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Flying at the Speed of (Ultraviolet) Light Part 3

Alex Hodgson, VUV Analytics

In the final part of his series, Alex Hodgson discusses testing conditions and results across three labs for jet fuel using ASTM D8071 using GC-VUV.

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Flying at the Speed of (Ultraviolet) Light Part 2

Alex Hodgson, VUV Analytics

The second part in his three part series, Alex Hodgson discusses how to expand the spectral library to make it possible to use GC-VUV for Jet…

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Flying at the Speed of (Ultraviolet) Light Part 1

Alex Hodgson, VUV Analytics

The first in a three part series, Alex Hodgson explains why ASTM D1319 is no longer effective in analyzing jet fuel.

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2018 Gulf Coast Conference Recap – Verified Hydrocarbon Analysis and Methanol in Crude Oil by GC-VUV

James Diekmann, VUV Analytics

James Diekmann gives a summary on his two GCC presentations on VHA andthe determination of methanol in crude oil using GC-VUV.

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Olefin Content in Fuels by ASTM D8071

LCGC

This LCGC Dedicated Dialogue interview with Jean-Francois Borny outlines how ASTM D8071 methodology allows for the rapid and accurate analysis of finished gasoline.

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GCC 2018 Recap: Fast Analysis of Non-Traditional Gasoline Additives with GC-VUV Spectroscopy

Ryan Schonert

Ryan Schonert gives a summary of his GCC presentation on non-traditional gasoline additives in finished gasoline and how ASTM D8071 is more beneficial than ASTM D6730.

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Gulf Coast Conference 2018 Presentation: Fast Analysis of Non-Traditional Gasoline Additives

Ryan Schonert, VUV Analytics

Non-traditional gasoline additives (NTGAs) like ethyl acetate are being researched as beneficial octane-booster replacements for ethanol and methyl tert-butyl ether.  Other octane-enhancing NTGAs, including acetone and…

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Gulf Coast Conference 2018 Presentation: Using Static Headspace to Detect Methanol in Crude Oil

James Diekmann, VUV Analytics

Methanol is used in the production of crude oil to prevent formation of gas hydrates. Residual methanol in crude oil can lead to costly problems in…

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Gulf Coast Conference 2018 Presentation: Estimating PMI with GC-VUV Spectroscopy

Jack Cochran, VUV Analytics

Particulate Matter Index (PMI) indicates how fuel quality contributes to particle number emissions in automobiles.  Because gasoline is complex, GC-FID detailed hydrocarbon analysis (DHA) is used…

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