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 04

A Fully Coupled Three-Phase Model for Capillary Pressure and Relative Permeability for Implicit Compositional Reservoir Simulation

Hustad, Odd Steve, StatoilHydro ASA
Browning, David J., Schlumberger
125429-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Boundary Control of a Horizontal Oil Reservoir

Sagatun, Svein Ivar, Statoil
135534-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Equivalent Wellblock Radius for Partially Perforated Vertical Wells--Part I: Anisotropic Reservoirs With Uniform Grids

Dogru, Ali H., Saudi Arabian Oil Company
137051-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Equivalent Wellblock Radius for Partially Perforated Vertical Wells--Part II: Anisotropic Heterogeneous Reservoirs With Nonuniform Grids

Dogru, Ali H., Saudi Arabian Oil Company
137052-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Natural and Conventional Tracers for Improving Reservoir Models Using the EnKF Approach

Huseby, Olaf, Institute for Energy Technology
Valestrand, Randi, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Nævdal, Geir, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Sagen, Jan, Institute for Energy Technology
121190-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Structural Surface Uncertainty Modeling and Updating Using the Ensemble Kalman Filter

Seiler, Alexandra, Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center
Aanonsen, Sigurd I., Center for Integrated Petroleum Research
Evensen, Geir, Statoil
Rivenæs, Jan C., Statoil
125352-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Faster Convergence in Seismic History Matching by Dividing and Conquering the Unknowns

Sedighi-Dehkordi, Farzaneh, Heriot-Watt University
Stephen, Karl, Heriot-Watt University
121210-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Real-Time Fiber-Optic Casing Imager

Rambow, Frederick H.K., Shell International Exploration and Production
Dria, Dennis E., Myden Energy Consulting
Childers, Brooks A., Baker Hughes
Appel, Matthias, Shell International Exploration and Production
Freeman, Justin J., Shell International Exploration and Production
Shuck, Michelle, Shell International Exploration and Production
Poland, Stephen H., Prime Photonics
Dominique, Tyrone, Baker Hughes
109941-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Misconceptions Regarding the Chemical Role of Completion/Packer Fluids in Annular Environmentally Assisted Cracking of Martensitic Stainless Steel Tubing

McKennis, Jeffrey S., Tetra Technologies
Sook-Bae, Nam, Tetra Technologies
Termine, Enrico J., Tetra Technologies
Shimamoto, Ken, JFE Steel Corporation
Kimura, Mitsuo, JFE Steel Corporation
121433-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Effects of Friction on Post-Buckling Behavior and Axial Load Transfer in a Horizontal Well

Gao, Guohua, Shell
Miska, Stefan, University of Tulsa
120084-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Streamline-Based Simulation of Non-Newtonian Polymer Flooding

Alsofi, Abdulkareem M., Imperial College London
Blunt, Martin J., Imperial College London
123971-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Dynamic Pore-Network Simulator for Modeling Buoyancy-Driven Migration During Depressurization of Oil-Saturated Systems

Ezeuko, Cosmas C., Heriot-Watt University
McDougall, Steven R., Heriot-Watt University
Bondino, Igor, Total E&P
Hamon, Gerald, Total S.A.
117479-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Simulation of Two-Phase Flow in Reservoir Rocks Using a Lattice Boltzmann Method

Ramstad, Thomas, Numerical Rocks
Øren, Pål-Eric, Numerical Rocks
Bakke, Stig, Numerical Rocks
124617-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Foam Mobility Control for Surfactant Enhanced Oil Recovery

Li, Robert Feng, Rice University
Yan, Wei, IPSI
Liu, Shunhua, Occidental Oil and Gas
Hirasaki, George, Rice University
Miller, Clarence A., Rice University
113910-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Analysis of the Effect of Residual Oil on Particle Trapping During Produced-Water Reinjection Using X-Ray Tomography

Saraf, Alok, Statoil
de Zwart, A.H., Shell Technology
Currie, Peter K., Delft University of Technology
Ali, Mohammad A.J., Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research
122137-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Phase-Behavior Study of Hydrocarbon/Water/Methanol Mixtures at Reservoir Conditions

Bang, Vishal S.S., The University of Texas at Austin
Pope, Gary A., The University of Texas at Austin
Sharma, Mukul M., The University of Texas at Austin
102100-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Determining Wax Type: Paraffin or Naphthene?

Bacon, Mark M., University of New Brunswick
Romero-Zerón, Laura B., University of New Brunswick
Chong, Ken K., Core Laboratories
124799-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Fracturing in Tight Gas Reservoirs: Application of Special-Core-Analysis Methods To Investigate Formation-Damage Mechanisms

Bazin, Brigitte, Institut Français du Pétrole
Bekri, Samir, Institut Français du Pétrole
Vizika, Olga, Institut Français du Pétrole
Herzhaft, Benjamin, Institut Français du Pétrole
Aubry, Eric, Total
112460-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Quantitative Evaluation of Calcium Sulfate Precipitation Kinetics in the Presence and Absence of Scale Inhibitors

Fan, Chunfang, Rice University
Kan, Amy, Rice University
Fu, Gongmin, Rice University
Tomson, Mason, Rice University
Shen, Dong, BJ Services Company
121563-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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Vorticity-Based Perpendicular-Bisector Grids for Improved Upscaling of Two-Phase Flow

Mahani, Hassan, Shell International E&P BV
Evazi, Mohammad, Sharif University of Technology
113703-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2010
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