tend (C)
Heat rate (K/min)
Initial hold (min)   5.2.5.
Final hold (min)
I 889.891.880.870.867.
ReferenceLeffingwell and Alford, 2011Leffingwell and Alford, 2011Kim and Chung, 2009Wang, Yang, et al., 2006Figuérédo, Cabassu, et al., 2005
Column type CapillaryCapillaryCapillaryPacked
Active phase DB-5OV-101OV-101Apiezon L
Column length (m)
Carrier gas He   
Substrate    Chromosorb G-AW-DMCS
Column diameter (mm) 
Phase thickness (mum) 0.25   
Tstart (C)
Tend (C) 300.200.200. 
Heat rate (K/min)
Initial hold (min)     
Final hold (min)     
I 849.880.880.928.
ReferenceRuberto, Biondi, et al., 2002Egolf and Jurs, 1993Anker, Jurs, et al., 1990Dahlmann, Köser, et al., 1979


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

Leffingwell and Alford, 2011
Leffingwell, J.; Alford, E.D., Volatile constituents of the giant pufball mushroom (Calvatia gigantea), Leffingwell Rep., 2011, 4, 1-17. [all data]

Kim and Chung, 2009
Kim, J.-S.; Chung, H.Y., GC-MS analysis of the volatile components in dried boxthorn (Lycium chimensis) Fruit, J. Korean Soc. Appl. Biol. Chem., 2009, 52, 5, 516-524, https://doi.org/10.3839/jksabc.2009.088 . [all data]

Wang, Yang, et al., 2006
Wang, Q.; Yang, Y.; Zhao, X.; Zhu, B.; Nan, P.; Zhao, J.; Wang, L.; Chen, F.; Liu, Z.; Zhong, Y., Chemical variation in the essential oil of Ephedra sinica from Northeastern China, Food Chem., 2006, 98, 1, 52-58, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodchem.2005.04.033 . [all data]

Figuérédo, Cabassu, et al., 2005
Figuérédo, G.; Cabassu, P.; Chalchat, J.-C.; Pasquier, B., Studies of Mediterranean oregano populations- V. Chemical composition of essential oils of oregano: Origanum syriacum L. var. bevanii (Holmes) Ietswaart, O. syriacum L. var. sinaicum (Boiss.) Ietswaart, and O. syriacum L. var. syriacum from Lebanon and Israel, Flavour Fragr. J., 2005, 20, 164-168. [all data]

Ruberto, Biondi, et al., 2002
Ruberto, G.; Biondi, D.; Barbagallo, C.; Meli, R.; Savoca, F., Constituents of stem and flower oils of Helichrysum litoreum Guss., Flavour Fragr. J., 2002, 17, 1, 46-48, https://doi.org/10.1002/ffj.1037 . [all data]

Egolf and Jurs, 1993
Egolf, L.M.; Jurs, P.C., Quantitative structure-retention and structure-odor intensity relationships for a diverse group of odor-active compounds, Anal. Chem., 1993, 65, 21, 3119-3126, https://doi.org/10.1021/ac00069a027 . [all data]

Anker, Jurs, et al., 1990
Anker, L.S.; Jurs, P.C.; Edwards, P.A., Quantitative structure-retention relationship studies of odor-active aliphatic compounds with oxygen-containing functional groups, Anal. Chem., 1990, 62, 24, 2676-2684, https://doi.org/10.1021/ac00223a006 . [all data]

Dahlmann, Köser, et al., 1979
Dahlmann, G.; Köser, H.J.K.; Oelert, H.H., Multiple korrelation von retentionsindizes, Chromatographia, 1979, 12, 10, 665-671, https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02302943 . [all data]


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