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Ethanone, 1-(4-chlorophenyl)-

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Gas phase ion energetics data

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Data evaluated as indicated in comments:
HL - Edward P. Hunter and Sharon G. Lias

Data compiled as indicated in comments:
LBLHLM - Sharon G. Lias, John E. Bartmess, Joel F. Liebman, John L. Holmes, Rhoda D. Levin, and W. Gary Mallard
LLK - Sharon G. Lias, Rhoda D. Levin, and Sherif A. Kafafi
RDSH - Henry M. Rosenstock, Keith Draxl, Bruce W. Steiner, and John T. Herron
B - John E. Bartmess

Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Proton affinity (review)856.6kJ/molN/AHunter and Lias, 1998HL
Quantity Value Units Method Reference Comment
Gas basicity824.8kJ/molN/AHunter and Lias, 1998HL

Electron affinity determinations

EA (eV) Method Reference Comment
0.585 ± 0.087IMREMishima, Huh, et al., 1995«DELTA»Gea(343 K) = -13.8 kcal/mol. Reanchored to EA(PhNO2), Kebarle and Chowdhury, 1987.; B
0.551 ± 0.087IMREHuh, Kang, et al., 1999«DELTA»G(EA) 343K; anchored to «DELTA»G value. Including anchor «DELTA»S, EA is ca. 0.4 kcal/mol more bound.; B
0.5668 ± 0.0052ECDSteelhammer and Wentworth, 1969B

Ionization energy determinations

IE (eV) Method Reference Comment
9.63EIHowe and Williams, 1969RDSH
9.6 ± 0.1EIChin and Harrison, 1969RDSH
9.47 ± 0.05EIFoffani, Pignataro, et al., 1964RDSH
9.64 ± 0.15EIBuchs, Rossetti, et al., 1964RDSH
9.25PEGal, Geribaldi, et al., 1985Vertical value; LBLHLM
9.52PEPfister-Guillouzo, Geribaldi, et al., 1982Vertical value; LBLHLM
9.60 ± 0.05PEMcAlduff, 1980Vertical value; LLK

Appearance energy determinations

Ion AE (eV) Other Products MethodReferenceComment
C7H4OCl+10.34 ± 0.03CH3EIHelal and Zahran, 1978LLK
C7H4OCl+10.69CH3EIHowe and Williams, 1969RDSH
C7H4OCl+10.4 ± 0.1CH3EIChin and Harrison, 1969RDSH
C7H4OCl+10.04CH3EIBuchs, Rossetti, et al., 1964RDSH


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

Hunter and Lias, 1998
Hunter, E.P.; Lias, S.G., Evaluated Gas Phase Basicities and Proton Affinities of Molecules: An Update, J. Phys. Chem. Ref. Data, 1998, 27, 3, 413-656, https://doi.org/10.1063/1.556018 . [all data]

Mishima, Huh, et al., 1995
Mishima, M.; Huh, C.; Lee, H.W.; Nakamura, H.; Fujio, M.; Tsuno, Y., Electron affinities of acetophenones and methyl benzoates. Varying resonance demand of aromatic radical anions, Tetrahed. Lett., 1995, 36, 13, 2265, https://doi.org/10.1016/0040-4039(95)00267-G . [all data]

Kebarle and Chowdhury, 1987
Kebarle, P.; Chowdhury, S., Electron affinities and electron transfer reactions, Chem. Rev., 1987, 87, 513. [all data]

Huh, Kang, et al., 1999
Huh, C.; Kang, C.H.; Lee, H.W.; Nakamura, H.; Mishima, M.; Tsuno, Y.; Yamataka, H., Thermodynamic stabilities and resonance demand of aromatic radical anions in the gas phase, Bull. Chem. Soc. Japan, 1999, 72, 5, 1083-1091, https://doi.org/10.1246/bcsj.72.1083 . [all data]

Steelhammer and Wentworth, 1969
Steelhammer, J.C.; Wentworth, W.E., Correlation of Electron Beam and Thermal Electron Attachment Studies for Some Chloro, Bromo, Iodo Aromatic Compounds, J. Chem. Phys., 1969, 51, 5, 1802, https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1672262 . [all data]

Howe and Williams, 1969
Howe, I.; Williams, D.H., Calculation and qualitative predictions of mass spectra. Mono- and paradisubstituted benzenes, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1969, 91, 7137. [all data]

Chin and Harrison, 1969
Chin, M.S.; Harrison, A.G., Substituent effects on ion abundances and energetics in substituted acetophenones, Org. Mass Spectrom., 1969, 2, 1073. [all data]

Foffani, Pignataro, et al., 1964
Foffani, A.; Pignataro, S.; Cantone, B.; Grasso, F., Ionization potentials and substituent effects for aromatic carbonyl compounds, Z. Physik. Chem. (Frankfurt), 1964, 42, 221. [all data]

Buchs, Rossetti, et al., 1964
Buchs, A.; Rossetti, G.P.; Susz, B.P., Etude, en fonction de la constante «sigma»p de Hammett, du spectre de masse d'acetophenones p-substituees, Helv. Chim. Acta, 1964, 47, 1563. [all data]

Gal, Geribaldi, et al., 1985
Gal, J.-F.; Geribaldi, S.; Pfister-Guillouzo, G.; Morris, D.G., Basicity of the carbonyl group. Part 12. Correlations between ionization potentials and lewis basicities in aromatic carbonyl compounds, J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans. 2, 1985, 103. [all data]

Pfister-Guillouzo, Geribaldi, et al., 1982
Pfister-Guillouzo, G.; Geribaldi, S.; Gal, J.-F., Spectres photoelectroniques de cyclohexene-2-ones-1 diversement substituees en position 3. Correlations avec la reactivite, Can. J. Chem., 1982, 60, 1163. [all data]

McAlduff, 1980
McAlduff, E.J., Photoelectron spectra of substituted acetophenones. Correlations with reactivity, Can. J. Chem., 1980, 58, 622. [all data]

Helal and Zahran, 1978
Helal, A.I.; Zahran, N.F., Kinetic shift in some para-substituted acetophenones, Org. Mass Spectrom., 1978, 13, 549. [all data]


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