Monday, October 8, 2018

Dry water and Burning ice: all about gas hydrates

Two unusual materials with unusual names.  I show how to make "dry" water and propane gas hydrate, which looks like ice and is flammable.

Dry water

Propane clathrate

Propane hydrate formation

Methane storage in hydrates

Propane hydrate:

Propane vapor pressure:

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