Accession Number : AD0257145

Title :   UTILIZATION OF ATOMIC ENERGY IN THE PETROLEUM INDUSTRY

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : ZASLAVSKIY,YU. S. ; SHOR,G.I.

Report Date : OCT 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The utilization of nuclear radiation in oil refining is discussed. The following phases are considered: (1) the use of radioactive radiation for the establishment of new technological processes of refining of petroleum and petroleum products or the improvement of existing processes; (2) the application of radioactive isotopes for the control and automation of plant processes of oil refining; and (3) the application of radioactive isotopes as labeled atoms in research.

Descriptors :   *NUCLEAR ENERGY, *PETROLEUM INDUSTRY, *REFINERIES, GAMMA RAYS, LABELED SUBSTANCES, PETROLEUM PRODUCTS, PROCESSING, RADIOACTIVE ISOTOPES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE