Publisher description for Foams : fundamentals and applications in the petroleum industry / Laurier L. Schramm, editor.

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Explores the foam fundamentals, including bulk foam stability and antifoaming, foams in porous media, and foam sensitivity to oil in porous media. Discusses the application of foams to improving oil recovery in porous media. Presents the application of foams to oilwell and near-well petroleum
production. Describes foams in surface processes. Includes a comprehensive glossary of foam terminology.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Foam -- Industrial applications.
Petroleum engineering.