Abbreviations of Experimental Methods:

AE Appearance energy measurements
AFT Acidity function technique
AOP Acidity-oxidation potential measurements
AV Average value
Cal. Theoretical calculation
Calor. Calorimetric method
CE Capillary Electrophoresis
CID Collision-induced dissociation
CL Chemiluminescence
CM Conductometric method
Com. Combustion
Coul. Coulometric method
CZE Capillary zone electrophoresis
Der. Derivation from standard molar enthalpy of formation
EC Electrochemical method
ECD Electron capture detection
EI Electron impact ionization 
EPR Electron paramagnetic resonance
Est. Estimated value
EV Extrapolated value
FS Fluorescence spectroscopy
FT-ICR Fourier transform ion cyclotron resonance
GPA Gas-phase acidity 
GSM Gas solubility measurement
IC Infrared chemiluminescence
ICR Ion cyclotron resonance
IOM Indicator overlap method
IR Infrared spectroscopy
KM Kinetic method
LFER Linear free energy relationship
MS Mass spectrometry
NMR Nuclear magnetic resonance
PAC Photoacoustic calorimetry
PD Photodissociation
PE Paper Electrophoresis
PEPICO Photoelectron-photoion coindence technique
PES Photoelectron spectrometry
PF Photofragmentation
PHPMS Pulsed electron high pressure mass spectrometer
PIMS Photoionization mass spectrometry
PM Partition method
PTM Potentiometric titration method
Pyrolysis Pyrolysis
Radiolysis Radiolysis
RC Raman crystallography
Rev. Reviewed value
RS Raman spectroscopy
SM Spectrophotometric method
ST Solubility technology
TC Thermodynamic cycle
Therm. Thermodynamic method
TKER Total kinetic energy release spectra
TRVS Triple-resonance vibrational spectroscopy
UV Ultra-violet and visible spectrometry
VLPP Very low pressure pyrolysis technique


Abbreviations of Solvents:  

AA Acetic acid
Ac Acetone
AN Acetonitrile
Bm2imNTf2 1-butyl-2,3-dimethylimidazolium bis(trifluoromethansulfonyl)imide
BmimBF4 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium  tetrafluoroborate
BmimNTf2 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium bis(trifluoromethansulfonyl)imide
BmimOTf 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium trifluomethanesulfonate
BmpyNTf2 N-butyl-N-methylpyrrolidinium bis(trifluoromethansulfonyl)imide
BN Benzonitrile
BuOH n-Butyl alcohol
CB Chlorobenzene
(CH2OH)2 1,2-ethanediol
CHA Cyclohexylamine
DCE 1,2-dichloroethane
Diox Dioxane
DMA N,N-dimethylacetamide
DME Dimethoxyethane
DMF Dimethyl formamide
DMSO Dimethyl sulfoxide
EA Ethyl acetate
EDA Ethylenediamine
EtOH Ethanol
FA Formic acid
Gas Gas
H2O Water
HA Heptane
iBN Isobutyronitrile
iPrOH Iso-propanol
MC Methyl cellosolve
MeOH Methanol
MIBK Methyl isobutyl ketone
NB Nitrobenzene
nBN n-butyronitrile
NMA Nitromethane
NMP N-Methylpyrrolidin-2-one
PA Phenylacetonitrile
PC Propylene carbonate
PN Propionitrile
Py Pyridine
Sol. Solution
Sulfolane Sulfolane
tBuOH Tert-Butanol
THF Tetrahydrofuran