Octadecane, 2-methyl-

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Phase change data

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Data compiled as indicated in comments:
TRC - Thermodynamics Research Center, NIST Boulder Laboratories, Chris Muzny director
AC - William E. Acree, Jr., James S. Chickos

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Tfus284.4KN/ATerres, Gebert, et al., 1954Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1.5 K; TRC
Tfus286.0KN/ASorensen and Sorensen, 1948Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 2. K; TRC

Enthalpy of vaporization

ΔvapH (kJ/mol) Temperature (K) Method Reference Comment
67.5466.AStephenson and Malanowski, 1987Based on data from 451. to 595. K. See also Dykyj, Svoboda, et al., 1999 and Terres, Brinkmann, et al., 1959.; AC

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Terres, Gebert, et al., 1954
Terres, E.; Gebert, F.; Fischer, D.; Modak, G., Brennst.-Chem., 1954, 35, 263-9. [all data]

Sorensen and Sorensen, 1948
Sorensen, J.S.; Sorensen, N.A., Pristane II. The Methyloctadecanes, Acta Chem. Scand., 1948, 2, 166. [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]

Dykyj, Svoboda, et al., 1999
Dykyj, J.; Svoboda, J.; Wilhoit, R.C.; Frenkel, M.L.; Hall, K.R., Vapor Pressure of Chemicals: Part A. Vapor Pressure and Antoine Constants for Hydrocarbons and Sulfur, Selenium, Tellurium and Hydrogen Containing Organic Compounds, Springer, Berlin, 1999, 373. [all data]

Terres, Brinkmann, et al., 1959
Terres, E.; Brinkmann, L.; Fischer, D.; Hüllstrung, D.; Loz, W.; Weisbrod, G., Brennst.-Chem., 1959, 40, 279. [all data]


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