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51. Application of a Composition-Explicit Distillation Curve Metrology to Mixtures of Jet-A and S-8
Topic: Fossil Fuels
Published: 2/19/2008
Authors: Thomas J Bruno, Beverly L. Smith
Abstract: We have recently introduced several important improvements in the measurement of distillation curves for complex fluids. The modifications to the classical measurement provide for (1) temperature and volume measurements of low uncertainty, (2) tempe ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=50404

52. Composition-Explicit Distillation Curves of Aviation Fuels JP-8 and a Coal-Based Jet Fuel
Topic: Fossil Fuels
Published: 7/11/2007
Authors: Thomas J Bruno, Beverly L. Smith
Abstract: We have recently introduced several important improvements in the measurement of distillation curves for complex fluids. The modifications to the classical measurement provide for (1) a composition explicit data channel for each distillate fraction ( ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=50492

53. Properties of a 50/50 Mixture of Jet-A + S-8
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 6647
Topic: Fossil Fuels
Published: 3/14/2007
Authors: Thomas J Bruno, Arno R Laesecke, Stephanie L Outcalt, Hans-Dieter Seelig, Beverly L. Smith
Abstract: This report describes measurement efforts performed on the mixture of aviation fuels: Jet-A + S-8*. The primary mixture is a 50/50 (vol/vol) combination of the two fuels. Measurements include chemical analysis, density, viscosity, speed of sound and ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=50480

54. Advanced Distillation Curve Measurement with a Model Predictive Temperature Controller
Topic: Fossil Fuels
Published: 9/1/2006
Authors: Thomas J Bruno, Beverly L. Smith
Abstract: In previous work, several significant improvements in the measurement of distillation curves for complex fluids were introduced. The modifications to the classical measurement provide for (1) temperature and volume measurement(s) of low uncertainty, ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=50285

55. Annual Performance Report: Thermodynamic, Transport and Chemical Properties of Reference JP-8
Topic: Fossil Fuels
Published: 9/1/2006
Author: Thomas J Bruno
Abstract: The NIST research focuses on measurement of major thermophysical and chemical properties of JP-8, to develop it as a reference fluid. The properties include fluid volatility, density, speed of sound, viscosity and thermal conductivity. In addition, w ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=50427

56. Method and Apparatus for Precision In-Line Sampling of Distillate
Topic: Fossil Fuels
Published: 2/26/2006
Author: Thomas J Bruno
Abstract: In this short note we present a method and a simple apparatus for use with simple, fractional and steam distillation operations in which the operator requires a precise measurement of instantaneous distillate composition as the distillation proceeds. ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=50159

57. Method for Estimating the Dielectirc Constant of Natural Gas Mixtures
Topic: Fossil Fuels
Published: 1/11/2005
Authors: Allan H Harvey, Eric W Lemmon
Abstract: A method is developed for calculating the static dielectric constant (relative permittivity) of fluid mixtures, with an emphasis on natural gas. The dielectric constant is calculated as a function of temperature, density, and composition; the densit ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=831969

58. Method for estimating the dielectric constant of natural gas mixtures
Topic: Fossil Fuels
Published: 1/11/2005
Authors: Allan H Harvey, Eric W Lemmon
Abstract: A method is developed for calculating the static dielectric constant (relative permittivity) of fluid mixtures, with an emphasis on natural gas. The dielectric constant is calculated as a function of temperature, density, and composition; the density ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=50062

59. A Closed System Digestion and Purification Procedure for the Accurate Assay of Chlorine in Fossil Fuels
Topic: Fossil Fuels
Published: 10/1/2004
Authors: M E Howard, Robert D Vocke Jr
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=903332

60. Speed of Sound and Other Related Thermodynamic Properties Calculated From the AGA8 Detail Characterization Method
Topic: Fossil Fuels
Published: 11/19/2003
Authors: Eric W Lemmon, K. E. Starling
Abstract: The AGA8 Detail Characterization Method allows for the calculation of the compressibility factor (or pressure) for a natural gas mixture given known conditions of density and temperature. Iterative procedures can be used to calculate the density whe ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=831870



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