Dortmund Data Bank

Compressibility (isentropic) of p-Xylene

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C8H10 106.167 106-42-3 p-Xylene
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Data Table

T [K] P [kPa] Compressibility (isentropic) [/kPa] State Reference
298.15   6.80590005686E-007 Liquid 3
303.15   7.02999955138E-007 Liquid 1
303.15 100.000 7.02400029695E-007 Liquid 2
303.15 10000.000 6.4350001594E-007 Liquid 2
303.15 20000.000 5.95400024395E-007 Liquid 2
303.15 30000.000 5.57600003503E-007 Liquid 2
303.15 40000.000 5.23799997154E-007 Liquid 2
303.15 50000.000 4.94400012485E-007 Liquid 2

List of References

Number Source
1 Rao D.N.; Krishnaiah A.; Naidu P.R.: Excess Thermodynamic Properties of Liquid (Ethylenediamine + an Aromatic Hydrocarbon).. J.Chem.Thermodyn. 13 (1981) 677-682
2 Takagi T.: Ultrasonic Speeds and Thermodynamics of (Benzene + an Isomeric Xylene) under High Pressures. J.Chem.Thermodyn. 13 (1981) 291-299
3 Tardajos G.; Diaz Pena M.; Aicart E.: Speed of sound in pure liquids by a pulse-echo-overlap method. J.Chem.Thermodyn. 18 (1986) 683-689

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