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Enthalpy-entropy compensation and thermodynamic considerations in sorption phenomena

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Isosters for Western white pine were experimentally determined at temperatures of 30, 45, 60 and 70°C and relative humidities between 10 and 90%, approximately. The enthalpyentropy and free energy changes for water, were calculated and analyzed. The enthalpy-entropy compensation was proven to exist and the isokinetic temperature was calculated.

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Avramidis, S. Enthalpy-entropy compensation and thermodynamic considerations in sorption phenomena. Wood Sci.Technol. 26, 329–333 (1992). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00226074

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