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 14, Issue 03

The Ensemble Kalman Filter in Reservoir Engineering--a Review

Aanonsen, Sigurd I., University of Bergen
Nævdal, Geir, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Oliver, Dean S., University of Oklahoma
Reynolds, Albert C., University of Tulsa
Vallès, Brice, International Research Institute of Stavanger
117274-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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A Detailed Comparison of Experimental and Numerical Data on Hydraulic Fracture Height Growth Through Stress Contrasts

Jeffrey, Robert G., CSIRO Petroleum
Bunger, Andrew, CSIRO Petroleum
106030-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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A Novel Hydraulic Fracturing Model Fully Coupled With Geomechanics and Reservoir Simulation

Ji, Lujun, M-I SWACO
Settari, Antonin, University of Calgary
Sullivan, Richard B., Anadarko Petroleum
110845-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Compositional Space Parameterization: Theory and Application for Immiscible Displacements

Voskov, Denis V., Stanford University
Tchelepi, Hamdi A., Stanford University
106029-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Compositional Space Parameterization: Multicontact Miscible Displacements and Extension to Multiple Phases

Voskov, Denis V., Stanford University
Tchelepi, Hamdi A., Stanford University
113492-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Formation and Propagation of Gel Aggregates Using Partially Hydrolyzed Polyacrylamide and Aluminum Citrate

Al-Assi, Abdulwahed A., University of Kansas
Willhite, G. Paul, University of Kansas
Green, Don W., University of Kansas
McCool, C. Stanley, University of Kansas
100049-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Barite Dissolution/Precipitation Kinetics in Porous Media and in the Presence and Absence of a Common Scale Inhibitor

Shen, Dong, Rice University
Fu, Gongmin, Rice University
Al-Saiari, Hamad A., Rice University
Kan, Amy T., Rice University
Tomson, Mason B., Rice University
114062-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Pore-Level Examination of Gel Destruction During Oil Flow

Seright, Randall S., New Mexico Petroleum Recovery Research Center
Lindquist, W. Brent, Stony Brook University
Cai, Rong, Stony Brook University
112976-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Deep-Bed Filtration Under Multiple Particle-Capture Mechanisms

Guedes, Rafael G., North Fluminense State University
Al-Abduwani, Firas A.H., Delft University of Technology
Bedrikovetsky, Pavel, North Fluminense State University
Currie, Peter K., Delft University of Technology
98623-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Iterative Ensemble Kalman Filters for Data Assimilation

Li, Gaoming, University of Tulsa
Reynolds, Albert C., University of Tulsa
109808-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Production Optimization in Closed-Loop Reservoir Management

Wang, Chunhong, PetroTel
Li, Gaoming, University of Tulsa
Reynolds, Albert C., University of Tulsa
109805-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Permeability, Relative Permeability, Microscopic Displacement Efficiency and Pore Geometry of M_1 Bimodal Pore Systems in Arab-D Limestone

Clerke, Edward A., Saudi Aramco
105259-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Physics-Driven Interface Modeling for Drainage and Imbibition in Fractures

Prodanovic, Maša, University of Texas at Austin
Bryant, Steven L., University of Texas at Austin
110448-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Darcy-Stokes Streamline Simulation for the Tahe-Fractured Reservoir With Cavities

Peng, Xiaolong, Southwest Petroleum University
Du, Zhimin, Southwest Petroleum University
Liang, Baosheng, Chevron ETC
Qi, Zhilin, Chongqing University of Science and Technology
107314-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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