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n-decane

 

n-decane provides high accuracy thermodynamic properties for normal decane (C10H22), MW 142.2817 g/gmole) using the Fundamental Equation of State presented in:

 

Short Fundamental Equations of State for 20 Industrial Fluids

Eric W. Lemmon, Roland Span

J. Chem. Eng. Data, 2006, 51 (3), 785-850

 

The correlation is valid for temperatures in the range between 243 K and  675K for pressures less than 800 MPa.  Enthalpy and entropy values are referenced to 200 kJ/kg and 1 kJ/kg-K respectively for saturated liquid at 273.15 K. 

 

Transport properties are provided using correlations given in:

Yaws, Carl L., ed. Chemical Properties Handbook. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1999. 

 

Surface tension data are provided using the information in:

Mulero, A., Cachadina, I, and Parra, M.

"Recommended Correlations for the Surface Tension of Common Fluids"

J.Phys. Chem Ref. Data, Vol. 41, No.4, 2012

 

 

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