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Colloidal structures of vacuum residue and their thermal stability in terms of saturate, aromatic, resin and asphaltene composition. S. Li et al. J. Petrol. Sci. Engng., January 1999, 22(1--3), 37--45.

The role of resin is highlighted in maintaining asphaltene stability. Brief attention is paid to the use of thermodynamic models for the interpretation of such stability. Numerous TEM (Transmission electron microscopy) photographs of various fractions and of oils are included. 23 refs.

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Journal title: Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering

Keywords: asphalt, bitumen or tar - Crude oil - Crude oil and residues -

Subjects: Transmission - Bitumen - Transportation, Transmission and Distribution - Crude oil - Oil and gas - Oil - Petroleum products -

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