Compressibility Factors Using the Soave-Redlich-Kwong Equation of State

The Soave–Redlich–Kwong equation of state can accurately describe a compound in both liquid and vapor phases. This Demonstration applies this equation of state to estimate and plot the compressibility factor, , versus reduced pressure, , for ethane at various values of the reduced temperature, .

[1] Z. Nasri and H. Binous, "Applications of the Soave-Redlich-Kwong Equation of State Using Mathematica," Journal of Chemical Engineering of Japan, 40(6), 2007 pp. 534–538.