Stable carbon isotope analysis of heavy oils

  • Fixari B
  • Le Perchec P
  • Bigois M
 et al. 
  • 3

    Readers

    Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
  • 2

    Citations

    Citations of this article.

Abstract

Stable carbon isotope analysis of various heavy oils and some thermo-catalytically converted products was performed with a thermal analyser coupled with an isotopic ratio mass spectrometer. The temperature-programmed oxidative pyroanalysis technique subdivides the classical13C12C ratio, affording new insights into the structural composition of heavy oils such as the contribution of naphthenoaromatics, and appears to be of interest for following their thermal refining. © 1994.

Author-supplied keywords

  • carbon isotopes
  • petroleum
  • thermal analysis

Get free article suggestions today

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research

Sign up here
Already have an account ?Sign in

Find this document

Authors

  • Bernard Fixari

  • Pierre Le Perchec

  • Maurice Bigois

  • Hervé Casablanca

  • Patrick Jame

Cite this document

Choose a citation style from the tabs below

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free