The laws of science will ultimately dictate what can or cannot be done with feedstocks to provide the needed products. The science of analytical chemistry is at the core of understanding of both the problems of processing various feedstocks.
This course study the essential elements of all analytical tests used to characterize petroleum. It is, of course, critical for testing laboratory personnel to be fully familiar with all the details of the tests they are performing. But it is also important for nonlaboratory personnel to know at least the significance, advantages, and limitations of particular tests used to characterize product quality.
By the end of this course, the participant will be able to: