Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources | Date: 2015-05-20
Provided is a method of recycling a high purity ammonium sulfate aqueous solution including: adding slurry obtained by mixing water, aqueous ammonia, and gypsum with each other and a predetermined amount of carbon dioxide to a reactor to performing a carbonation reaction, wherein an ammonium sulfate aqueous solution produced in the reactor is circulated in the reactor.
Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources | Date: 2015-10-06
A method for analyzing multi phase and heat flow in a reservoir is disclosed. The method comprises a stage for specifying fracture surfaces in a reservoir as multiple three-dimensional coordinates, and specifying a three-dimensional coordinates of a intersecting line which intersects between the fracture surfaces to grasp connectivity between the fracture surfaces, a stage for generating a mathematical equation having main variables of pressure, saturation and temperature in the cell from at least two or more of fluids among oil, water, gas that are moving within the fracture network and each flow model of fluids with heat, and a stage for grasping the flow of fluids and heat within the fracture network in the reservoir by activating the flow model by specifying initial values of pressure, saturation and temperature in each cell, and specifying production condition or injection condition of a drilling well connected to the fracture network.
Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources | Date: 2015-05-29
Provided are an underwater detector and a method for an underwater detection, and more particularly, an underwater detector including two direct current electrodes and a plurality of measurement electrodes in order to sense a movement of an object having conductivity different from that of water underwater. Since the underwater detector according to the present invention includes two direct current electrodes, a plurality of measurement electrodes, and a control and measurement module for measuring voltages of the plurality of measurement electrodes, the plurality of measurement electrodes each include an electrode control module and the electrode control module includes a first switch, a second switch, a controlling unit, and the like, the number of voltage measurement lines may be small and a voltage between two selected electrodes may be easily calculated.
Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources | Date: 2015-05-28
Provided is a method of measuring dissolved methane in seawater, including: a) injecting a sample into a vacuum container containing a cadmium chloride solution injected thereinto and refrigerating the vacuum container; b) shaking the vacuum container, and achieving temperature equilibrium with an ambient temperature; c) separating the dissolved methane from residue by passing the sample in the vacuum container through a methane separator; and d) analyzing the separated dissolved methane by a mass spectrometer. According to the method of measuring dissolved methane in seawater of the present invention, a recovery rate of dissolved methane may be maximally increased to improve an analysis rate accordingly, and an analysis of dissolved methane may be conducted even with a small amount of sample, and in addition to the measurement of the dissolved methane, a sulfur isotope analysis may be simultaneously conducted by using a sample from which the dissolved methane is extracted.
Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources | Date: 2015-01-15
Provided is a sensor for measuring water levels of groundwater and surface water using magnetostriction displacement and multi measurement system for groundwater and surface water by using the same. The sensor includes an outer case having a hollow space therein and extending in a longitudinal direction, a magnetostriction line spaced apart from an inner wall in the hollow space of the outer case to extend in the longitudinal direction, a floating permanent magnet guided along the magnetostriction line to be movable in the longitudinal direction, the floating permanent magnet being changed in position to correspond to a water level; and a transceiver applying a current pulse into the magnetostriction line to receive an elastic wave that is generated while first magnetic fields formed in a circumferential direction of the magnetostriction line by the current pulse crosses a second magnetic fields formed in an axial direction of the magnetostriction line by the permanent magnet.