Citation for CoolProp


A paper covering CoolProp has been published in the Journal Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research (link to paper) with an OpenAccess license.

As CoolProp is free to all users, we simply ask that if you use CoolProp in your academic work that you make a reference to CoolProp.

If you use CoolProp, please cite the freely available article using the citation given below, and the domain


BibTeX citation:

    author = {Bell, Ian H. and Wronski, Jorrit and Quoilin, Sylvain and Lemort, Vincent},
    title = {Pure and Pseudo-pure Fluid Thermophysical Property Evaluation and
             the Open-Source Thermophysical Property Library CoolProp},
    journal = {Industrial \& Engineering Chemistry Research},
    volume = {53},
    number = {6},
    pages = {2498--2508},
    year = {2014},
    doi = {10.1021/ie4033999},
    URL = {},
    eprint = {}