32. Hydrocarbon Processing

  1. Mike S. Lee
  1. Maoqi Feng,
  2. Thomas Andrews and
  3. Eloy Flores III

Published Online: 21 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118180730.ch32

Mass Spectrometry Handbook

Mass Spectrometry Handbook

How to Cite

Feng, M., Andrews, T. and Flores, E. (2012) Hydrocarbon Processing, in Mass Spectrometry Handbook (ed M. S. Lee), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118180730.ch32

Editor Information

  1. Milestone Development Services, USA

Author Information

  1. Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio, TX, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 18 APR 2012

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Pharmaceutical Science and Biotechnology: Practices, Applications and Methods

Book Series Editors:

  1. Mike S. Lee

Series Editor Information

  1. Milestone Development Services, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470536735

Online ISBN: 9781118180730



  • hydrocarbon processing, and the petroleum industry;
  • unconventional oil source, and MS in NCS, SCS detection;
  • oil-sand(s) bitumen MS analysis, NCS a major concern;
  • MS in CTL, the place of column chromatography;
  • MS of coal liquids, practical use of data being difficult


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Applications of MS in Unconventional Oil Refining

  • Applications of MS in Coal-to-Liquids (CTL) Processes

  • Summary

  • References