Definitions for "Desorption"
A process in which an absorbed or adsorbed material is released from another material. Desorption is the reverse of absorption, adsorption, or both.
changing from an adsorbed state on a surface to a gaseous or liquid state
Opposite of sorption; the dissolution of chemicals from solid surfaces.
Keywords:  kerogen, reservoir, evolved, gas, coal
A test that measures the gas evolved from a core sample to determine gas content.
Freeing natural gas from the surface of coal or kerogen, usually by lowering the reservoir pressure
evaporation of a species (i.e. molecule) from a grain surface.