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Author(s):   Nguyen, T.L.; Peeters, J.; Vereecken, L.
Title:   Theoretical reinvestigation of the O(3P)+C6H6 reaction: Quantum chemical and statistical rate calculations
Journal:   J. Phys. Chem. A
Volume:   111
Page(s):   3836 - 3849
Year:   2007
Reference type:   Journal article
Squib:   2007NGU/PEE3836-3849

Reaction:   Benzene + → Products
Reaction order:   2
Temperature:   300 - 800 K
Rate expression:   4.74x10-12 [cm3/molecule s] (T/298 K)1.66 e-15215 [J/mole]/RT
Category:  Theory
Data type:   Transition state theory
Pressure dependence:   Rate constant is high pressure limit
Comments:   Sum of the addition and the abstraction channels. Reaction potential energy surface was studied using quantum chemistry and rate constants were calculated using transition state theory and RRKM.

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Rate constant values calculated from the Arrhenius expression:

T (K)k(T) [cm3/molecule s]
300 1.07E-14
350 3.32E-14
400 7.96E-14
450 1.61E-13
500 2.88E-13
550 4.70E-13
600 7.17E-13
650 1.03E-12
700 1.43E-12
750 1.91E-12
800 2.48E-12