ITAvE | 2013 | ISBN: 9535102205 9789535102205 | 230 pages | PDF | 10 MB
This book deals with some important topics related to petroleum such as its chemical composition and stability. Some new technologies for petroleum characterization are also introduced. This book is aimed at researchers, chemical engineers and people working within the petroleum industry.
The stability of crude oil on aging and transportation is governed by several factors and these factors are included within this book.
1 Asphaltenes – Problems and Solutionsin E&P of Brazilian Crude Oils
2 Petroleum Asphaltenes
3 Adsorption and Aggregation of Asphaltenes in Petroleum Dispersed Systems
4 Natural Surfactants from Venezuelan Extra Heavy Crude Oil – Study of Interfacial and Structural Properties
5 Thermodynamic Models for the Prediction of Petroleum-Fluid Phase Behaviour
6 Analysis of Polar Components in Crude Oil by Ambient Mass Spectrometry
7 Determination of Metal Ions in Crude Oils
8 Crude Oil by EPR
9 Effects of Crude Oil Contaminated Water on the Environment
10 Factors Affecting the Stability of Crude Oil Emulsions
11 Tailored Polymer Additives for Wax (Paraffin) Crystal Control