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 13, Issue 01

Applicability of the Forchheimer Equation for Non-Darcy Flow in Porous Media

Huang, Haiying, Georgia Inst. of Technology
Ayoub, Joseph A., Schlumberger
102715-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Evaluating Pressure Integrity of Polymer Ring Seals for Threaded Connections in HP/HT Wells and Expandable Casing

Hilbert, Lawrence B., Exponent Failure Analysis Assocs.
Bergstrom, Jorgen, Exponent Failure Analysis Assocs
87214-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Approximate Pore-Level Modeling for Apparent Viscosity of Polymer-Enhanced Foam in Porous Media

Huh, Chun, U. of Texas at Austin
Rossen, William R., Delft U. of Technology
99653-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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An Experimental Study of Wetting Behavior and Surfactant EOR in Carbonates With Model Compounds

Wu, Yongfu, Dow Chemical Co.
Shuler, Patrick J., California Inst. of Technology
Blanco, Mario, California Inst. of Technology
Tang, Yongchun, California Inst. of Technology
Goddard, William A., California Inst. of Technology
99612-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Impact of Acid Additives on the Rheological Properties of a Viscoelastic Surfactant and Their Influence on Field Application

Nasr-El-Din, Hisham A., Texas A&M University
Al-Ghamdi, AbdulWahab H., Saudi Aramco
Al-Qahtani, Abdulqader A., Saudi Aramco
Samuel, Mathew M., Schlumberger Well Services
89418-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Review of the Molecular Structure and Aggregation of Asphaltenes and Petroleomics

Mullins, Oliver C., Schlumberger
95801-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Favorable Attributes of Alkaline-Surfactant-Polymer Flooding

Liu, Shunhua, Rice University
Zhang, Danhua, Intertek Westport
Yan, Wei, IPSI LLC
Puerto, Maura, Rice University
Hirasaki, George J., Rice University
Miller, Clarence A., Rice University
99744-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Upscaling Discrete Fracture Characterizations to Dual-Porosity, Dual-Permeability Models for Efficient Simulation of Flow With Strong Gravitational Effects

Gong, Bin, Chevron Corp.
Karimi-Fard, Mohammad, Stanford University
Durlofsky, Louis J., Stanford University
102491-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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A New Practical Method for Upscaling in Highly Heterogeneous Reservoir Models

Zhang, Pinggang, BP
Pickup, Gillian E., Heriot-Watt U.
Christie, Michael A., Heriot-Watt U.
103760-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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An Efficient Two-Stage Sampling Method for Uncertainty Quantification in History Matching Geological Models

Ma, Xianlin, Texas A&M University
Al-Harbi, Mishal, Texas A&M University
Datta-Gupta, Akhil, Texas A&M University
Efendiev, Yalchin, Texas A&M University
102476-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Connectivity Prediction in Fractured Reservoirs With Variable Fracture Size: Analysis and Validation

Masihi, Mohsen, Sharif University of Technology
King, Peter R., Imperial College
Nurafza, Peyman R., Total E&P UK PLC
100229-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Adaptive Multiscale Streamline Simulation and Inversion for High-Resolution Geomodels

Stenerud, Vegard R., StatoilHydro
Kippe, Vegard, SINTEF ICT
Lie, Knut-Andreas, SINTEF ICT
Datta-Gupta, Akhil, Texas A&M University
106228-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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