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 04

Biot Critical Frequency Applied as Common Friction Factor for Pore Collapse and Failure of Chalk With Different Pore Fluids and Temperatures

Andreassen, Katrine A., Technical University of Denmark
Fabricius, Ida L., Technical University of Denmark
Foged, Niels N., Technical University of Denmark
130447-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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The Effects of Filter-Cake Buildup and Time-Dependent Properties on the Stability of Inclined Wellbores

Tran, Minh Ha, University of Oklahoma
Abousleiman, Younane, University of Oklahoma
Nguyen, Vinh X., PVEP Phu Quy POC
135893-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Multiple-Mixing-Cell Method for MMP Calculations

Ahmadi, Kaveh, University of Texas at Austin
Johns, Russell T., Pennsylvania State University
116823-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Limitations of Current Method-of-Characteristics (MOC) Methods Using Shock-Jump Approximations To Predict MMPs for Complex Gas/Oil Displacements

Ahmadi, Kaveh, University of Texas at Austin
Johns, Russell T., Pennsylvania State University
Mogensen, Kristian, Maersk Oil Qatar A/S
Noman, Rashed, Qatar Petroleum
129709-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Mechanisms for High Displacement Efficiency of Low-Temperature CO2 Floods

Okuno, Ryosuke, University of Alberta
Johns, Russell T., Pennsylvania State University
Sepehrnoori, Kamy, University of Texas at Austin
129846-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Modeling Permeability Distributions in a Sandstone Core for History Matching Coreflood Experiments

Krause, Michael H., Stanford University
Perrin, Jean-Christophe, Stanford University
Benson, Sally M., Stanford University
126340-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Capillary-Trapping Capacity of Sandstones and Sandpacks

Iglauer, Stefan, Curtin University
W├╝lling, Wolfgang, Basler Versicherungen
Pentland, Christopher H., Imperial College London
Al-Mansoori, Saleh K., Imperial College London
Blunt, Martin J., Imperial College London
120960-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Retardation of CO2 Caused by Capillary Pressure Hysteresis: A New CO2 Trapping Mechanism

Altundas, Yusuf B., Schlumberger-Doll Research
Ramakrishnan, T.S., Schlumberger Doll Research
Chugunov, Nikita, Schlumberger Doll Research
de Louebens, Romain, Total
139641-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Modeling Gas-Phase Mass Transfer Between Fracture and Matrix in Naturally Fractured Reservoirs

Jamili, Ahmad, University of Oklahoma
Willhite, G. Paul, Universityof Kansas
Green, Don, Universityof Kansas
132622-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Simulation of Compositional Gravity-Drainage Processes

DiCarlo, David A., The University of Texas at Austin
Mirzaei, Mohammad, The University of Texas at Austin
Jessen, Kristian, University of Southern California
110077-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Analytical Upgridding of Geocellular Model in the Presence of Gravity-Dominated Displacement

Rittirong, Ake, University of Tulsa
Kelkar, Mohan, University of Tulsa
129774-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Carbon Dioxide Storage Capacity of Organic-Rich Shales

Kang, Seung Mo, The University of Oklahoma
Fathi, Ebrahim, The University of Oklahoma
Ambrose, Ray J., The University of Oklahoma
Akkutlu, I. Yucel, The University of Oklahoma
Sigal, Richard F., The University of Oklahoma
134583-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Analysis of a Model for Anomalous-Diffusion Behavior of CO2 in the Macromolecular-Network Structure of Coal

Mazumder, Saikat, Shell Exploration and Production
Vermolen, Fred, Delft University of Technology
Bruining, Johannes, Delft University of Technology
109506-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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CO2 Injection Performance in the Fruitland Coal Fairway, San Juan Basin: Results of a Field Pilot

Oudinot, Anne Y., Advanced Resources International, Inc.
Koperna, George J., Advanced Resources International, Inc.
Philip, Zeno G., Halliburton
Liu, Ning, New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology
Heath, Jason E., New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology
Wells, Arthur, US Department of Energy NETL
Young, Genevieve B.C., BG Group
Wilson, Tom, West Virginia University
127073-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Multiscale Mimetic Solvers for Efficient Streamline Simulation of Fractured Reservoirs

Natvig, Jostein R., SINTEF ICT
Skaflestad, B., SINTEF ICT
Bratvedt, Frode, Schlumberger
Bratvedt, Kyrre, Schlumberger
Lie, Knut-Andreas, SINTEF ICT
Laptev, Vsevolod, Schlumberger
Khataniar, Sanjoy, Schlumberger
119132-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Recent Advances in Surfactant EOR

Hirasaki, George, Rice University
Miller, Clarence A., Rice University
Puerto, Maura, Rice University
115386-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Productivity Loss in Gas Wells Caused by Salt Deposition

Le, Duc, University of Tulsa
Mahadevan, Jagannathan, University of Tulsa
132606-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Effect of Common Impurities on the Phase Behavior of Carbon-Dioxide-Rich Systems: Minimizing the Risk of Hydrate Formation and Two-Phase Flow

Chapoy, Antonin, Heriot-Watt University
Burgass, Rod, Heriot-Watt University
Tohidi, Bahman, Heriot-Watt University
Austell, J. Michael, Progressive Energy
Eickhoff, Charles, Progressive Energy
123778-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Hydrogen Sulfide Absorption Phenomena in Brine/Oil Mixtures

Zea, Luis, University of Central Florida
Cooper, David, University of Central Florida
Kumar, Ranganathan, University of Central Florida
145401-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Computational Studies of Two-Phase Cement/CO2/Brine Interaction in Wellbore Environments

Carey, Bill, Los Alamos National Lab
Lichtner, Peter C., Los Alamos National Lab
126666-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Gas-Compositional Effects on Mineralogical Reactions in Carbon Dioxide Sequestration

Mandalaparty, Prashanth, University of Utah
Deo, Milind, University of Utah
Moore, Joseph N., University of Utah
124909-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Injection of Supercritical CO2 Into Deep Saline Carbonate Formations: Predictions From Geochemical Modeling

Zhang, Guoxiang, Shell International E&P
Taberner, Conxita, Shell International E&P
Cartwright, Linzey, Shell International E&P
Xu, Tianfu, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
121272-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Optimum Injection Rate of A New Chelate That Can Be Used To Stimulate Carbonate Reservoirs

Mahmoud, Mohamed A., Texas A&M University
Nasr-El-Din, Hisham A., Texas A&M University
De Wolf, Corine, Akzo Nobel Chemicals
LePage, James, Akzo Nobel Chemicals
133497-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Reaction of In-Situ-Gelled Acids With Calcite: Reaction-Rate Study

Rabie, Ahmed I., Texas A&M University
Gomaa, Ahmed M., Texas A&M University
Nasr-El-Din, Hisham A., Texas A&M University
133501-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Propagation and Retention of Viscoelastic Surfactants Following Matrix-Acidizing Treatments in Carbonate Cores

Yu, Meng, Texas A&M University
Mahmoud, Mohamed A., Texas A&M University
Nasr-El-Din, Hisham A., Texas A&M University
128047-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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