Petroleum Products, Lubricants, and Fossil Fuels

    Fundamentals of Biobased and Biodegradable Lubricants: A Real World Perspective

    Evaluation of Chlorella Minutissima Oil for Biodiesel Production

    Optimization of Biodiesel Production by Response Surface Methodology and Genetic Algorithm

    Comparison of the Performance of Copper Oxide Nanofluid with Water in Electronic Cooling

    Influence of the Reaction Conditions on the Ester Content and Characterization of Biodiesel via Ethylic Route

    Fuel Quality Assessment of Ethyl Esters Produced from Vegetable Oils and Their Blends With Petroleum Diesel

    Metrological Approach in the Study of Biodiesel Viscosity Variation with Temperature

    Validation of the Performance of Pervious Concrete in a Field Application with Finite Element Analysis

    Characteristics of PAG Based Bio-Hydraulic Fluid

    Cracking Resistance and Impact Wear of Thin and Thick Hard Coatings Under Cyclic Loading

    Use of Vegetable Oils and Animal Oils as Steel Quenchants: A Historical Review—1850-2010

    Application of ECLs and Today’s Legislation

    Characteristics of Base Fluid in Environmentally Acceptable Lubricants

    Luminescent Bacteria as an Indicator Species for Lubricant Formulation Ecotoxicity

    Experiences with ASTM D02 Practices D4378 and D6224 for Turbine Oils and Auxiliary Power Plant Equipment Condition Monitoring Programs

    Thermal Oxidative Stability of Vegetable Oils as Metal Heat Treatment Quenchants

    Analysis of In-Service Lubricating Grease

    Guidelines for Alarm Limits and Trend Analysis

    A New Way to Determine the Biodegradability of Lubricants by a Biokinetic Model

    In-Line Monitoring of Particulate, Color, and Water Content in Lubricating Oils to Facilitate Predictive Maintenance, Reduce Wear, and Provide Real Time Alarming

    Optimizing a Wind Turbine Oil Condition Monitoring Program

    Multielement Analysis of Crude Oils Using Inductively Coupled Plasma-Atomic Emission Spectrometry

    Effect of Antioxidants on Oxidative Stability and Quenching Performance of Soybean Oil and Palm Oil Quenchants

    Compatibility of Vegetable Oil Based Lubricating Greases With Different Mineral Oil Based Greases

    The Effect of Stabilizing Agent on Platinum Nanoparticles and Implications Towards the Oxygen Reduction Reaction

    Determination of Kinematic Viscosity of Used Lubricating Oils Using Houillon Viscometer

    The Use of Linear Sweep Voltammetry in Condition Monitoring of Diesel Engine Oil

    Lubricating Oils Evaluation of Dispersancy Capacity of Lubricating Oils and the Impact of Biofuels on Lubricant Dispersancy

    Recent Developments in Online Oil Condition Monitoring Sensors and Alignment with ASTM Methods and Practices

    Polyalkylene Glycols as Next Generation Engine Oils

    Particle Characterization and Sizing: SEM Utilizing Automated Electron Beam and AFA Software for Particle Counting and Particle Characterization

    Microbial Corrosion in Aviation Turbine Fuel (Jet A 1) Transporting Pipeline

    Outstanding Return on Investment When Industrial Plant Lubrication Programs are Supported by International Standards

    USDA Programs to Support Development and Use of Biobased Industrial Products

    An Overview of Progress and New Developments in FTIR Lubricant Condition Monitoring Methodology

    Determination of Mercury in Crude Oil by Atomic Spectroscopy

    Analysis and Prevention of Quenching Failures and Proper Selection of Quenching Media: An Overview

    A Volume of Fluid Phase Change Model on Adaptive Octree Grids

    Performance Characteristics of a Dual Fuel Engine Operated with Mahua Biodiesel and Liquefied Petroleum Gas

    Vehicle Emissions and Fuel Economy Effects of 16 % Butanol and Various Ethanol Blended Fuels (E10, E20, and E85)

    Potentiometric Titration as an Alternative Technique for the Determination of the Iodine Value in Biodiesel Matrix from Palm Oil

    Acid Number Determination of Biodiesel by Potentiometric Titration Using Different Methods

    Current Status of Fire-Resistant Hydraulic Fluids Meeting European Underground Mining Standards

    Monitoring and Blending Biofuels Using a Microfluidic Sensor

    Determination of Ester Content in Different Kinds of Biodiesel

    Analytical Characterization of Sediment Formed in Soy Oil-Based B20 Biodiesel

    The Influence of the Addition of Oils in the Diesel Fuel Density

    Rheological Characterisation and Empirical Modelling of Lead-Free Solder Pastes and Isotropic Conductive Adhesive Pastes

    Experimental Investigations of Preheated Jatropha Oil Fuelled Direct Injection Compression Ignition Engine—Part 1: Performance, Emission, and Combustion Characteristics

    Synthetic Jet Fuel Blend Analysis Using Mid-Infrared Spectroscopy

    Development of a Standard Flammability Test for Water-Based Hydraulic Fluids

    Compositional Analysis of Microwave Chemically Treated Biomass Samples

    CO2-Neutral Fuels and Lubricants Based on Second Generation Oils such as Jatropha

    Determining the Oxidation Stability of Biodiesel and Blends Using a New Rapid Small Scale Oxidation Test (RSSOT)—The PetroOXY

    pH Measurement in Bioethanol by Using Different Electrodes and according to International Standards

    Cold Flow Properties of Biodiesel by Automatic and Manual Analysis Methods

    Challenge of Analytical Characterization of Biofuels

    Calibration Standards for Biodiesel Fuels

    The Potential of Biodiesel Production from Fatty Acid Methyl Esters of Some European/Mediterranean and Cosmopolitan Halophyte Seed Oils

    Synthesis of Biodiesel from Tobacco and Waste Frying Oil Using Heterogeneous KHCO3/Al2O3 Catalyst

    Glycerol Tri-Ester Derivatives as Diluent to Improve Low Temperature Properties of Vegetable Oils

    Standard Reference Data for the Thermophysical Properties of Biofuels

    Experimental Investigation of Preheated Jatropha Oil Fuelled Direct Injection Compression Ignition Engine—Part 2: Engine Durability and Effect on Lubricating Oil

    Characterization of Density of Biodiesel from Soybean, Sunflower, Canola, and Beef Tallow in Relation to Temperature, Using a Digital Density Meter with a Metrological Point of View

    Water Content Determination in Biodiesel: Optimization of Methodology in Coulometric Karl Fischer Titration

    A Simple Green Method for Biodiesel Iodine Number Determination

    Lipase-Catalyzed Production of Biodiesel from Tallow

    A Comparison of the Performance of Environmentally Friendly Anhydrous Fire Resistant Hydraulic Fluids

    Addressing the Issue of Fuel Filter Fouling with Recent Changes in Fuel Quality

    The Impact of Fischer–Tropsch Diesel on the Oxidation Stability of Biodiesel (FAME) Blends

    Comparison of Structure and Quenching Performance of Vegetable Oils

    Multielement Analysis of Lubricating Greases with Inductively Coupled Plasma: Atomic Emission Spectrometry

    Minimizing Machining Distortion in Aluminum Alloys through Successful Application of Uphill Quenching—A Process Overview

    Foam Tests for Lubricating Oils: Limitations of Reliability and Reproducibility

    ASTM Proficiency Testing Programs for Biofuels

    Automated Acid Content Determination in Lubricants by FTIR Spectroscopy as an Alternative to Acid Number Determination

    Assessing and Classifying the Fire-Resistance of Industrial Hydraulic Fluids: The Way Ahead?

    Explanation on the Origin of Distortion in Induction Hardened Ring Specimens by Computer Simulation

    Correlation between Cooling Curves Obtained with a Silver Probe and Quenching Properties of 5140 Steel Bars

    Interlaboratory Bias and Uncertainty in the Analysis of Metals and Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Used Oil Samples

    Determination of Appropriate Sample Depth during Air-Drying of Low Rank Coals Reduced to 2.36 mm (No. 8) Sieve Size

    Contaminants in Used Oils and Their Behavior

    Prediction of Barium Sulfate Scale Formation in Oilfield Environment

    Effects of Contamination of Biobased Hydraulic Fluids with Mineral Oil

    The Effects of Lubricant Ingredients on New Hydraulic Oil Cleanliness

    Atomic Force Microscopy of Geroler Motor Wear Debris Ferrograms

    Engine Oil Volatility: Noack Evaporation Methods

    Using Polyalkylene Glycol Quenchants to Effectively Control Distortion and Residual Stresses in Heat Treated Aluminum Alloys

    Study on Antioxidative Synergism of Molybdenum Dialkydithiocarbamate with Alkylated Diphenylamine Antioxidants

    Effects of Contamination on Aerospace Hydraulic Component and System Performance

    Varnish Formation in the Gas Turbine Oil Systems

    Viscometric Temperature Sensitivity of Engine Lubricants at Low Temperature and Moderately High Shear Conditions

    No/Low SAP and Alternative Engine Oil Development and Testing

    ROBO—A Bench Procedure to Replace Sequence IIIGA Engine Test

    Mechanochemical Additive-Assisted Reconditioning Effects and Mechanism on Worn Ferrous Surfaces

    Design of Functionalized PAMA Viscosity Modifiers to Reduce Friction and Wear in Lubricating Oils

    Contamination of Power Generation Lubricants

    Studies of the Oxidation Dynamics of Turbine Oils—Initial Data from a New Form of the Rotating Pressure Vessel Oxidation Test

    The “Practice Relevant Pitting Test”—A New Improved Test Method to Evaluate the Influence of Lubricants on the Pitting Load Capacity of Case Carburized Gears

    Surface Characterization Techniques in Wear of Materials

    Synergistic Tribological Performances of Borate Additive in Lubricants

    Validation of Oxidative Stability of Factory Fill and Alternative Engine Oils Using the Iron Catalyzed Oxidation Test

    A Review of Engine Oil Oxidation Bench Tests and Their Application in the Screening of New Antioxidant Systems for Low Phosphorus Engine Oils

    Study of the ZDDP Antiwear Tribofilm Formed on the DLC Coating Using AFM and XPS Techniques

    Prediction of Strontium Sulfate Scale Formation in Oilfield Environment

    Additive and Base Oil Effects in Automatic Particle Counters

    Modern Turbine Oil Oxidation Performance Limits—Meeting and Measuring Them—A Shell Perspective

    A Method for the Preparation of NIST Traceable Fossil Fuel Standards with Concentrations Intermediate to SRM Values

    Physical, Performance, and Chemical Changes in Turbine Oils from Oxidation

    A New Concept for Leak Testing Environmental Enclosure Filtration Systems

    Variables Affecting the ASTM Standard C 311 Loss on Ignition Test for Fly Ash

    Statistical Performance of Methods for Measuring Sulfur Concentrations in Ultra Low Sulfur DieselReport from the 2004 Inter-laboratory Crosscheck Program

    Review of Degradation Mechanisms Leading to Sludge and Varnish in Modern Turbine Oil Formulations

    Oxidation Testing of Long-Life Turbine Oil Fluids. Can We Do Better?

    Residue Analysis on RPVOT Test Samples for Single and Multiple Antioxidants Chemistry for Turbine Lubricants

    Evaluation and Comparison Between Oxidation Stability Test Methods for Turbine Oils

    Effect of Coatings-Orientants on Antifriction Properties of Lubricants in Tribounits under Boundary Lubrication

    Oxidation Fundamentals and Its Application to Turbine Oil Testing

    Analysis of Fuels, Lubricants, and Greases Using X-ray Fluorescence Spectrometry

    Mercury Measurements in Fossil Fuels, Particularly Petrochemicals

    Analysis of Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Samples by Inductively Coupled Plasma Atomic Emission Spectrometry (ICP-AES), Using Pneumatic Nebulizer and Standard Spray Chamber

    The Use of Microwave Digestion and ICP to Determine Elements in Petroleum Samples

    Analysis of the Volatiles Generated During the Selby-Noack Test by 31P NMR Spectroscopy

    Improvements in the Determination of Fluorine in Fuel and Lubricants by Oxidative Combustion and Ion-Selective Electrode Detection

    Advances in ICP-MS Technologies for Characterization and Ultra-Trace Speciation as a Tool for the Petroleum Industry

    Direct Trace and Ultra-Trace Metals Determination in Crude Oil and Fractions by Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry

    Latest Improvements on Using Polarized X-Ray Excitation EDXRF for the Analysis of Low Sulfur Content in Automotive Fuel

    Phosphorus Additive Chemistry and Its Effects on the Phosphorus Volatility of Engine Oils

    Rapid Determination of Sulfur in Liquid Hydrocarbons for At-Line Process Applications Using Combustion/Oxidation and UV-Fluorescence Detection

    Sampling and Analysis of Mercury in Crude Oil

    Recent Advances in Gas Chromatographic/Atomic Emission Hetero-Atom Selective Detection for Characterization of Petroleum Streams and Products

    Elemental Analysis of Lubricating Grease by Inductively Coupled Plasma Atomic Emission Spectrometry (ICP-AES)

    Low-Level Sulfur in Fuel Determination Using Monochromatic WD XRF—ASTM D 7039-04

    Determination of Sulfur Content in Crude Oil Using On-Line X-ray Transmission Technology

    Pyro-Electrochemical On-Line Ultra Low Sulfur Analyzer

    Fuel Analysis by Filter Furnace Electrothermal Atomic Absorption Spectrometry

    DP-SCD and LTMGC for Determination of Low Sulfur Levels in Hydrocarbons

    Determination of Total Mercury in Crude Oil by Combustion Cold Vapor Atomic Absorption Spectrometry (CVAAS)

    Rotrode Filter Spectroscopy: A Recently Improved Method to Detect and Analyze Large Wear and Contaminant Particles in Fluids

    Rheological 3-D Modeling of Scuffing for the EP-Additive Condition

    Zen and the Art (or Is It Science) of a Perfect Analysis

    Trace Levels of Sulfur in the Fuels of the Future: Analytical Perspective

    Calibration and Testing of On-Line Coal Analyzers