Xenon Tetrafluoride: Heat of Formation

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Science  12 Apr 1963:
Vol. 140, Issue 3563, pp. 177-178
DOI: 10.1126/science.140.3563.177


Calorimetric measurements of the heat of reaction of xenon tetrafluoride with aqueous iodide solution give -60 kilocalories per mole for the standard heat of formation, or an average thermochemical bond energy of about 31 kilocalories.