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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 04

Pore-Scale Simulation of Dispersion in Porous Media

Garmeh, Gholamreza, University of Texas at Austin
Johns, Russell Taylor, University of Texas at Austin
Lake, Larry W., University of Texas at Austin
110228-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Infinite-Acting Physically Representative Networks for Capillarity-Controlled Displacements

Behseresht, Javad, University of Texas at Austin
Bryant, Steven L., University of Texas at Austin
Sepehrnoori, Kamy, University of Texas at Austin
110581-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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A Predictive Pore-Scale Model for Non-Darcy Flow in Porous Media

Balhoff, Matthew T., University of Texas at Austin
Wheeler, Mary F., University of Texas at Austin
110838-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Experimental Study of CO2 Injection Into Saline Formations

Cinar, Yildiray, University of New South Wales
Riaz, Amir, Stanford University
Tchelepi, Hamdi A., Stanford University
110628-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Experimental Investigation of Emulsion Stability in Gas/Oil Separation Plants

Al-Ghamdi, Abdullah M., Saudi Aramco
Noïk, Christine, Institut Français du Pétrole
Dalmazzone, Christine S.H., Institut Français du Pétrole
Kokal, Sunil L., Saudi Aramco
109888-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Effect of Droplet Size on the Reaction Kinetics of Emulsified Acid With Calcite

Al-Mutairi, Saleh H., Saudi Aramco
Nasr-El-Din, Hisham A., Texas A&M University
Hill, Alfred D., Texas A&M University
Al-Aamri, Ali, Saudi Aramco
112454-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Enhanced Scale-Inhibitor Treatments With the Addition of Zinc

Kan, Amy T., Rice University
Fu, Gongmin, Rice University
Al-Saiari, Hamad A., Rice University
Tomson, Mason B., Rice University
Shen, Dong, BJ Chemical Services
114060-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Inhibition Performance of a New Series of Mono-/Diamine-Based Corrosion Inhibitors for HCl Solutions

Al-Taq, Ali A., Saudi Aramco
Ali, Shaikh A., King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals
Nasr-El-Din, Hisham A., Texas A&M University
114087-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Efficient Ensemble-Based Closed-Loop Production Optimization

Chen, Yan, Chevron ETC
Oliver, Dean S., University of Oklahoma
Zhang, Dongxiao, University of Southern California
112873-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Lagrangian Decomposition of Oil-Production Optimization Applied to the Troll West Oil Rim

Foss, Bjarne, NTNU
Gunnerud, Vidar, NTNU
Dueñas Díez, Marta, StatoilHydro ASA
118299-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Forecasting Injector/Producer Relationships From Production and Injection Rates Using an Extended Kalman Filter

Liu, Feilong, University of Southern California
Mendel, Jerry M., University of Southern California
Nejad, Amir Mohammad, University of Southern California
110520-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Efficient and Accurate Quantification of Uncertainty for Multiphase Flow With the Probabilistic Collocation Method

Li, Heng, University of Southern California
Zhang, Dongxiao, University of Southern California
114802-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Uncertainty Quantification in Reservoir Performance Using Distances and Kernel Methods--Application to a West Africa Deepwater Turbidite Reservoir

Scheidt, Céline, Stanford University
Caers, Jef, Stanford University
118740-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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A New Method for Evaluating the Productivity Index of Nonlinear Flows

Aulisa, Eugenio, Texas Tech University
Ibragimov, Akif, Texas Tech University
Walton, Jay, Texas A&M University
108984-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Hydraulic-Fracture Predictions With a Fully Coupled Geomechanical Reservoir Simulator

Dean, Rick H., Chevron Energy Technology Company
Schmidt, Joseph H., Chevron Energy Technology Company
116470-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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The Productivity of a Well with a Vertical Infinite-Conductivity Fracture in a Rectangular Closed Reservoir

Hagoort, Jacques, Hagoort & Associates BV
112975-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Analysis of Injection/Falloff Data From Horizontal Wells

Boughrara, Amina A., Schlumberger
Reynolds, Albert C., University of Tulsa
109799-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Microseismic Monitoring Quality-Control (QC) Reports as an Interpretative Tool for Nonspecialists

Zimmer, Ulrich, Pinnacle Technologies
Maxwell, Shawn C., Pinnacle Technologies
Waltman, Charles K., Pinnacle Technologies
Warpinski, Norman R., Pinnacle Technologies
110517-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Downscaling Multiple Seismic Inversion Constraints to Fine-Scale Flow Models

Kalla, Subhash, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Co.
White, Christopher D., Louisiana State University
Gunning, James, CSIRO Petroleum
Glinsky, Michael, BHP Billiton Petroleum
110771-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Evaluation of the Gas Production Potential of Marine Hydrate Deposits in the Ulleung Basin of the Korean East Sea

Moridis, George J., Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Reagan, Matthew T., Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Kim, Se-Joon, Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources
Seol, Yongkoo, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Zhang, Keni, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
110859-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Effects of Boundary Conditions and Friction on Static Buckling of Pipe in a Horizontal Well

Gao, Guohua, Shell
Miska, Stefan Z., University of Tulsa
111511-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Numerical Modeling of the Slit Mode of Cavity Evolution Associated With Sand Production

Detournay, Christine, Itasca Consulting Group Inc.
116168-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Unbiased Estimation of Intrinsic Permeability With Cumulants Beyond the Lognormal Assumption

Vargas-Guzmán, J.A., Aramco
117439-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Compositional Modeling of Two-Phase (Gas/Water) Flow in Pipes

Zaghloul, Jose, BP E&P Technology Group
Adewumi, Michael A., Pennsylvania State University
Ityokumbul, Mku. T., Pennsylvania State University
111136-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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