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Author(s):   Dillon, T.J.; Holscher, D.; Sivakumaran, V.; Horowitz, A.; Crowley, J.N.
Title:   Kinetics of the reactions of HO with methanol (210-351 K) and with ethanol (216-368 K)
Journal:   Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.
Volume:   7
Page(s):   349 - 355
Year:   2005
Reference type:   Journal article
Squib:   2005DIL/HOL349-355

Reaction:   C2H5OH + ·OH → Products
Reaction order:   2
Temperature:   216 - 368 K
Pressure:  0.13 bar
Rate expression:   4.0x10-12 [cm3/molecule s] e-349 [±83.14 J/mole]/RT
Category:  Experiment
Data type:   Absolute value measured directly
Pressure dependence:   Rate constant is pressure independent
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
Comments:   OH radicals generated by either the 248-nm photolysis of H2O2, or by the photolysis of O3 to produce O1D in the presence of CH4.
N2 also used as bath gas in two runs.

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Rate constant values calculated from the Arrhenius expression:

T (K)k(T) [cm3/molecule s]
216 3.29E-12
225 3.32E-12
250 3.38E-12
275 3.43E-12
300 3.48E-12
325 3.52E-12
350 3.55E-12
368 3.57E-12