Dortmund Data Bank

Heat of Fusion 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] P [kPa] Molar Enthalpy [J/mol] State Reference
    18770.00 Solid-Liquid 2
    19097.30 Solid-Liquid 6
    19110.00 Solid-Liquid 1
353.38   19050.00 Solid-Liquid-Vapor 4
353.40 101.325 18990.00 Solid-Liquid-Vapor 5
353.43   18990.00 Solid-Liquid-Vapor 3

List of References

Number Source
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2 Djordjevic N.M.: Solubilities of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Solids in n-Octadecane. Thermochim.Acta 177 (1991) 109-118
3 McCullough J.P.; Finke H.L.; Messerly J.F.; Todd S.S.; Kincheloe T.C.; Waddington G.: The Low-Temperature Thermodynamic Properties of Naphthalene, 1-Methylnaphthalene, 2-Methylnaphthalene, 1,2,3,4-Tetrahydronaphthalene, tras-Decahydonaphthalene and cis-Decahydronaphthalene. J.Phys.Chem. 61 (1957) 1105-1116
4 Andon R.J.L.; Connett J.E.: Measurement of their Enthalpies of Fusion by Adiabatic Calorimetry. Thermochim.Acta 42 (1980) 241-247
5 Chirico R.D.; Knipmeyer S.E.; Nguyen A.; Steele W.V.: The thermodynamic properties to the temperature 700 K of naphthalene and of 2,7-dimethylnaphthalene. J.Chem.Thermodyn. 25 (1993) 1461-1494
6 Rastogi R.P.; Bassi P.S.: Mechanism of eutectic crystallization. J.Phys.Chem. 68 (1964) 2398-2406

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