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Dodecane (also known as dihexyl, bihexyl, adakane 12 or duodecane) is a liquid alkane hydrocarbon with the chemical formula CH3(CH2)10CH3 (or C12H26), an oily liquid of the paraffin series. [1]

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In organic chemistry, an alkane, or paraffin (a historical name that also has other meanings), is a saturated hydrocarbon.

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The atmosphere of Earth is the layer of gases surrounding the planet Earth that is retained by Earth's gravity.

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Carbon (from carbo "coal") is a chemical element with symbol C and atomic number 6.

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A chemical formula is a way of expressing information about the proportions of atoms that constitute a particular chemical compound, using a single line of chemical element symbols, numbers, and sometimes also other symbols, such as parentheses, dashes, brackets, commas and plus (+) and minus (−) signs.

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Distillation is a process of separating the component substances from a liquid mixture by selective evaporation and condensation.

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Enthalpy is defined as a thermodynamic potential, designated by the letter "H", that consists of the internal energy of the system (U) plus the product of pressure (p) and volume (V) of the system: Since U, p and V are all functions of the state of the thermodynamic system, enthalpy is a state function.

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Fuel surrogates are mixtures of one or more simple fuels that are designed to emulate either the physical properties (vapor pressure) or combustion properties (laminar flame speed) of a more complex fuel.

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Higher alkanes are alkanes having nine or more carbon atoms.

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In organic chemistry, a hydrocarbon is an organic compound consisting entirely of hydrogen and carbon.

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Hydrogen is a chemical element with chemical symbol H and atomic number 1.

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An isomer (from Greek ἰσομερής, isomerès; isos.

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Jet fuel, aviation turbine fuel (ATF), or avtur, is a type of aviation fuel designed for use in aircraft powered by gas-turbine engines.

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The joule, symbol J, is a derived unit of energy in the International System of Units.

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Kerosene, also known as lamp oil, is a combustible hydrocarbon liquid widely used as a fuel in industry and households.

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Laminar flame speed is a property of a combustible mixture.

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This is the list of 355 isomers of dodecane.

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The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), known between 1901 and 1988 as the National Bureau of Standards (NBS), is a measurement standards laboratory, also known as a National Metrological Institute (NMI), which is a non-regulatory agency of the United States Department of Commerce.

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A scintillator is a material that exhibits scintillation — the property of luminescenceLeo, 158 when excited by ionizing radiation.

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A solvent (from the Latin solvō, "I loosen, untie, I solve") is a substance that dissolves a solute (a chemically different liquid, solid or gas), resulting in a solution.

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Tributyl phosphate, known commonly as TBP, is an organophosphorus compound with the chemical formula (CH3CH2CH2CH2O)3PO.

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Tridecane is any alkane hydrocarbon with the chemical formula, or to a mixture of them.

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Undecane (also known as hendecane) is a liquid alkane hydrocarbon with the chemical formula CH3(CH2)9CH3.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dodecane

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