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Fluid Analysis

  • Thomas HantschelEmail author
  • Armin I. Kauerauf
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On a macroscopic level fluids consist of physically distinct phases which fill empty space in regions with defined boundaries. The amount, composition, and properties of the phases vary with the overall composition of the fluid and external parameters such as pressure, volume, and temperature (PVT). Migration and other sophisticated aspects of basin modeling can only be simulated if the phases and their properties are known. Hence, the subject of this chapter is modeling of phase compositions and properties.

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Source Rock Component Parameter Bubble Point Flash Calculation Pseudo Component 
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  1. 1.Integrated Exploration Systems GmbH A Schlumberger CompanyAachenGermany

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