Academic Catalog

PETE514 OIL SHALE RECOVERY

Course Code: 5660514
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Petroleum And Natural Gas Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. MUSTAFA VERAN KK
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Chemical and physical properties of oil shales, occurrence of oil shales and bituminous sands, oxidation, combustion and gasification of oil shales, in-situ or surface recovery methods for extracting oil.