The effect of branching of alkanes on the liquid-liquid equilibrium of oligostyrene/alkane systems

Attila R. Imre, W. Alexander Van Hook

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Liquid-liquid equilibria were measured in a series of solutions of an oligostyrene (1241amu) in selected linear, branched and cyclic lower alkanes. Correlations between the solubility parameters of the alkane solvents and the experimental upper critical solution temperatures (UCSTs) are reported.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)363-372
Number of pages10
JournalFluid Phase Equilibria
Publication statusPublished - Sep 15 2001



  • Alkanes
  • Branching
  • Liquid-liquid equilibrium
  • Polystyrene
  • Solubility
  • UCST

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Physics and Astronomy(all)
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry

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