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Characterization of Microemulsion of Crude Oil Using Alkali-Surfactant Solution
알칼리-계면활성제 용액을 이용한 인도네시아 A원유의 마이크로에멀전 특성
- Lee, Sang Heon (Department of Applied Chemistry and Biological Engineering, Chungnam National University) ;
- Kim, Sang Kyum (Graduate School of Energy Science and Technology, Chungnam National University) ;
- Bae, Wisup (Department of Energy and Mineral Resources Engineering, Sejong University) ;
- Rhee, Young Woo (Graduate School of Energy Science and Technology, Chungnam National University)
- Received : 2014.12.31
- Accepted : 2015.04.01
- Published : 2015.06.10
For the enhanced oil recovery, one of the most important factors is to determine the surfactant formulation in chemical flood. The objective of this study is to analyze the microemulsion formed between the alkali-surfactant (AS) solution and A crude oil for screening surfactants. The alkali-surfactant solution was manufactured by using the surfactant purchased from AK ChemTech.
surfactant;microemulsion;interfacial tension;phase behavior
Supported by : 한국에너지기술평가원(KETEP)
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