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Petroleum Refining. Vol. 1 Crude Oil. Petroleum Products. Process Flowsheets

Authors : WAUQUIER Jean-Pierre

WAUQUIER Jean-Pierre

Research Director of the Industrial Development Centre at IFP (French Institute of Petroleum)

Field of publication:
Chemical Engineering

Author of numerous scientific articles, Mr. Wauquier published and co-authored 9 titles with Editions Technip:
In English:
- Chemical Reactors: Design, Engineering, Operation
- Scale-up Methodology for Chemical Processes
- Petroleum Refining.
  - Vol. 1. Crude Oil. Petroleum Products. Process Flowsheets (Ed.)
  - Vol. 2. Separation Processes (Ed.)
In French:
- Le développement des procédés de raffinage et de pétrochimie
- Les réacteurs chimiques : conception, calcul et mise en œuvre
- Les réacteurs chimiques. Recueil d’exercices
- Méthodologie pour l’ extrapolation des procédés chimiques
- Le raffinage du pétrole.
  - Tome 1. Pétrole brut. Produits pétroliers. Schémas de fabrication (Ed.)
  - Tome 2. Procédés de séparation (Ed.)

ISBN : 9782710806851
hardcover      160 x 240 mm      504 pages
Publication date : 1995

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In this first volume, the reader will find, collected and condensed, the information needed to characterize, analyze, and evaluate crude oils from different origins and their corresponding petroleum cuts as well. The characteristics and specifications of all the petroleum products along with their simplified process flowsheets are reviewed.


This book is available in French Under the title "Le raffinage du pétrole. 1. Pétrole brut. Produits pétroliers. Schémas de fabrication".

Contents :

1. Composition of crude oils and petroleum products. 2. Fractionation and elemental analysis of crude oils and petroleum cuts. 3. Characterization of crude oils and petroleum fractions. 4. Methods for the calculation of hydrocarbon physical properties. 5. Characteristics of petroleum products for energy use (motor fuels - heating fuels). 6. Characteristics of non-fuel petroleum products. 7. Standards and specifications of petroleum products. 8. Evaluation of crude oils. 9. Additives for motor fuels and lubricants. 10. Introduction to refining. Appendices: Principal characteristics of pure components. Principal standard test methods for petroleum products. References. Index.

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