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 15, Issue 03

Temperature Effects on Surfactant-Aided Imbibition Into Fractured Carbonates

Gupta, Robin, University of Houston
Mohanty, Kishore, University of Houston
110204-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Investigation of Mixing in Field-Scale Miscible Displacements Using Particle-Tracking Simulations of Tracer Floods With Flow Reversal

John, Abraham K., Shell International Exploration and Production
Lake, Larry W., University of Texas at Austin
Bryant, Steven, University of Texas at Austin
Jennings, James W., Shell International Exploration and Production
113429-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Surfactant-Assisted Synthesis of Metal-Phosphonate Inhibitor Nanoparticles and Transport in Porous Media

Zhang, Ping, Rice University
Shen, Dong, BJ Chemical Services
Fan, Chunfang, Rice University
Kan, Amy, Rice University
Tomson, Mason, Rice University
121552-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Pore-Network Modeling Dedicated to the Determination of the Petrophysical-Property Changes in the Presence of Reactive Fluid

Algive, Lionnel, IFP
Bekri, Samir, IFP
Vizika, Olga, IFP
124305-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Feasibility of Monitoring Gas-Hydrate Production With Time-Lapse Vertical Seismic Profiling

Kowalsky, Michael B., Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Nakagawa, Seiji, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Moridis, George, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
132508-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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A New Finite-Volume Approach to Efficient Discretization on Challenging Grids

Aavatsmark, Ivar, Center for Integrated Petroleum Research
Eigestad, Geir T., University of Bergen
Heimsund, Bjorn-ove, Center for Integrated Petroleum Research
Mallison, Bradley, Chevron
Nordbotten, Jan M., University of Bergen
Øian, Erlend, Center for Integrated Petroleum Research
106435-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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An Efficient Algebraic Multigrid Solver Strategy for Adaptive Implicit Methods in Oil-Reservoir Simulation

Clees, Tanja, Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing
Ganzer, Leonhard, Clausthal University of Technology
105789-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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High-Pressure Acid-Gas Viscosity Correlation

Galliéro, Guillaume, University of Pau
Boned, Christian, University of Pau
Baylaucq, Antoine, University of Pau
Montel, Francois, Total
121484-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Three-Phase Flash in Compositional Simulation Using a Reduced Method

Okuno, Ryosuke, Japan Petroleum Exploration Company
Johns, Russell T., University of Texas at Austin
Sepehrnoori, Kamy, University of Texas at Austin
125226-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Kinetics of the Reaction of Citric Acid With Calcite

Alkhaldi, Mohammed H., University of Adelaide
Nasr-El-Din, Hisham A., Texas A&M University
Sarma, Hemanta K., University of Adelaide
118724-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Effects of Monoethylene Glycol on Carbonate Equilibrium and Calcite Solubility in Gas/Monoethylene Glycol/NaCl/Water Mixed Systems

Lu, Haiping, Rice University
Kan, Amy T., Rice University
Tomson, Mason B., Rice University
121562-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Development of a Methodology for the Optimization of Dehydration of Extraheavy-Oil Emulsions

Dalmazzone, Christine, Institut Français du Pétrole
Noïk, Christine, Institut Français du Pétrole
Glénat, Philippe, Total
Dang, Hung-Minh, Total
121669-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Modeling Formation Damage for Flow Simulations at Reservoir Scale

Ding, Didier Yu, Institut Français du Pétrole
121805-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Formation-Damage and Well-Productivity Simulation

Lohne, Arild, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Han, Liqun, International Research Institute of Stavanger
van der Zwaag, Claas, Statoil
van Velzen, Hans, Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij (NAM)
Mathisen, Anne-Mette, Statoil
Twyman, Allan, BP
Hendriks, Willem, Shell
Bulgachev, Roman Vladimirovich, BP
Hatzignatiou, Dimitrios Georgios, International Research Institute of Stavanger
122241-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Quantifying Transient Effects in Altered-Stress Refracturing of Vertical Wells

Roussel, Nicolas P., University of Texas at Austin
Sharma, Mukul M., University of Texas at Austin
119522-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Modeling Fracture-Fluid Cleanup in Tight-Gas Wells

Wang, John Yilin, Pennsylvania State University
Holditch, Stephen, Texas A&M University
McVay, Duane, Texas A&M University
119624-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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A Semianalytical Thermal Multiphase Wellbore-Flow Model for Use in Reservoir Simulation

Livescu, Silviu, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
Durlofsky, Louis, Stanford University
Aziz, Khalid, Stanford University
115796-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Modeling of Sand Cleanout With Foam Fluid for Vertical Well

Li, Songyan, China University of Petroleum
Li, Zhaomin, China University of Petroleum
Lin, Riyi, China University of Petroleum
Li, Binfei, China University of Petroleum
120449-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Slug Control With Large Valve Openings To Maximize Oil Production

Ogazi, Anayo I., Cranfield University
Cao, Yi, Cranfield University
Yeung, Hoi C., Cranfield University
Lao, Liyun, Cranfield University
124883-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Modeling of Tubing Pickling in Conjunction With Acidizing Treatments

Al-Mutairi, Saleh H., Saudi Aramco
Hill, A. Daniel, Texas A&M University
Nasr-El-Din, Hisham A., Texas A&M University
93291-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Formulas for Rupture, Necking, and Wrinkling of Oil Country Tubular Goods Under Combined Loads

Klever, Frans, Shell International Exploration and Production
102585-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Tuning of Computer Model Parameters in Managed-Pressure Drilling Applications Using an Unscented-Kalman-Filter Technique

Gravdal, Jan Einar, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Lorentzen, Rolf Johan, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Fjelde, Kjell-Kaare, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Vefring, Erlend H., International Research Institute of Stavanger
97028-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Dynamic Buckling and Snaking Motion of Rotating Drilling Pipe in a Horizontal Well

Gao, Guohua, Shell
Miska, Stefan, University of Tulsa
113883-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Multilaterals Drilling and Sustainable Openhole Production From Theory to Field-Case Studies

Hoang, Son, University of Oklahoma
Abousleiman, Younane, University of Oklahoma
Al-Tahini, Ashraf M., Saudi Aramco
116138-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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