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 18, Issue 01

Experimental Investigation of Near-Miscible Water-Alternating-Gas Injection Performance in Water-Wet and Mixed-Wet Systems

Fatemi, S. Mobeen, Heriot-Watt University
Sohrabi, Mehran, Heriot-Watt University
145191-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2013
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Lattice Boltzmann Simulation of Non-Darcy Flow In Stochastically Generated 2D Porous Media Geometries

Newman, Michael S., Chevron Australia Pty. Ltd.
Yin, Xiaolong, Colorado School of Mines
146689-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2013
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Surfactant-Mediated Spontaneous Imbibition in Carbonate Rocks at Harsh Reservoir Conditions

Chen, Peila, University of Texas at Austin
Mohanty, Kishore, University of Texas at Austin
153960-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2013
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Understanding the Heat-Transfer Mechanism in the Steam-Assisted Gravity-Drainage (SAGD) Process and Comparing the Conduction and Convection Flux in Bitumen Reservoirs

Irani, Mazda, RPS Energy
Ghannadi, Sahar, University of Alberta
163079-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2013
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Seismic History Matching of Fluid Fronts Using the Ensemble Kalman Filter

Trani, Mario, Delft University of Technology
Arts, Rob, TNO
Leeuwenburgh, Olwijn, TNO
163043-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Droplet Formation Through Centrifugal Pumps for Oil-in-Water Dispersions

Morales, Rosanel, Baker Petrolite
Pereyra, Eduardo, University of Tulsa
Wang, Shoubo, University of Tulsa
Shoham, Ovadia, University of Tulsa
163055-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Experimental Study of Flow Instabilities in a Hilly-Terrain Pipeline/Riser System

Malekzadeh, Reza, Delft University of Technology
Henkes, Ruud A.W.M., Delft University of Technology
Mudde, Robert F., Delft University of Technology
163069-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2013
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Lattice Boltzmann Method for Simulation of Shale Gas Transport in Kerogen

Fathi, Ebrahim, West Virginia University
Akkutlu, I. Yucel, Texas A&M University
146821-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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A New Unified Diffusion--Viscous-Flow Model Based on Pore-Level Studies of Tight Gas Formations

Rahmanian, Mohammad, Fekete Associates Inc.
Aguilera, Roberto, University of Calgary
Kantzas, Apostolos, University of Calgary
149223-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Advanced Computational Modeling of Proppant Settling in Water Fractures for Shale Gas Production

Tsai, Kuochen, Shell International Exploration and Production Incorporated
Fonseca, Ernesto, Shell International Exploration and Production Incorporated
Lake, Ed, Shell Exploration and Production Company
Degaleesan, Sujatha, Shell International E&P
151607-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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A Variable-Rate Solution to the Nonlinear Diffusivity Gas Equation by Use of Green's-Function Method

Barreto, Abelardo B., Petrobras
Peres, Alvaro, Petrobras
Pires, Adolfo P., Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense
145468-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Interpreting Pressure and Flow-Rate Data From Permanent Downhole Gauges by Use of Data-Mining Approaches

Liu, Yang, Stanford University
Horne, Roland N., Stanford University
147298-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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A Semianalytic Solution for Flow in Finite-Conductivity Vertical Fractures by Use of Fractal Theory

Cossio, Manuel, Texas A&M University
Moridis, George, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Blasingame, Thomas A, Texas A&M University
153715-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2013
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Unified Decline Type-Curve Analysis for Natural Gas Wells in Boundary-Dominated Flow

Ayala, Luis, The Pennsylvania State University
Ye, Peng, The Pennsylvania State University
161095-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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