Archives of Acoustics, 43, 3, pp. 537–541, 2018

An Improved Approximation for DIPPR-Based Predicting Speed of Sound in Long-Chained n-Alkanes

Kursk State University
Russian Federation

Kursk State University
Russian Federation

Ariel University

IIn this short communication, we revise a correlation for the saturated liquid isothermal compressibility based on the data available in DIPPR (Postnikov, 2016) which considers the molecular non-sphericity and addresses a problem of predicting speeds of sound in saturated long-chained alkanes. In addition, we correct a misprint appeared in the cited work and provide programming code used for the realisation of the proposed calculations.
Keywords: n-alkanes; isothermal compressibility; speed of sound
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DOI: 10.24425/123925

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