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Author(s):   Wittig, S.L.K.
Title:   Study of the thermal decomposition of n-butane
Journal:   Phys. Fluids
Volume:   12
Year:   1969
Reference type:   Journal article
Squib:   1969WIT133

Reaction:   n-C4H10 → Products
Reaction order:   1
Temperature:   900 - 1500 K
Pressure:  10.13 bar
Rate expression:   3.22x109 [s-1] e-174604 [J/mole]/RT
Bath gas:   Ar
Category:  Experiment
Data type:   Absolute value measured directly
Excitation technique:   Thermal
Analytical technique:   Gas chromatography

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Rate constant values calculated from the Arrhenius expression:

T (K)k(T) [s-1]
900 2.37E-1
950 8.08E-1
1000 2.44E0
1050 6.64E0
1100 1.65E1
1150 3.78E1
1200 8.09E1
1250 1.63E2
1300 3.11E2
1350 5.65E2
1400 9.85E2
1450 1.65E3
1500 2.68E3