Dortmund Data Bank

Compressibility (isentropic) of Hexane

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C6H14 86.177 110-54-3 Hexane
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Data Table

T [K] Compressibility (isentropic) [/kPa] State Reference
298.15 1.31460001285E-006 Liquid 5
298.15 1.31499996314E-006 Liquid 2
298.15 1.31668002723E-006 Liquid 6
298.15 1.31761999E-006 Liquid 4
298.15 1.3176900211E-006 Liquid 1
298.15 1.31781996515E-006 Liquid 3

List of References

Number Source
1 Junquera E.; Tardajos G.; Aicart E.: n-hexane or n-heptane or n-octane or n-decane) at 298.15 K. J.Chem.Thermodyn. 20 (1988) 1461-1467
2 de Cominges B.E.; Iglesias T.P.; Pineiro M.M.; Legido J.L.; Paz Andrade M.I.: Refractive Indices and Speeds of Sound of Binary Mixtures of n-Octane with 1-Alkanol at the Temperature 298.15 K. Phys.Chem.Liq. 37 (1999) 683-699
3 Aicart E.; Kumaran M.K.; Halpin C.J.; Benson G.C.: Ultrasonic Speeds and Isentropic Compressibilities of 2-Methylpentan-1-ol with Hexane Isomers at 298.15 K. J.Chem.Thermodyn. 15 (1983) 1189-1197
4 Aicart E.; Kumaran M.K.; Halpin C.J.; Benson G.C.: Ultrasonic speeds and isentropic compressibilities of n-heptane + each of the hexane isomers at 298.15 K.. J.Chem.Thermodyn. 15 (1983) 919-925
5 Dominguez M.; Pardo J.; Santafe J.; Royo F.M.; Urieta J.S.: Densities, Speeds of Sound and Isentropic Compressibilities of Binary and Ternary Mixtures containing Benzene, Cyclohexane and Hexane at 298.15 K. Fluid Phase Equilib. 118 (1996) 227-240
6 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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