SPE Journal

SPE Journal includes fundamental research papers on all aspects of engineering for oil and gas exploration and production. SPE Journal covers the theories and emerging concepts that will become the new technologies of tomorrow.  Recent issues have included articles covering reservoir characterization, multiphase flow, drilling dynamics, well architecture, gas well deliverability, numerical simulation, and CO2 sequestration. 


Volume 12, Issue 02

Some Practical Issues on Real-Time Reservoir Model Updating Using Ensemble Kalman Filter

Wen, Xian-Huan, Chevron Corp.
Chen, Wen H., Chevron Corp.
111571-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Fast Estimation of Connectivity in Fractured Reservoirs Using Percolation Theory

Masihi, Mohsen, Sharif University of Technology
King, Peter Robert, Imperial College
Nurafza, Peyman Reza, Imperial College
94186-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Semianalytical Stream-Function Solutions on Unstructured Grids for Flow in Heterogeneous Media

Hazlett, Randy Doyle, Potential Research Solutions
Babu, D. Krishna, Potential Research Solutions
Lake, Larry Wayne, University of Texas at Austin
95913-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Adaptive Multiscale Finite-Volume Framework for Reservoir Simulation

Tchelepi, Hamdi A., Stanford University
Jenny, Patrick, Institute of Fluid Dynamics, ETH
Lee, Seong Hee, Chevron ETC
Wolfsteiner, Christian, Chevron ETC
93395-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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A Stochastic Optimization Algorithm for Automatic History Matching

Gao, Guohua, Chevron Corp.
Li, Gaoming, U. of Tulsa
Reynolds, Albert Coburn, U. of Tulsa
90065-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Evaporative Cleanup of Water Blocks in Gas Wells

Mahadevan, Jagannathan, U. of Tulsa
Sharma, Mukul Mani, U. of Texas at Austin
Yortsos, Yannis C., U. of Southern California
94215-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Streamline Tracing on General Triangular or Quadrilateral Grids

Matringe, Sebastien Francois, Stanford University
Juanes, Ruben, Massachusetts Inst. of Tech.
Tchelepi, Hamdi A., Stanford University
96411-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Parametric Investigation of WAG Floods Above the MME

Bermudez, Leonardo, University of Texas at Austin
Johns, Russell Taylor, University of Texas at Austin
Parakh, Harshad Champaklal, University of Texas at Austin
84366-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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An Improved Model for Estimating Flow Impairment by Perforation Damage

Hagoort, Jacques, Hagoort & Associates BV
98137-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Carbon Dioxide Foam Rheology in Porous Media: A CT Scan Study

Du, Dongxing, Delft U. of Technology
Zitha, Pacelli Lidio Jose, Delft U. of Technology
Uijttenhout, Matthijs G.H., Delft U. of Technology
97552-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Response of Oceanic Hydrate-Bearing Sediments to Thermal Stresses

Moridis, George J., Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory
Kowalsky, Michael Brendon, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory
111572-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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