03989618 is referenced by 32 patents and cites 6 patents.

A process for upgrading a hydrocarbon fraction by contacting the hydrocarbon fraction with a dense-water-containing fluid at a temperature in the range of from about 600.degree. F. to about 900.degree. F. in the absence of an externally supplied catalyst and hydrogen and of pretreatment of the hydrocarbon fraction.

Title
Process for upgrading a hydrocarbon fraction
Application Number
5/474928
Publication Number
3989618
Application Date
May 31, 1974
Publication Date
November 2, 1976
Inventor
Leonard M Quick
Park Forest South
IL, US
John D McCollum
Munster
IN, US
Agent
William T McClain
Arthur G Gilkes
James L Wilson
Assignee
Standard Oil Company
IL, US
IPC
C10G 31/08
C10G 9/34
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