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ACS Combinatorial Science     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Acta Crystallographica Section B: Structural Science, Crystal Engineering and Materials     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Acta Polymerica     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Additives for Polymers     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 19)
Adhesion Adhesives & Sealants     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Advanced Chemical Engineering Research     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Advanced Powder Technology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Advances in Chemical Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 15)
Advances in Chemical Engineering and Science     Open Access   (Followers: 21)
Advances in Polymer Technology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
African Journal of Pure and Applied Chemistry     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Annual Review of Analytical Chemistry     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
Annual Review of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Applied Petrochemical Research     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Biochemical Engineering Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery     Partially Free   (Followers: 5)
BMC Chemical Biology     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Ethiopia     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Carbohydrate Polymers     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Catalysts     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Chemical and Process Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Chemical and Process Engineering Research     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Chemical Communications     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 29)
Chemical Engineering & Technology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 24)
Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Chemical Engineering and Science     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Chemical Engineering Communications     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Chemical Engineering Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
Chemical Engineering Research and Design     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Chemical Engineering Science     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Chemical Geology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Chemical Papers     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Chemical Product and Process Modeling     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Chemical Reviews     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 275)
Chemical Society Reviews     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 28)
Chemical Technology     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
ChemInform     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Chemistry & Industry     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Chemistry Central Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Chemistry of Materials     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 189)
Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
ChemSusChem     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Chinese Chemical Letters     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Chinese Journal of Chemical Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Chinese Journal of Chemical Physics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Coke and Chemistry     Hybrid Journal  
Coloration Technology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Computational Biology and Chemistry     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Computer Aided Chemical Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Computers & Chemical Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Corrosion Reviews     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Crystal Research and Technology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Education for Chemical Engineers     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
European Polymer Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 41)
Fibers and Polymers     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Focusing on Modern Food Industry     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Frontiers of Chemical Science and Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Geochemistry International     Hybrid Journal  
Handbook of Powder Technology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
High Performance Polymers     Hybrid Journal  
Indian Chemical Engineer     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Indian Journal of Chemical Technology (IJCT)     Open Access   (Followers: 12)
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 16)
Industrial Chemistry Library     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
International Journal of Chemical and Petroleum Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
International Journal of Chemical Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
International Journal of Chemical Technology     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
International Journal of Chemoinformatics and Chemical Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Food Science     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Industrial Chemistry     Open Access  
International Journal of Polymeric Materials     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
International Journal of Science and Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
International Journal of Waste Resources     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
ISRN Chemical Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
ISRN Polymer Science     Open Access   (Followers: 11)
Journal of Applied Crystallography     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Journal of Applied Electrochemistry     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Journal of Applied Polymer Science     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 173)
Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
Journal of Chemical Ecology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Chemical Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Journal of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science     Open Access  
Journal of Chemical Science and Technology     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Chemical Sciences     Partially Free   (Followers: 15)
Journal of Chemical Technology & Biotechnology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
Journal of Coatings     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Journal of Crystallization Process and Technology     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Journal of Food Measurement and Characterization     Hybrid Journal  
Journal of Fuel Chemistry and Technology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Journal of Fuels     Open Access  
Journal of Geochemical Exploration     Hybrid Journal  

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     ISSN (Print) 1556-1968 - ISSN (Online) 0016-7029
     Published by Springer-Verlag Homepage  [2210 journals]   [SJR: 0.401]   [H-I: 13]
  • Solution behavior of C-O-H volatiles in FeO-Na       class="a-plus-plus">2O-Al       class="a-plus-plus">2O       class="a-plus-plus">3-SiO       class="a-plus-plus">2 melts in equilibrium with
           liquid iron alloy and graphite at 4 GPa and 1550°C
    • Abstract: Abstract In order to elucidate the solution behavior of carbon and hydrogen in iron-bearing magmatic melts in equilibrium with a metallic iron phase and graphite at oxygen fugacity (fO2) values 2–5 orders of magnitude below the iron-wustite buffer equilibrium, fO2 (IW), experiments were carried out at 4 GPa and 1550°C with melts of FeO-Na2O-SiO2-Al2O3 compositions. Melt reduction in response to an fO2 decrease was accompanied by a decrease in FeO content. The values of fO2 in the experiments were determined on the basis of equilibrium between Fe-C-Si alloy and silicate liquid. Infrared and Raman spectroscopy showed that carbon compounds are formed in FeO-Na2O-SiO2-Al2O3 melts: CH4 molecules, CH3 complexes (Si-O-CH3), and complexes with double C=O bonds. The content of CO2 molecules and carbonate ions (CO 3 2− ) is very low. In addition to carbon-bearing compounds, dissolved hydrogen occurs in melt as H2 and H2O molecules and OH− groups. The spectral characteristics of FeO-Na2O-SiO2-Al2O3 glasses indicate the occurrence of redox reactions in the melt, which are accompanied at decreasing fO2 by a significant decrease in H2O and OH−, a slight decrease in H2, and a significant concomitant increase in CH4 content. The content of species with the double C=O bond increases considerably at decreasing fO2 and reaches a maximum at ΔlogfO2(IW) = −3. According to the obtained IR spectra, the total water content (OH− + H2O) in the glasses is 1.2–5.8 wt % and decreases with decreasing fO2. The high H2O contents are due largely to oxygen release related to FeO reduction in the melt. The total carbon content at high H2O (4.9–5.8 wt %) is approximately 0.4 wt %. The carbon content in liquid iron alloys depends on silicon content and, probably, oxygen solubility and ranges from 0.3 to 3.65 wt %. Low carbon contents were observed at a significant increase in Si content in liquid iron alloy, which may be as high as ∼13 wt % at fO2 values 4–5 orders of magnitude below fO2(IW).
      PubDate: 2014-09-01
       
  • Estimation of the standard thermodynamic potentials of framework
           Ca-aluminosilicates by linear programming
    • PubDate: 2014-09-01
       
  • Chemical space and biospheric space
    • PubDate: 2014-09-01
       
  • Stability conditions of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons at high pressures
           and temperatures
    • Abstract: Abstract The first results of study of stability of diverse polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons at around 7 GPa and 773–1073 K are reported. Experiments were carried out in hydraulic multi-anvil presses. The run products after quenching were analyzed using a method of matrix-assisted laser desorption-ionization (MALDI). The formation of polymers of starting matters was determined at 7 GPa and 773–883 K. The polymers are characterized by atomic masses up to 5000 Da, that are multiple by masses of starting matters. At higher temperatures (873–1073 K), the selected PAHs and their polymers become unstable. The decomposition temperature of PAHs and their polymers exclude their stability under Earth’s mantle conditions. The studies could be of great significance for the low-temperature near-surface geodynamics of small and large planetary bodies, which supposedly contain hydrocarbon compounds.
      PubDate: 2014-09-01
       
  • Quantification of electrical resistance to estimate NaCl behavior in a
           column under controlled conditions
    • Abstract: Abstract Accurate prediction of solute transport processes in surface water and its underlying bed is an important task not only for proper management of the surface water but also for pollution control in these water bodies. Key issue in this task is an estimation of parameters as diffusion coefficient and velocity for solute transport both in water body and in the underlying bed. This estimation would greatly help us to understand the deposition and release mechanism of solute across the water-bed interface. In this study, a column experiment was conducted in laboratory to estimate the velocity and diffusion coefficient of sodium chloride (NaCl) in water body and underlying sand layer (bed). The column used with a diameter of 30 cm and a height of 100 cm, was filled with sand at the lower half part and water at the upper half part. Total 64 stainless steel electrodes were installed on its surface around. The sodium chloride solution was injected from the top of the column, and electrical resistance between electrodes was monitored for 71 h. Then the dimensionless resistance breakthrough curve was fitted with one dimensional analytic solution for solute transport and the related diffusion coefficient and velocity parameters were estimated. The results show that the NaCl transport velocity was high in the water body but extremely low in the underlying sand layer (bed). The diffusion coefficient estimated in sand layer coincides with those reported well. This indicates that the electrical resistance based solute transport parameter estimation method is not only effective but also has an advantage of multipoints monitoring. This is useful both in mapping solute transport parameter for solute transport process analysis and in providing parameter input for solute transport numerical modeling.
      PubDate: 2014-09-01
       
  • Experimental evidence for the coexistence of two liquids in the H       class="a-plus-plus">2O-SiO       class="a-plus-plus">2-NaF-Na       class="a-plus-plus">2SO       class="a-plus-plus">4 System at        class="a-plus-plus">T = 700°C and        class="a-plus-plus">P = 2 kbar
    • Abstract: Abstract The phase state of fluid in the H2O-NaF-Na2SO4 system in the presence of silicates (quartz and albite) was experimentally explored using the method of synthetic fluid inclusions in quartz at 700°C and pressures of 1 and 2 kbar. Parallel experiments were conducted under identical conditions with either two silicates (quartz and albite) or quartz only. The presence of albite affects heterogeneous fluid equilibria both at different pressures and at different solution compositions. This indicates high solubilities of silicates in a saltwater fluid containing NaF and Na2SO4. The absence of inclusions homogenizing to a gas phase in the experimental products provides compelling evidence that liquid-liquid rather than liquid-vapor equilibria are characteristic of the H2O-SiO2-NaF-Na2SO4 and H2O-SiO2-NaF-Na2SO4-NaAlSi3O2 systems in the heterogeneous region. It can be concluded that critical equilibria in saturated solutions can exist in these systems. In addition, it was shown that the phase diagrams of these systems are complicated by the formation of immiscible liquids in the presence of vapor. This allowed us to conclude that there are two critical curves describing equilibria with two different salts. Fluids containing two salts (NaF and Na2SO4) are similar to fluids containing only one of these salts: (a) two liquids are in equilibrium under the parameters of the upper heterogeneous region, (b) each of them can in turn undergo unmixing at decreasing temperature and pressure, and (c) owing to chemical interaction between silicate and fluid components, a glassy phase can be formed and trapped in inclusions.
      PubDate: 2014-09-01
       
  • Radioactive elements in collisional and within-plate Sodic-Potassic
           Granitoids: Accumulation levels and metallogenic significance
    • Abstract: Abstract New data are reported on the content of radioactive elements in the Precambrian Na-K granitoids from the southwestern margin of the Siberian Craton, Aldan and Ukrainian shields, and Kursk-Voronezh Massif. Analytical data on other regions were generalized for comparison. Two global epochs of Na-K granitoid magmatism bearing elevated contents of radioactive elements (U, Th, K) were distinguished in the Early Precambrian (in Ga): Neoarchean (2.8-2.6) and Late Paleoproterozoic (1.9-1.75). Mesoarchean (3.1-2.8 Ga) epoch of Na-K granite formation has been additionally distinguished at the Australian, South African, and Canadian shields. These epochs of granitization provided high maturity of the crust: geochemical differentiation of the oldest continental blocks and their geochemical and metallogenic specialization for trace elements and RAE. In the southern margin of the Siberian Craton, the most intense granite formation occurred in the Late Paleoproterozoic. The extended South Siberian belt of collisional and within-plate Na-K granitoids is characterized by intense influx of RAE and other trace elements in the upper crustal shell. The southwestern margin of the craton (Yenisei Range) was spanned by repeated Late Neoproterozoic Na-K granite formation, with wide development of collisional and within-plate Na-K granites having elevated Th content and [Th]/[U] ratio. The higher RAE concentrations are typical of within-plate Paleo and Neoproterozoic granitoids. The highest uranium content was found in the postcollisional and within-plate Na-K granites and subalkaline leucogranites. Uranium ore concentrations were formed at the riftogenic stages of evolution of these crustal blocks, when within-plate subalkaline acid magmatism and accompanying hydrothermal metamorphism overprinted granitized crystalline massifs, including high-U sedimentary and volcanic complexes. Areas with the most favorable geological-geochemical environments for the formation of uranium mineralization were distinguished in the southern margin of the Siberian Craton and its nearest folded framing.
      PubDate: 2014-09-01
       
  • Geochemistry of stable oxygen and hydrogen isotopes in minerals and
           corundum-bearing rocks in northern Karelia as an indicator of their
           unusual genesis
    • Abstract: Abstract The paper presents newly obtained data on the oxygen and hydrogen isotopic composition of minerals in corundum occurrences and their host rocks in northern Karelia. Minerals in the Khitoostrov and Varaka corundum-bearing zones have extremely low δ18O (lower than −26‰) and δ D (lower than −215‰), which suggest that the mineral-forming process involved glacial waters and that the minerals preserve the isotopic ratios of their protolith. Aluminous corundum plagioclasites were produced by high-pressure Svecofennian (1.9-1.8 Ga) metamorphism of Paleoproterozoic rocks that had been metasomatized with the involvement of meteoric waters during the Guronian glaciation epoch.
      PubDate: 2014-09-01
       
  • Geochemistry of mafic rocks of the PGE-bearing Vurechuaivench Massif
           (Monchegorsk Complex, Kola region)
    • Abstract: Abstract The platinum-bearing Paleoproterozoic Vurechuaivench Massif in the Monchegorsk Pluton is made up of amphibolized and saussuritized gabbronorites, anorthosites, and norites. The geochemical features of the massif rocks are considered at four detailed areas. It was confirmed that the Vurechuaivench and Nyud-Poaz massifs are geochemically similar. The rare-earth element (REE) distribution in the rocks of the Vurechuaivench Massif is peculiar in the low total REE content (9.4–27.6 ppm), negative REE slope, significant LREE enrichment [La/Yb] n = 3.7–8.7), and distinctly expressed positive Eu anomaly ([Eu/Eu*] n = 1.2–2.2). The REE distribution pattern remains unchangeable throughout the entire section, including the rocks of the Pt reef, with a gradual upsection REE increase. It is suggested that the PGE reef of the Vurechuaivench Massif, as the Platinova Reef (Skaergaard massif) and Sonju-Lake Intrusion (Duluth complex), was formed during fractional crystallization in a large magma chamber without new magma influx. It is conceivable that the Vurechuaivench Massif is the allochthonous fragment of a large loppolith-like body, the lower portions of which compose the Nyud-Poaz Massif, while the middle part was almost completely eroded.
      PubDate: 2014-09-01
       
  • Geochemistry of granitoids from the basement of the Kuril island arc
           system
    • Abstract: Abstract This paper reports the characteristics of granitoids from the Pacific slope of the Kuril island arc system, which were discovered by the authors during geological and geophysical operations in three cruises of the R/V Akademik M. Lavrent’ev. The major and trace element compositions of these rocks were determined, their role in the formation of the submarine Vityaz Ridge was evaluated, and they were compared with granitoids from the Brouton group of submarine volcanoes and xenoliths from Simushir Island and the Sea of Okhotsk. Granitoids from various structures of the basement of the Kuril island arc system are hypabyssal rocks derived from andesite magmas. Their common features are related to the formation on the continental crust under convergent geodynamic conditions involving compression due to the movement and subduction of the Pacific plate beneath the Asian continent. The problem of the basement of the Kuril island arc system was discussed, the composition and age of its rocks were determined, and the history of the geologic development of the Pacific slope of the arc starting from the Late Mesozoic was briefly described.
      PubDate: 2014-08-01
       
  • Molecular nitrogen in salts and subsalt fluids in the Volga-Ural Basin
    • Abstract: Abstract Analysis of the distribution and genesis of nitrogen in salts and subsalt formation fluids in the Volga-Ural Basin makes it possible to distinguish two genetically distinct groups of subsalt fluids and corresponding two distinct sources of nitrogen. One of them includes calcium chloride bridnes, nitrogen-saturated oils, and nitrogen-bearing formation gases. The fluids of this group have δ15N > 0‰ and occur closer to the surface in the platform part of the basin. The other group comprises only oils saturated with CH4 and methane formation gases, and the fluids of the latter group likely have δ15N < 0‰ and were found near the margin of the platform, in the Ural Foredeep and near the Caspian depression. The first group with isotopically heavy nitrogen is supposedly formed by fluids remaining after the loss of volatile components during ancient metamorphism of the rocks, whereas the second group was likely generated by the volatiles released during the degassing of the same rocks.
      PubDate: 2014-08-01
       
  • REE and fluid inclusions in zoned fluorites from Eastern Transbaikalia:
           Distribution and geochemical significance
    • Abstract: Abstract Special methodology was used to study the distribution of REE and some other elements in zoned fluorites from the different deposits of Eastern Transbaikalia. Fluorites from the uranium and polymetallic ore fields sharply differ in their REE distribution pattern and the composition of fluid inclusions, which reflects the geochemical specifics and indicates the possible sources of parental solutions. A gradual change in REE distribution patterns established in the successive growth zones of fluorites clearly coincides with the gradual decrease of temperature and mineralization of fluid inclusions. It is suggested that a change in the REE distribution pattern was provoked by the crystallochemical differentiation related to the formation of nano-sized mineral admixtures of REE phosphates and/or fluorcarbonates, which possess an ability to the selective accumulation of different REE groups. It was found that the zoned fluorites from the Streltsovka and Garsonui deposits show an opposite trends in the change of REE pattern with zonation. With a general decrease in total REE contents, fluorite from the Streltsovka deposit shows a change from positive parabolic to subchondritic pattern, while that from the Garsonui deposit, varies from the negative via subchondritic to the positive patterns.
      PubDate: 2014-08-01
       
  • Portlandite in rocks of carbonatite massifs
    • PubDate: 2014-08-01
       
  • Enthalpy of dehydration of natural volkonskoite: Calorimetric data
    • PubDate: 2014-08-01
       
  • Analysis of the geochemical processes of the formation of ore-forming
           fluid at the cupriferous sandstone (shale) deposits
    • PubDate: 2014-08-01
       
  • Dialysis of aqueous extracts of rocks as the method for studying the
           mobile species of chemical elements
    • PubDate: 2014-08-01
       
  • Geochemistry of metamorphic processes in mafic rocks of the Krasnaya Guba
           area, Belomorian Mobile Belt
    • Abstract: Abstract New data are obtained on the major-component and minor- and trace-element composition of metamorphosed gabbronorites and Fe-Ti gabbro in the Krasnaya Guba area, Belomorian Mobile Belt. These two magmatic complexes, which are spatially combined but are of different age and were produced in different geodynamic environments, were simultaneously metamorphosed in the Paleoproterozoic to parameters transitional between the amphibolite and eclogite facies. Eclogite metamorphism was associated with perceivable changes in the concentrations of alkalis and alkali earth elements, and the metamorphic transformation of the plagioclase eclogite (which can be metamorphosed gabbronorite and/or gabbro) into amphibolite and biotite amphibolite was associated with changes in the concentrations of practically all trace elements. This implies that the metamorphic processes were not isochemical and were accompanied by significant removal and introduction of incompatible elements. However, some trace-element ratios (such as Ti/Y, Ti/Zr, Zr/Y, La/Sm, and Nb/Th) remained unmodified in the course of metamorphism and remained the same as in the pristine gabbronorite or gabbro and likely can be employed as indicators of the composition of the probable protolith and the conditions under which it was produced.
      PubDate: 2014-08-01
       
  • Change in the degree of catagenesis and hydrocarbon generation in the
           sedimentary rocks of the South Sumatra Basin, Indonesia
    • Abstract: Abstract Temperature and catagenetic history of the South Sumatra Basin in Indonesia is considered by the example of the sedimentary sequence of the Limau graben during its subsidence from the Oligocene to the present time. GALO system for basin modeling was applied for numerical reconstruction of six sedimentary successions in the area of holes Pandan-81, Petanang-1, Tepus-2, Tepus-1, Gambir-1, and Lembak-8 located along the profile cutting across the Limau graben. Modeling suggests significant cooling of the basemen for the last 15–20 Ma from the high initial heat flow of 105 mW/m2, which is typical of axial zones of continental rifting, and significant heating of the basin lithosphere during the last 2–5 Ma. Examination of variations in tectonic subsidence of the basin confirms the possible extension of the lithosphere in the Oligocene-Miocene with an amplitude β increasing from 1.12 on the flanks of the Limau graben (Hole Lembak-8) to 1.32 in the central part of the graben (Tepus-1 and 2), Tectonic analysis indicates also the notable thermal activation of the basin in the Pliocene, Pleistocene, and Holocene. This activation is consistent with the high temperature gradient typical of the present-day sedimentary cover of the basin. Numerical modeling of the evolution of the organic matter maturity and hydrocarbon generation by main source formations of the basin confirms good prospects of the inferred source formations (Lemat, Talang Akar, and Gumai) of the South Sumatra basin for the generation of liquid hydrocarbons (HC) in the Limau Graben. It is also demonstrated that the source rocks of the Lemat Formation are ore-generating rocks in the main part of the Limau graben and are gas-generating rocks only in the deepest portions of the graben. The rocks at the base and roof of the Talang Akar Formation could be considered as highly oil-generating rocks, probably except for the upper horizons of the formation in the shallowest portions of the graben (Hole Lembak-8). Oil generation reached peak in the last 5–10 Ma. Modeling showed that intense oil generation by the Gumai Formation may be significant in the most part of the Limau graben and negligible only in the distant flanks of the graben (Hole Lembak-8).
      PubDate: 2014-08-01
       
  • Migration of Fe atoms in crystalline (Si) and amorphous (SiO       class="a-plus-plus">2) materials at their
           irradiation and heating
    • PubDate: 2014-07-01
       
  • Mechanism and hydrogeochemical conditions of the gaylussite formation in
           the Doroninskaya Group lakes, Eastern Transbaikal region
    • PubDate: 2014-07-01
       
 
 
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