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Oil Vaporization During Streamflooding.
Johnson-FS; Walker-CJ; Bayazeed-AF
J Petrol Technol 1971 Jun; 23(6):731-742
A procedure is presented for predicting the amountof oil vaporized, or distilled, in the steam zone during steamflooding. Calculations indicate that oil vaporization increases with increasing volatility of the oil and temperature of the steam, but decreases with increasing steam injection rates.
Issue of Publication
J. Petrol. Technol., V. 23, No. 6, June 1971, PP. 731-742
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