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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1194215
Description: As part of risk assessment of fuel oil spills in Antarctic and subantarctic waters, this study describes partitioning of hydrocarbons from three fuels (Special Antarctic Blend diesel, SAB; marine gas ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1194410
Description: The search for life on Mars has relied on infrared spectroscopy from orbit and in situ rovers to detect chemical signals akin to those found within stromatolites on Earth. Carbonate and hydrothermally ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1194524
Description: The detection of early life signatures using hydrocarbon biomarkers in Precambrian rocks struggles with contamination issues, unspecific biomarkers and the lack of suitable sedimentary rocks due to ex ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1194474
Description: The Mesoproterozoic Hongshuizhuang Formation (∼1.4 Ga) from northern China consists of organic-rich sediments which record important environmental and biological information from that time. Organic an ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1073377
Description: Pyrolysis experiments (open and closed systems) and kinetic modelling of primary cracking of kerogen have been carried out to investigate hydrocarbon generation characteristics and source rock facies ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/356111
Description: Laser-micropyrolysis gas chromatography–mass spectrometry (La-Py-GC–MS) allows the analysis of small targeted areas of organic material. In this proof of concept study a novel application of the techn ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063958
Description: High abundances of 7- and 6-monomethylalkanes as well as C₁₇ n-alkane, indicative of cyanobacteria, have been discovered near the surfaces of Archean carbonate rocks of the Fortescue Group in the Pilb ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1054491
Description: A 3D petroleum systems model of the northern Bonaparte Basin indicates that the potential Nancar Trough source kitchen could be currently expelling hydrocarbons from numerous Jurassic source rocks int ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1058288
Description: Hopanes and steranes found in Archean rocks have been presented as key evidence supporting the early rise of oxygenic photosynthesis and eukaryotes, but the syngeneity of these hydrocarbon biomarkers ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/337695
Description: Many applications involving analysis of the hydrocarbons in petroleum systems rely upon the assumption that there has been no contamination of the sample. Precambrian basins are particularly susceptib ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/284856
Description: Potential source rocks on the Laminaria High, a region of the northern Bonaparte Basin on the North West Shelf of Australia, occur within the Middle Jurassic to Lower Cretaceous early to post-rift seq ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/321687
Description: A geochemical investigation was carried out on 61 core and cuttings samples from selected Mesozoic source rocks in the offshore Vulcan Sub-basin of the Bonaparte Basin, Australia. Rock-Eval pyrolysis ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/321647
Description: Two fluorescence techniques for rapidly screening oil inclusion abundances and compositions are presented. The techniques measure emission of trace fluorescence from reservoir grains and their solvent ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/339591
Description: Conventional biomarker studies typically interpret the distribution, structure and stable isotopic (e.g. ¹³C, D) composition of sedimentary hydrocarbons and polar compounds. However, compound and comp ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/321676
Description: Conventional biomarker studies typically interpret the distribution, structure and stable isotopic (e.g. ¹³C, D) composition of sedimentary hydrocarbons and polar compounds. However, compound and comp ... More
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