Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

, Volume 48, Issue 3–4, pp 223–227 | Cite as

Improving the quality of petroleum products by ultrasonic action

  • E. S. Gridneva
  • N. A. Bulychev

The possibility, in principle, of raising the octane number of the investigated gasolines by ultrasonic action using a variety of catalysts as well as the possibility of subsequent prolonged storage of the ultrasound-treated gasoline without loss of its performance characteristics is examined.


Gasoline MTBE Kieselguhr Isooctane Petroleum Product 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. S. Gridneva
    • 1
  • N. A. Bulychev
    • 2
  1. 1.Moscow State University of Engineering Ecology (MGUIE)MoscowRussia
  2. 2.Lebedev Physics Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences (FIAN)MoscowRussia

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