Behavioural Science

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(a)Psychology - 1.Learning 2.Motivation 3.Emotions 4.Perceptions 5.Training 6.Leadership 7.Effectiveness 8.Performance appraisal

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Defining a Petroleum SystemThe first step in petroleum system analysis is petroleum system definition. In this section we will discuss what the concept of a petroleum system is; how to identify and name a system; how the components relate geographically, stratigraphically, and temporally; and how to map a petroleum system.The Petroleum System ConceptThe petroleum system is a unifying concept that encompasses all of the disparate elements and processes of petroleum geology. Practical application of petroleum systems can be used in exploration, resource evaluation, and research.A petroleum system encompasses a pod of active source rock and all genetically related oil and gas accumulations. It includes all the geologic elements and processes that are essential if an oil and gas accumulation is to exist.Petroleum describes a compound that includes high concentrations of any of the following substances: Thermal and biological hydrocarbon gas found in conventional reservoirs as well as in gas hydrates, tight reservoirs, fractured shale, and coal Condensates Crude oils Natural bitumen in reservoirs, generally in siliciclastic and carbonate rocksSystem describes the interdependent elements and processes that form the functional unit that creates hydrocarbon accumulationsThe essential elements of a petroleum system include the following: Source rock Reservoir rock Seal rock Overburden rockPetroleum systems have two processes: Trap

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