Experiment: NCAR_20050322_ETHYL FORMATE_Chlorine radical_No Seed_Cl2 / Ethyl Formate Oxidation, 326 K, 700 Torr O2

Experiment

Name: NCAR_20050322_ETHYL FORMATE_Chlorine radical_No Seed_Cl2 / Ethyl Formate Oxidation, 326 K, 700 Torr O2
Date: 2005-03-22

Organization
NCAR

Chamber
NCAR First Floor Stainless Steel

Experiment Set
Ethyl formate Oxidation versus Temperature and O2 Partial Pressure

Goals
Understand atmospheric oxidation of ethyl formate Specifically, understand behavior of the HC(=O)OCH(O.)CH3 radical (vs temperature and O2 partial pressure).

Summary
Quantify end-product formation in Cl-atom initiated oxidation of ethyl formate, vs. T and O2 partial pressure.

Additional Notes
Nothing

Experiment Details

Categories:

  • Gas phase chemical reaction
Temperature: 53
Relative Humidity: 0
Seeded Experiment: No
Fuchs Adjusted Surface Area:
Condensation sink rate coefficient: 0
Reaction type:
Oxidant Name: Chlorine radical
Initial Oxidant Concentration Value: 94 (Initial Cl2 Concentration) (parts_per_billion)
RO2 Main Fate: Not Sure
RO2 Lifetime: (Seconds)
Pressure: 750 Torr

Data Sets

ID Instrument File  
374 FTIR esters13.csv

Data Set plots
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Experiment Set Details

Name: Ethyl formate Oxidation versus Temperature and O2 Partial Pressure
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Description:
Ethyl formate Oxidation versus Temperature and O2 Partial Pressure

Collaborators:

Contacts

Principal investigator:

John Orlando
Phone: 303 497 1486
E-mail: orlando@ucar.edu


Data Manager:

Geoff Tyndall
Phone: 303 497 1472
E-mail: tyndall@ucar.edu

Reactant

Reactant Compound type Concentration Concentration units
ETHYL FORMATE (8025)
  • Ester
8.4 Parts Per Billion

timeline_esters13.csv Timeline

´╗┐Time (HH:MM) Event Description
9:00 Test

Characterizations
Light Flux Characterizations:
(None)
Particle Loss Characterizations:
(None)
Vapor Loss Characterizations:
(None)

Chamber Details

Name: NCAR First Floor Stainless Steel
Volume in cubic meters: 0.047
Shape:
Surface area in cubic meters: 1.15
Flow Mode: Batch
Flow through rate in liters per minute:
Body Material: Stainless Steel
Body thickness:
Replacement date:
Replacement frequency:
Cleaning method: evacuation
o3 background: 0
nox background:
Particle background in micrograms per cubic meter:
Air filtration method:
Mixing method: 0
Mixing method material:
Temparature Control: Yes
Temparature measurements recorded: Yes
Temparature range (min degrees celcius): -50
Temparature range (max degrees celcius): 70
Humidity Control: No
Humidity Measurements Recorded: No
Relative humidity range (min percent):
Relative humidity range (max percent):
Particle experiment capability: 0
Lights: Yes
Light source type(s): Xenon Arc Lamps
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