iTunes

Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn’t open, click the iTunes icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator
iTunes

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To download from the iTunes Store, get iTunes now.

Do you already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Polymer Science Applied to Petroleum Production (Report)

Pure and Applied Chemistry 2009, March, 81, 3

Pure and Applied Chemistry

This book is available for download with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device, and with iTunes on your computer. Books can be read with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device.

Description

INTRODUCTION The petroleum industry is composed of various upstream and downstream segments, from prospecting for oil to production of petrochemicals. One area of the petrochemical sector involves the production of monomers and polymers, which have applications in a wide variety of sectors, including the petroleum industry itself, which consumes a vast array of oligomer/polymer products. The polymer materials used in the oil industry can be classified into two large groups: (1) solid-state polymers, such as engineering materials, and (2) polymers in solution, employed as components of fluids or additive formulations. Engineering materials include those classified as plastics, fibers, and elastomers in general, for use on offshore platforms, construction of pipelines and floating structures, among others. In solution, polymers are added to fluids or formulations to modify their properties and are used in many oil production operations, such as drilling, cementing, completion, production itself, and treatment of oil and water. Various polymers, oligomers, and macromolecules in general have been evaluated for their efficiency in specific functions. The development of a polymer additive with specific performance generally requires synthesis, characterization, and evaluation of its properties (physical, chemical, and/or physicochemical), besides application tests.

Polymer Science Applied to Petroleum Production (Report)
View In iTunes
  • £2.99
  • Available on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac.
  • Category: Chemistry
  • Published: 01 March 2009
  • Publisher: International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
  • Print Length: 54 Pages
  • Language: English
  • Requirements: To view this book, you must have an iOS device with iBooks 1.3.1 or later and iOS 4.3.3 or later, or a Mac with iBooks 1.0 or later and OS X 10.9 or later.

Customer Ratings

We have not received enough ratings to display an average for this book.