Dortmund Data Bank

Heat of Fusion 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] Molar Enthalpy [J/mol] State Reference
286.30   17110.00 Solid-Liquid 4
286.35 101.325 16900.00 Solid-Liquid 1
286.39 101.325 17110.00 Solid-Liquid 2
286.40   17117.40 Solid-Liquid 3

List of References

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1 Parks G.S.; Huffman H.M.: Some Fusion and Transition Data for Hydrocarbons. Ind.Eng.Chem. Ind.Ed. 23 (1931) 1138-1139
2 Pitzer K.S.; Scott D.W.: The Thermodynamics and Molecular Structure of Benzene and Its Methyl Derivatives. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 65 (1943) 803-829
3 Messerly J.F.; Finke H.L.; Good W.D.; Gammon B.E.: Condensed-phase heat capacities and derived thermodynamic properties for 1,4-dimethylbenzene, 1,2-diphenylethane, and 2,3-dimethylnaphtalene. J.Chem.Thermodyn. 20 (1988) 485-501
4 Huyghe R.; Rasmussen P.; Thomsen K.: Solid-Liquid Equilibria for the Binary Mixtures 1,4-Xylene + Ethylbenzene and 1,4-Xylene + Toluene. Chem.Eng.Commun. 191 (2004) 1017-1023

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