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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-101PONABP-1
Column length (m)
Carrier gas HeliumHeliumNitrogenNitrogenHe
Column diameter (mm)
Phase thickness (μm) 1.00.500.250.500.75
Tstart (C)
Tend (C)
Heat rate (K/min) 3.615.6.2.5.
Initial hold (min) 1.4515. 15. 
Final hold (min) 2.7230. 10. 
I 674.666.675.673.678.
ReferenceBramston-Cook, 2013Supelco, 2012Zenkevich, Eliseenkov, et al., 2009Zhang, Ding, et al., 2009Health Safety Executive, 2000
Column type CapillaryCapillaryCapillaryCapillaryPacked
Active phase OV-101OV-101DB-1OV-101Apiezon L
Column length (m)
Carrier gas HeliumN2HeHe 
Substrate     Chromosorb G-AW-DMCS
Column diameter (mm) 
Phase thickness (μm) 0.50 1.0  
Tstart (C) 30.50.-20.50.25.
Tend (C) 100.220. 230. 
Heat rate (K/min)
Initial hold (min) 6.    
Final hold (min)      
I 677.675.673.675.667.
ReferenceOrav, Kailas, et al., 1999Chupalov and Zenkevich, 1996Ramnas, Ostermark, et al., 1994Zenkevich and Kulikova, 1993Dahlmann, 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.

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

Supelco, 2012
Supelco, CatalogNo. 24160-U, Petrocol DH Columns. Catalog No. 24160-U, 2012, retrieved from [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, . [all data]

Zhang, Ding, et al., 2009
Zhang, X.; Ding, L.; Sun, Z.; Song, L.; Sun, T., Study on quantitative structure-retention relationships for hydrocarbons in FCC gasoline, Chromatographia, 2009, 70, 3/4, 511-518, . [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 [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]

Chupalov and Zenkevich, 1996
Chupalov, A.A.; Zenkevich, I.G., Chromatographic Characterization of Structural Transformations of Organic Compounds in Diels-Alder Reaction. Aliphatic Dienes and Dienophyls, Zh. Org. Khim., 1996, 32, 6, 675-684. [all data]

Ramnas, Ostermark, et al., 1994
Ramnas, O.; Ostermark, U.; Peterson, G., Characterization of sixty alkenes in a cat-cracked gasoline naphtha by gas chromatography, Chromatographia, 1994, 38, 3/4, 222-226, . [all data]

Zenkevich and Kulikova, 1993
Zenkevich, I.G.; Kulikova, S.N., GC-MS Analysis of Products of Reactions of Unsaturated Compounds with Dimethyl Disulfide for Determination of Position of Double Bonds C=C, Vestnik St. Petersburg University. Ser. phys-khim., 1993, 2, 59-69. [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, . [all data]


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