Module 5: Applications of Biomarkers
Petroleum Geochemistry: Applications of Biomarkers
Module 5 provides an understanding of what biomarkers are, where they come from and what they can be used for.
- What are biomarkers?
- Analysis of biomarkers
- Types of biomarkers
- Applications of biomarkers
- Indicators of depositional environments and age (i.e. as fossils)
- Thermal maturity indicators
- Environmental applications
- Production geochemistry