Welcome To UTPedia

We would like to introduce you, the new knowledge repository product called UTPedia. The UTP Electronic and Digital Intellectual Asset. It stores digitized version of thesis, dissertation, final year project reports and past year examination questions.

Browse content of UTPedia using Year, Subject, Department and Author and Search for required document using Searching facilities included in UTPedia. UTPedia with full text are accessible for all registered users, whereas only the physical information and metadata can be retrieved by public users. UTPedia collaborating and connecting peoples with university’s intellectual works from anywhere.

Disclaimer - Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS shall not be liable for any loss or damage caused by the usage of any information obtained from this web site.Best viewed using Mozilla Firefox 3 or IE 7 with resolution 1024 x 768.

Study on the Interfacial Curvature of Oil-Water Two Phase System subjected to Polymeric Additives

Gwee , Yong Ling (2016) Study on the Interfacial Curvature of Oil-Water Two Phase System subjected to Polymeric Additives. IRC, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS.

[img] PDF
Restricted to Registered users only

Download (1576Kb)

Abstract

During the transportation of well fluids to refinery plant, drag which is also known as resistance will occur due to the friction between the pipelines and the fluids. Several pumping stations need to be installed along the pipelines due to the pressure drop which eventually increase the cost of transportation. Thereafter, Toms - a researcher in UK has discovered in 1949 that the injection of polymeric drag reducing additives (DRA) can increase the flow rate in the pipeline significantly which had bring a huge contribution to the flow assurance sector. The drag reducing agent which is the polymer solution has the ability to change the flow properties of the medium during the fluids transportation. It also altered the interfacial curvature of oil-water phases which causing the flow rate to be increased.

Item Type: Final Year Project
Academic Subject : Academic Department - Chemical Engineering - Separation Process
Subject: T Technology > TP Chemical technology
Divisions: Engineering > Chemical
Depositing User: Ahmad Suhairi Mohamed Lazim
Date Deposited: 23 Nov 2017 09:47
Last Modified: 23 Nov 2017 09:47
URI: http://utpedia.utp.edu.my/id/eprint/17827

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item

Document Downloads

More statistics for this item...