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Author(s):   Sivaramakrishnan, R.;Tranter, R.S.;Brezinsky, K.
Title:   High pressure pyrolysis of toluene. 1. Experiments and modeling of toluene decomposition
Journal:   J. Phys. Chem. A
Volume:   110
Page(s):   9388 - 9399
Year:   2006
Reference type:   Journal article
Squib:   2006SIV/TRA9388-9399

Reaction:   Toluene·CH3 + Phenyl
Reaction order:   1
Temperature:   1027 - 1897 K
Rate expression:   2.54x1019 [s-1] (T/298 K)-2.53 e-437228 [J/mole]/RT
Category:  Theory
Data type:   Derived from detailed balance/reverse rate
Pressure dependence:   Rate constant is high pressure limit
Comments:   Rate constant values were determined from combinig theoretical rate constanst for the reverse reaction and critically evaluated value of reaction enthalpy.

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Rate constant values calculated from the Arrhenius expression:

T (K)k(T) [s-1]
1027 6.42E-5
1050 1.86E-4
1100 1.61E-3
1150 1.15E-2
1200 6.96E-2
1250 3.62E-1
1300 1.65E0
1350 6.73E0
1400 2.47E1
1450 8.24E1
1500 2.53E2
1550 7.23E2
1600 1.93E3
1650 4.82E3
1700 1.14E4
1750 2.57E4
1800 5.51E4
1850 1.13E5
1897 2.15E5