Petroleum Source Rocks

Springer Science & Business Media
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Over the past two decades there has been increased interest in the availability of hydrocarbon charge through a better understanding of petroleum geochemistry and the identification and characterization of petroleum source rocks. These rocks are geochemically unique and form under specific sets of circumstances. This book brings together both geologic and geochemical data from fifteen petroleum source rocks, ranging in age from Devonian to Eocene, that would otherwise be widely dispersed in the literature or available only in proprietary corporate databases. Much of this information, presented in either a tabular or graphic fashion, provides the petroleum explorationist and the geochemist with a framework to establish relationships among various geochemical indices and depositional settings.
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Springer Science & Business Media
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Published on
Dec 6, 2012
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Pages
327
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ISBN
9783642789113
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English
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Science / Earth Sciences / Mineralogy
Science / Earth Sciences / Sedimentology & Stratigraphy
Technology & Engineering / Agriculture / Agronomy / Soil Science
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