Dortmund Data Bank

Std. Heat of Combustion of Naphthalene

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C10H8 128.174 91-20-3 Naphthalene
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Data Table

T [K] Molar Enthalpy [J/mol] State Reference
292.65 -5155850.00 Solid 4
298.00 -5153890.00 Solid 1
298.00 -5153010.00 Solid 3
298.00 -5151480.00 Solid 2
298.15 -5163450.00 Solid 6
298.15 -4984700.00 Solid 5

List of References

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2 Keffler L.J.P.; Guthrie F.C.: Investigation on the Heats of Combustion of Proposed Secondary Standard Substances and on Position and Optical Isomers.. J.Phys.Chem. 31 (1927) 58-68
3 Richards T.W.; Davis H.S.: The heats of combustion of benzene, toluene, aliphatic alcohols, cyclohexanol, and other carbon compounds.. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 42 (1920) 1599-1615
4 Verkade P.E.; Coops Jr. J.: An Investigation as to the Accuracy of Stohmann's Thermochemical Data. Recl.Trav.Chim.Pays-Bas 47 (1928) 606-618
5 Stohmann F.: 1. Abhandlung. J.Prakt.Chem. 31 (1885) 273-306
6 Stohmann F.; Kleber C.; Langbein H.: 17. Abhandlung: Ueber die Verbrennungswärme des Benzols und anderer Kohlenwasserstoffe der aromatischen Reihe. J.Prakt.Chem. 40 (1889) 77-95

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