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The Urbach tail is the exponential decay of optical absorption with decreasing photon energy. The Urbach tail corresponds to the electronic absorption edge of various materials exhibiting thermal excitation so the electronic absorption edge has an exponential decline with slope kT on the long wavelength side. All crude oils15,16 and all asphaltenes15,17 have very similar electronic edge slopes characterized by ∼10 kT. We have a good understanding of the long wavelength spectrum of crude oils and asphaltenes.

W. , New York. O. (1998). Consilience, The Unity of Knowledge, Vintage Books, New York. , G. N. Hashem, H. Elshahawi (2005). Determination of coarse and ultra-fine scale compartmentalization by downhole fluid analysis coupled with other logs, Intl. Petrol. Tech. Conf. Paper, 10036. F. (1990). ACS Div. Pet. Chem. Preprint, 35, 314. 2 Asphaltene Molecular Size and Weight by Time-Resolved Fluorescence Depolarization Henning Groenzin and Oliver C. Mullins 1. 1. Overview The most important attribute of any chemical compound is its elemental constituents.

A chemist would never permit ethylene and polyethylene to be considered as equivalent substances. Styrene and polystyrene are completely different from any rheological and phase behavior perspective and would never be considered as equivalent. For a system such as asphaltenes, which are defined by a solubility classification, molecular weight is a crucial attribute. However, the issue of molecular weight of asphaltenes has often been treated cavalierly, with the perspective that as long as one understands the constituent groups more or less, the issue of whether these fundamental units are covalently linked or simply aggregated in solution is secondary.

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