Geochemistry department with the cooperation of its joints can perform following geochemistry analysis:

   Sample handling & preparation:

  • Sample Washing & Drying
  • Contaminated Sample Preparation (Hand Pick Cuttings)
  • Oil Based Mud (OBM) Removal
  • Water-based mud (WBM) Removal
  • Basic Sample Prep (Grinding)


    Rock-Eval pyrolysis (Rock-Eval 6)

  • Basic analysis
  • Advanced analysis
  • Kinetic analysis of source rocks (3 Temp or 5 Temp)


   Thermal Maturity Analyses

  • Sample preparation (Kerogen Isolation)
  • Vitrinite Reflectance (%RO)
  • Thermal Alteration Index


  Extraction of organic matter (EOM) by soxhlet


  Liquid Chromatography (SARA analysis)

  • Asphaltene separation by IP-143 standard
  • Maltene separation by D-2007 standard

Elemental analysis

  • Analysis of C, H, N, S, and O (Oxygen determined by difference)
  • Trace elements (such as Ni, V, and etc.)


  Pyrolysis gas chromatography of source rocks (PY-GC)

    Gas chromatography (GC)

  • Saturate Gas chromatography
  • Aromatic Gas chromatography


GC-MS Quantitative Saturate Biomarker

  • GC-MS Quantitative Aromatic Hydrocarbons