n-octadecane

n-octadecane

[¦en ‚äk·tə′de‚kān]
(organic chemistry)
C18H38 Colorless liquid boiling at 318°C; soluble in alcohol, acetone, ether, and petroleum, insoluble in water; used as a solvent and chemical intermediate.
References in periodicals archive ?
Wu, "Silica encapsulation of n-octadecane via sol-gel process: a novel microencapsulated phase-change material with enhanced thermal conductivity and performance," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol.
Wang, "Fabrication and performances of microencapsulated phase change materials based on n-octadecane core and resorcinol-modified melamine-formal-dehyde shell," Colloids and Surfaces A, vol.
Phthalide isomer * 1600 -- -- 0.3 Phthalide isomer * 1605 -- -- 0.7 T-Cadinol 1624 2156 0.2 0.1 -- Apiole 1645 2460 0.3 0.5 0.1 Farnesol * 1652 2275 0.1 0.3 0.1 Phthalide isomer * 1674 -- -- 2.9 Phthalide isomer * 1684 0.1 0.1 9.4 Phthalide isomer * 1691 -- -- 0.1 n-Heptadecane 1700 1700 0.1 0.2 0.1 n-Octadecane 1800 1800 0.2 0.2 0.1 n-Nonadecane 1900 1900 0.1 0.1 -- COMPONENT GROUPS: Monoterpenes 90.3 91.1 85.3 Oxygenated monoterpenes 3.9 2.3 -- Sesquiterpenes 0.6 0.7 0.2 Oxygenated sesquiterpenes 0.3 0.4 0.2 Aromatic compounds 1.8 2.4 0.5 Phthalides 0.3 0.4 13.4 n-Alkanes 0.4 0.5 0.2 Total, % 97.6 97.8 99.8 Compound Concentration, % leaves Parsley leaves Parsley roots Dried Fresh Dried Fresh [alpha]-Thujene -- -- -- -- [alpha]-Pinene 0.2 1.0 2.8 0.2 Camphene -- 0.1 tr.