Nanotechnology in Oil and Gas Industries

Principles and Applications

  • Tawfik Abdo┬áSaleh

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Ubong J. Etim, Peng Bai, Zifeng Yan
    Pages 37-65
  3. Tawfik Abdo Saleh, Ibrahim Munkaila Abdullahi
    Pages 67-96
  4. Diana Iruretagoyena, Raul Montesano
    Pages 133-150
  5. Yufu Xu, Yubin Peng, Tao You, Lulu Yao, Jian Geng, Karl D. Dearn et al.
    Pages 151-191
  6. Alimorad Rashidi, Fatemeh Mohammadzadeh, Sedigheh Sadegh Hassani
    Pages 193-210
  7. Waqas Ahmad, Imtiaz Ahmad
    Pages 211-243
  8. Santanu Patra, Rashmi Madhuri, Prashant K. Sharma
    Pages 245-289

About this book


This book provides a powerful source to develop new, rapid and highly efficient materials for the application in various fields of oil and gas fields. It focuses on the synthesis, characterization and applications of various Nanomaterials, presenting the state-of-the-art in developments and innovations in nanocomposites. This book provides the complete practical and theoretical information about the synthesis of nanoparticles with potential use in the field of oil and gas.


Mineral clays Nanoparticle synthesis Catalytic process Synthetic materials Metal oxides Biogas production Winged contaminants nanomaterials desulfurization sulfur removal hydrodesulfurization catalysts petroleum refining

Editors and affiliations

  • Tawfik Abdo┬áSaleh
    • 1
  1. 1.Chemistry Department, and Center of Excellence in Nanotechnology (CENT)King Fahd University of Petroleum and MineralsDhahranSaudi Arabia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-60629-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-60630-9
  • Series Print ISSN 2364-3293
  • Series Online ISSN 2364-3307
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