Dortmund Data Bank

Heat of Fusion of Benzene

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C6H6 78.114 71-43-2 Benzene
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Data Table

T [K] P [kPa] Molar Enthalpy [J/mol] State Reference
    9706.88 Solid-Liquid 5
    9874.24 Solid-Liquid 2
278.65 101.325 9811.00 Solid-Liquid 1
278.65 101.325 9923.00 Solid-Liquid 4
278.69   9873.00 Solid-Liquid-Vapor 6
279.10   9300.00 Solid-Liquid 3

List of References

Number Source
1 Spengler H.T.; Tamplin W.S.: Procedures in Ice Calorimetry. Anal.Chem. 24 (1952) 941-944
2 Andrews D.H.; Lynn G.; Johnston J.: The Heat Capacities and Heat of Crystallization of Some Isomeric Aromatic Compounds. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 48 (1926) 1274-1287
3 Smith G.W.: Phase Beahavior of Some Linear Polyphenyls. Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst. 49 (1979) 207-209
4 Ziegler W.T.; Andrews D.H.: The Heat Capacity of Benzene-D6.. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 64 (1942) 2482-2485
5 Grigorenko V.I.; Arbuzova G.G.; Pigulevskaya V.G.: Determination of Heat of Fusion of Ethylene- and Diethylene Glycol Ethers. Viniti (1981) 1-6
6 Oliver G.D.; Eaton M.; Huffman H.M.: The Heat Capacity, Heat of Fusion and Entropy of Benzene. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 70 (1948) 1502-1505

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