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 16, Issue 01

An Environmentally Friendly Stimulation Fluid for High-Temperature Applications

LePage, James, Akzo Nobel Chemicals
De Wolf, Corine, Akzo Nobel Chemicals
Bemelaar, Josine, Akzo Nobel Chemicals
Nasr-El-Din, Hisham A., Texas A&M University
121709-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Characterizing Natural-Fracture Permeability From Mud-Loss Data

Huang, Jinsong, Colorado School of Mines
Griffiths, D.V., Colorado School of Mines
Wong, Sau-Wai, Shell Exploration and Production
139592-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Equation-of-State-Based Downhole Fluid Characterization

Zuo, Julian Y., Schlumberger
Zhang, Dan, Schlumberger
Dubost, Francois X., Schlumberger
Dong, Chengli, Schlumberger
Mullins, Oliver, Schlumberger
O'Keefe, Michael, Schlumberger
Betancourt, Soraya, Schlumberger
114702-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Analytical Models for Wellbore-Temperature Distribution

Spindler, Richard P., University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
140135-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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A Model To Calculate the Theoretical Critical Flow Rate Through Venturi Gas Lift Valves

Almeida, Alcino R., Petrobras R&D Center CENPES
126184-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Prediction of Frictional Pressure Gradient in Horizontal Oil/Water Dispersion Flow

Vielma, Jany C., University of Tulsa
Shoham, Ovadia, University of Tulsa
Mohan, Ram S., University of Tulsa
Gomez, Luis E., University of Tulsa
139406-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Skimmer Capacity for Viscous Oil

Moxness, Vidar W., Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Gåseidnes, Knut, Reninor
Asheim, Harald A., Norwegian University of Science and Technology
118701-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Adjoint Multiscale Mixed Finite Elements

Krogstad, Stein, SINTEF
Hauge, Vera L., SINTEF
Gulbransen, Astrid, SINTEF
119112-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Quantifying Monte Carlo Uncertainty in the Ensemble Kalman Filter

Nævdal, Geir, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Thulin, Kristian, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Skaug, Hans Julius, University of Bergen
Aanonsen, Sigurd Ivar, University of Bergen
123611-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Performance Analysis for Closed-Loop Reservoir Management

Foss, Bjarne A., Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Jensen, John Petter, StatoilHydro ASA
138891-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Hierarchical Long-Term and Short-Term Production Optimization

van Essen, Gijs, Delft University of Technology
Van den Hof, Paul, Delft University of Technology
Jansen, Jan-Dirk, Delft University of Technology
124332-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Effect of Prebent Deflection on Lateral Vibration of Stabilized Drill Collars

Zhu, Weiping, Shanghai University
Di, Qinfeng, Shanghai University
120455-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Determining Trapped Gas in Foam From Computed-Tomography Images

Kil, Robert A., Delft University of Technology
Nguyen, Quoc P., University of Texas at Austin
Rossen, William R., Delft University of Technology
124157-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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New Insights Into Polymer Rheology in Porous Media

Seright, Randall S., New Mexico Petroleum Recovery Research Center
Fan, Tianguang, New Mexico Petroleum Recovery Research Center
Wavrik, Kathryn, New Mexico Petroleum Recovery Research Center
Balaban, Rosangela de Carvalho, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte
129200-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Flow of Hydrophobically Modified Water-Soluble-Polymer Solutions in Porous Media: New Experimental Insights in the Diluted Regime

Dupuis, Guillaume, IFP Institut Francais du Petrole
Rousseau, David, IFP Institut Francais du Petrole
Tabary, René, IFP Institut Francais du Petrole
Grassl, Bruno, IPREM-EPCP
129884-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Interfacial Stability of In-Situ Bitumen Thermal Solvent Recovery Processes

Sharma, Jyotsna, University of Calgary
Gates, Ian D., University of Calgary
130050-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Effect of Diffusion on Dispersion

Jha, Raman K., The University of Texas at Austin
Bryant, Steven, The University of Texas at Austin
Lake, Larry W., The University of Texas at Austin
115961-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Permeability of Laboratory-Formed Methane-Hydrate-Bearing Sand: Measurements and Observations Using X-Ray Computed Tomography

Kneafsey, Timothy J., Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Seol, Yongkoo, National Energy Technology Laboraotry
Gupta, Arvind, Shell
Tomutsa, Liviu, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
139525-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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The Method of Characteristics Applied to Oil Displacement by Foam

Zanganeh, Maryam Namdar, Delft University of Technology
Kam, Seung Ihl, Louisiana State University
LaForce, Tara, Imperial College London
Rossen, William R., Delft University of Technology
121580-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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The Effect of Gas on the Injectivity of Particles in Sandstone

Nguyen, Quoc, University of Texas at Austin
Currie, Peter, Delft University of Technology
Bouzanga, Paul S.R., Siemens
121637-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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