Thermal characteristics of crude oils treated with rheology modifiers

Kök, Mustafa Verşan
Cloudy, P.
Martin, D.
Garcin, M.
Volle, J.L.
Thermal characteristics of eight crude oils and their treatment with additives were studied by differential scanning calorimetry (DSC), thermomicroscopy, viscometer and pour point tester. Different additives were found as more effective for different type of crude oils depending on the wax content. Crude oils showed a reduced pour point after treatment with additives. Effects of different additives were also discussed by analysing the DSC curves and thermomicroscopy result.
Journal of Thermal Analysis


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Citation Formats
M. V. Kök, P. Cloudy, D. Martin, M. Garcin, and J. L. Volle, “Thermal characteristics of crude oils treated with rheology modifiers,” Journal of Thermal Analysis, pp. 727–736, 1997, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: