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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:   TolueneBenzyl +
Reaction order:   1
Temperature:   1027 - 1897 K
Rate expression:   1.11x1016 [s-1] e-390769 [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 1.49E-4
1050 4.05E-4
1100 3.10E-3
1150 1.98E-2
1200 1.09E-1
1250 5.22E-1
1300 2.22E0
1350 8.45E0
1400 2.93E1
1450 9.33E1
1500 2.75E2
1550 7.55E2
1600 1.95E3
1650 4.74E3
1700 1.10E4
1750 2.42E4
1800 5.09E4
1850 1.03E5
1897 1.94E5