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Biomass Properties and Fire Prediction Tools

Biomass Properties and Fire Prediction Tools

Dr. Miltiadis Boboulos | Science Textbooks
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Format: PDF
Published: Jan 2012
Downloads: 124
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This review presents literature involving characteristics and fire behaviour prediction models for pine species. The first part analyzes experimental data for pine needles characteristics, and laboratory results for vegetation layer fire behaviour. The second part gives consideration to models...

Thermal Processing of Waste

Thermal Processing of Waste

J. C. Jones | Science Textbooks
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Format: PDF
Published: Jan 2012
Downloads: 280
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Energy Supply in the Earlier Industrial Era

Energy Supply in the Earlier Industrial Era

J. C. Jones | Science Textbooks
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Format: PDF
Published: Jan 2012
Downloads: 114
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This book commences discussion at the industrial revolution and attempts to unfold the chronology of energy supply between then and the First World War. Coal features throughout the book and there is also detailed coverage of the early years of the oil industry. Political and social factors and...

Minerals and Rocks

Minerals and Rocks

J. Richard Wilson | Science Textbooks
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Format: PDF
Published: Jan 2012
Downloads: 2225
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This book is intended for first year students of geology. The physical properties of minerals are described after a brief introduction presenting the rock cycle, followed by some relevant aspects of crystallography. Rock-forming minerals are then treated systematically, concentrating first on...

Drilling Fluid Engineering

Drilling Fluid Engineering

Pål Skalle | Science Textbooks
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Format: PDF
Published: Jan 2012
Downloads: 653
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This book presents how to apply fluid mechanics on drilling fluid related challenges and explains the related physics involved and the different engineering approaches. Mud has many functions, the single most important one is to remove the cuttings a) away from under the bit and b) transport them...


Pressure Control During Oil Well Drilling

Pressure Control During Oil Well Drilling

Pål Skalle | Science Textbooks
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Format: PDF
Published: Jan 2012
Downloads: 243
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Porous sedimentary formations penetrated by the rock bit contain fluids such as oil, gas or salt water. If the hydrostatic pressure of the drilling fluid drops below the formation pore pressure, pore fluid will enter the well and “kick” the mud out of the well. To control the pressure while...

Exercises Within Drilling Fluid Engineering

Exercises Within Drilling Fluid Engineering

Pål Skalle | Science Textbooks
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Format: PDF
Published: Jan 2012
Downloads: 149
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This is the exercise book accompanying Drilling Fluid Engineering. This book presents how to apply fluid mechanics on drilling fluid related challenges and explains the related physics involved and the different engineering approaches. Mud has many functions, the single most important one is to...

Exercises in Pressure Control During Drilling

Exercises in Pressure Control During Drilling

Pål Skalle | Science Textbooks
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Format: PDF
Published: Jan 2012
Downloads: 212
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This is the exercise book accompanying Pressure Control During Drilling. Porous sedimentary formations penetrated by the rock bit contain fluids such as oil, gas or salt water. If the hydrostatic pressure of the drilling fluid drops below the formation pore pressure, pore fluid will enter the...

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