Deposition of free oil by sediments settling in sea water

A new approach to the problem of the origin of oil and source beds of petroleum is made by an experimental study of the deposition of oil as a sediment. Oil dispersed in a mixture of fine-grained sediment and sea water will settle and be trapped on the bottom by the sediment. Experimental observatio...

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Volume: 25
Main Author: Poirier, Otto Arthur
Thiel, George Alfred
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: American Association of Petroleum Geologists 01.12.1941
published in: Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists Vol. 25; no. 12; pp. 2170 - 2180
Data of publication: 19411200
ISSN: 0883-9247
EISSN: 1558-9153
Discipline: Engineering
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: CrossRef
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