PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS CHEMISTRY

 

Subject: PET

Course Number : 0201

Course Title:  PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS CHEMISTRY

Course Description:

An introduction to the basic principles of organic chemistry with major emphasis on the hydrocarbons: purification, identification, structure determination and energetic. Corrosion, field water (brine) chemistry, gas laws review, stoichiometry ( mass balance ) review, phase diagrams, viscosity, octant number, cetane number, flash points, natural gas chemical composition and applications and natural gas hydrates are discussed. Laboratory demonstrations will be conducted throughout the course.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  CHEM 0101

Course Level: