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Author(s):   Jimenez, E.; Gilles, M.K.; Ravishankara, A.R.
Title:   Kinetics of the reactions of the hydroxyl radical with CH3OH and C2H5OH between 235-360 K
Journal:   J. Photochem. Photobio. A Chem.
Volume:   157
Page(s):   237 - 245
Year:   2003
Reference type:   Journal article
Squib:   2003JIM/GIL237-245

Reaction:   CH3OH + ·OH → Products
Reaction order:   2
Temperature:   235 - 360 K
Pressure:  3.47E-2 - 6.80E-2 bar
Rate expression:   3.6x10-12 [±8.0x10-13 cm3/molecule s] e-3451 [±582 J/mole]/RT
Bath gas:   He
Category:  Experiment
Data type:   Absolute value measured directly
Experimental procedure:   Static or low flow - Data taken vs time
Excitation technique:   Flash photolysis (laser or conventional)
Time resolution:   In real time
Analytical technique:   Laser induced fluorescence
The uncertainties include the precision of the fit to the Arrhenius expression (two standard error) and estimated systematic uncertainty.

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Rate constant values calculated from the Arrhenius expression:

T (K)k(T) [cm3/molecule s]
235 6.16E-13
250 6.85E-13
275 7.96E-13
300 9.03E-13
325 1.00E-12
350 1.10E-12
360 1.14E-12