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Heats of Combustion and Related Properties of Pure Substances



Donald R. Burgess Jr., Anthony Hamins


In this work, we compiled and evaluated various properties pertaining to the heats of combustion of about 420 compounds of physical, chemical, and engineering interest. This includes boiling points, melting points, latent heats (enthalpies) of vaporization, heats (enthalpies) of fusion, heats (enthalpies) of formation and combustion, and heat capacities (specific heats).
Technical Note (NIST TN) - 2126
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combustion, enthalpies, boiling points, melting points, heat capacities, heats of formation, heats of combustion, heats of vaporization


Burgess Jr., D. and Hamins, A. (2023), Heats of Combustion and Related Properties of Pure Substances, Technical Note (NIST TN), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online],, (Accessed June 24, 2024)


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Created December 5, 2023