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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 Polydimethyl siloxane: CP-Sil 5 CBPetrocol DHOV-101BP-1DB-5MS
Column length (m)
Carrier gas HeliumHeliumNitrogenHeHe
Column diameter (mm)
Phase thickness (mum) 1.00.500.250.750.25
Tstart (C)
Tend (C)
Heat rate (K/min) 3.615.6.5.3.
Initial hold (min) 1.4515.  1.
Final hold (min) 2.7230.   
I 658.651.666.662.654.9
ReferenceBramston-Cook, 2013Supelco, 2012Zenkevich, Eliseenkov, et al., 2009Health Safety Executive, 2000Shoenmakers, Oomen, et al., 2000
Column type CapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillary
Active phase Methyl SiliconeOV-101SE-54DB-1SE-30
Column length (m)
Carrier gas  HeliumHeHeHe
Column diameter (mm)
Phase thickness (mum) 0.250.500.51.2 
Tstart (C)
Tend (C)
Heat rate (K/min)
Initial hold (min)
Final hold (min)      
I 648.95658.670.658.651.
ReferenceBaraldi, Rapparini, et al., 1999Orav, Kailas, et al., 1999Bellesia, Pinetti, et al., 1996Ciccioli, Cecinato, et al., 1992Heydanek and McGorrin, 1981
Column type PackedCapillary
Active phase Apiezon LSF-96
Column length (m) 2.111.
Carrier gas  Nitrogen
Substrate Chromosorb G-AW-DMCS 
Column diameter (mm)  0.76
Phase thickness (mum)   
Tstart (C) 25. 
Tend (C)  130.
Heat rate (K/min) 10.3.
Initial hold (min)  8.
Final hold (min)  40.
I 668.659.
ReferenceDahlmann, Köser, et al., 1979Donetzhuber, Johansson, et al., 1976


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Bramston-Cook, 2013
Bramston-Cook, R., Kovats indices for C2-C13 hydrocarbons and selected oxygenated/halocarbons with 100 % dimethylpolysiloxane columns, 2013, retrieved from http://lotusinstruments.com/monographs/List .... [all data]

Supelco, 2012
Supelco, CatalogNo. 24160-U, Petrocol DH Columns. Catalog No. 24160-U, 2012, retrieved from http://www.sigmaaldrich.com/etc/medialib/docs/Supelco/Datasheet/1/w97949.Par.0001.File.tmp/w97949.pdf. [all data]

Zenkevich, Eliseenkov, et al., 2009
Zenkevich, I.G.; Eliseenkov, E.V.; Kasatochkin, A.N., Chromatographic Identification of Cyclohexane Chlorination Products by an Additive Scheme for the Prediction of Retention Indices, Chromatographia, 2009, 70, 5/6, 839-849, https://doi.org/10.1365/s10337-009-1213-x . [all data]

Health Safety Executive, 2000
Health Safety Executive, MDHS 96 Volatile organic compounds in air - Laboratory method using pumed solid sorbent tubes, solvent desorption and gas chromatography in Methods for the Determination of Hazardous Substances (MDHS) guidance, Crown, Colegate, Norwich, 2000, 1-24, retrieved from http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/mdhs/pdfs/mdhs96.pdf. [all data]

Shoenmakers, Oomen, et al., 2000
Shoenmakers, P.J.; Oomen, J.L.M.M.; Blomberg, J.; Genuit, W.; van Velzen, G., Comparison of comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry for the characterization of complex hydrocarbon mixtures, J. Chromatogr. A, 2000, 892, 1-2, 29-46, https://doi.org/10.1016/S0021-9673(00)00744-5 . [all data]

Baraldi, Rapparini, et al., 1999
Baraldi, R.; Rapparini, F.; Rossi, F.; Latella, A.; Ciccioli, P., Volatile organic compound emissions from flowers of the most occurring and economically important species of fruit trees, Phys. Chem. Earth, 1999, 24, 6, 729-732, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1464-1909(99)00073-8 . [all data]

Orav, Kailas, et al., 1999
Orav, A.; Kailas, T.; Muurisepp, M.; Kann, J., Composition of the oil from waste tires. 1. Fraction boiling at yp to 160 0C, Proc. Estonian Acad. Sci. Chem., 1999, 48, 1, 30-39. [all data]

Bellesia, Pinetti, et al., 1996
Bellesia, F.; Pinetti, A.; Bianchi, A.; Tirillini, B., Volatile compounds of the white truffle (Tuber magnaturn Pico) from middle Italy, Flavour Fragr. J., 1996, 11, 4, 239-243, https://doi.org/10.1002/(SICI)1099-1026(199607)11:4<239::AID-FFJ573>3.0.CO;2-A . [all data]

Ciccioli, Cecinato, et al., 1992
Ciccioli, P.; Cecinato, A.; Brancaleoni, E.; Frattoni, M.; Liberti, A., Use of carbon adsorption traps combined with high resolution gas chromatography - mass spectrometry for the analysis of polar and non-polar C4-C14 hydrocarbons involved in photochemical smog formation, J. Hi. Res. Chromatogr., 1992, 15, 2, 75-84, https://doi.org/10.1002/jhrc.1240150205 . [all data]

Heydanek and McGorrin, 1981
Heydanek, M.G.; McGorrin, R.J., Gas chromatography-mass spectroscopy investigations on the flavor chemistry of oat groats, J. Agric. Food Chem., 1981, 29, 5, 950-954, https://doi.org/10.1021/jf00107a016 . [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]

Donetzhuber, Johansson, et al., 1976
Donetzhuber, A.; Johansson, K.; Sandstroem, C., Gas phase characterization of wood, pulp, and paper, Appl. Polymer Symp., 1976, 28, 889-901. [all data]


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