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Behenic alcohol

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Phase change 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:
BS - Robert L. Brown and Stephen E. Stein
TRC - Thermodynamics Research Center, NIST Boulder Laboratories, Kenneth Kroenlein director
AC - William E. Acree, Jr., James S. Chickos
ALS - Hussein Y. Afeefy, Joel F. Liebman, and Stephen E. Stein
CAL - James S. Chickos, William E. Acree, Jr., Joel F. Liebman, Students of Chem 202 (Introduction to the Literature of Chemistry), University of Missouri -- St. Louis

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Tfus343.KN/AKuchhal, Shukla, et al., 1979Crystal phase 1 phase; Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.25 K; TRC
Tfus342.4KN/ADavies and Kybett, 1965Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.6 K; TRC
Tfus343.2KN/AShulman, Formo, et al., 1961Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 3. K; TRC
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltavap135.9 ± 0.8kJ/molCGCNichols, Kweskin, et al., 2006AC
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Deltasub207. ± 10.kJ/molVDavies and Kybett, 1965ALS
Deltasub239. ± 10.kJ/molN/ADavies and Kybett, 1965AC

Reduced pressure boiling point

Tboil (K) Pressure (bar) Reference Comment
453.20.0003Weast and Grasselli, 1989BS

Enthalpy of vaporization

DeltavapH (kJ/mol) Temperature (K) Method Reference Comment
115.3351.A,MEStephenson and Malanowski, 1987Based on data from 344. - 459. K. See also Davies and Kybett, 1965.; AC

Enthalpy of sublimation

DeltasubH (kJ/mol) Temperature (K) Method Reference Comment
207. ± 10.330.MEDavies and Kybett, 1965Based on data from 335. - 341. K. See also Stephenson and Malanowski, 1987.; AC

Enthalpy of fusion

DeltafusH (kJ/mol) Temperature (K) Method Reference Comment
85.07340.8ACTong, Tan, et al., 2008Based on data from 80. - 400. K.; AC
86.06343.9N/Avan Miltenburg, Oonk, et al., 2001AC
46.57345.2N/AKuchhal, Shukla, et al., 1979AC

Entropy of fusion

DeltafusS (J/mol*K) Temperature (K) Reference Comment
50.72333.9Kuchhal, Shukla, et al., 1979, 2CAL

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

Kuchhal, Shukla, et al., 1979
Kuchhal, Y.K.; Shukla, R.N.; Biswas, A.B., Differential thermal analysis of n-long chain alcohols and corresponding alkoxy ethanols, Thermochimica Acta, 1979, 31, 1, 61-70, https://doi.org/10.1016/0040-6031(79)80008-8 . [all data]

Davies and Kybett, 1965
Davies, M.; Kybett, B., Sublimation and vaporization heats of long-chain alcohols, Trans. Faraday Soc., 1965, 61, 1608. [all data]

Shulman, Formo, et al., 1961
Shulman, S.; Formo, M.W.; Rheineck, A.E., Aliphatic Urethanes. Effect of Chain Length on Some Physical Properties, J. Am. Oil Chem. SOc., 1961, 38, 205-8. [all data]

Nichols, Kweskin, et al., 2006
Nichols, Gary; Kweskin, Sasha; Frericks, Margaret; Reiter, Sarah; Wang, Gin; Orf, Jennifer; Carvallo, Brett; Hillesheim, Dorothea; Chickos, James, Evaluation of the Vaporization, Fusion, and Sublimation Enthalpies of the 1-Alkanols: The Vaporization Enthalpy of 1-, 6-, 7-, and 9-Heptadecanol, 1-Octadecanol, 1-Eicosanol, 1-Docosanol, 1-Hexacosanol, and Cholesterol at T = 298.15 K by Correlation Gas Chromatography, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 2006, 51, 2, 475-482, https://doi.org/10.1021/je0503857 . [all data]

Weast and Grasselli, 1989
CRC Handbook of Data on Organic Compounds, 2nd Editon, Weast,R.C and Grasselli, J.G., ed(s)., CRC Press, Inc., Boca Raton, FL, 1989, 1. [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]

Tong, Tan, et al., 2008
Tong, Bo; Tan, Zhi-Cheng; Wang, Shao-Xu, Thermodynamic Properties of 1-Docosanol, Acta Phys. Chim. Sin., 2008, 24, 9, 1699-1702, https://doi.org/10.3866/PKU.WHXB20080930 . [all data]

van Miltenburg, Oonk, et al., 2001
van Miltenburg, J. Cees; Oonk, Harry A.J.; Ventola, Lourdes, Heat Capacities and Derived Thermodynamic Functions of 1-Octadecanol, 1-Nonadecanol, 1-Eicosanol, and 1-Docosanol between 10 K and 370 K, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 2001, 46, 1, 90-97, https://doi.org/10.1021/je000048s . [all data]

Kuchhal, Shukla, et al., 1979, 2
Kuchhal, Y.K.; Shukla, R.N.; Biswas, A.B., Differential thermal analysis of n-long chain alcohols and corresponding alkoxy ethanols, Thermochim. Acta, 1979, 31, 1, 61, https://doi.org/10.1016/0040-6031(79)80008-8 . [all data]


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