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. 


Semianalytical Production Simulation of Complex Hydraulic-Fracture Networks

Zhou, Wentao, Schlumberger
Banerjee, Raj, Schlumberger
Poe, Bobby D., Schlumberger
Spath, Jeff, Schlumberger
Thambynayagam, Michael, Schlumberger
157367-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Experimental Investigation of the VAPEX Process in Vuggy Porous Media

Rezaei, Nima, Reservoir Engineering Research Institute
Mohammadzadeh, Omidreza, DBR Technology Centre-Schlumberger
James, Lesley Anne, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Chatzis, Ioannis, University of Waterloo
163106-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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In-Situ, Solvent-Assisted Gravity Drainage of Bitumen: Nonlinear Numerical Analysis

Ghesmat, Karim, University of Calgary
165579-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Gel Dehydration by Spontaneous Imbibition of Brine from Aged Polymer Gel

Brattekås, Bergit, University of Bergen
Haugen, Åsmund, University of Bergen
Graue, Arne, University of Bergen
Seright, Randall, Petroleum Recovery Research Center of New Mexico Tech
153118-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Polymer Systems for Water Shutoff and Profile Modification: A Review Over the Last Decade

El-karsani, Khalid Saad M., King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals
Al-Muntasheri, Ghaithan A., Saudi Aramco
Hussein, Ibnelwaleed A., King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals
163100-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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New Insights into Propagation of Emulsified Acids in Vuggy Dolomitic Rocks

Zakaria, Ahmed S., Texas A&M University
Sayed, Mohammed, Texas A&M University
Nasr-El-Din, Hisham A., Texas A&M University
163288-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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How Natural Fractures Could Affect Hydraulic-Fracture Geometry

Dahi Taleghani, Arash, Louisiana State University
Olson, Jon E., University of Texas At Austin
167608-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Estimation of Production Rates With Transient Well-Flow Modeling and the Auxiliary Particle Filter

Lorentzen, Rolf J., International Research Institute of Stavanger (IRIS)
Stordal, Andreas, International Research Institute of Stavanger (IRIS)
Nævdal, Geir, International Research Institute of Stavanger (IRIS)
Karlsen, Hans A., University of Bergen
Skaug, Hans J., University of Bergen
165582-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Discrete Wellbore and Fracture Productivity Modeling for Unconventional Wells and Unconventional Reservoirs

Hazlett, Randy D., University of Tulsa
Babu, Desarazu K., Potential Research Solutions
159379-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Determination of Fracture Conductivity in Tight Formations with Non-Darcy Flow Behavior

Zhang, Feng, University of Regina
Yang, Daoyong (Tony), University of Regina
162548-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Mechanism and Characteristics of Horizontal-Wellbore Cleanout by Annular Helical Flow

Song, Xianzhi, China University of Petroleum
Li, Gensheng, China University of Petroleum
Zhang, Laibin, China University of Petroleum
Huang, Zhongwei, China University of Petroleum
Tian, Shouceng, China University of Petroleum
Wang, Haizhu, China University of Petroleum
156335-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Experimental Study of Polymer-Free and Polymer-Added Foams for Underbalanced Drilling: Are Two Foam-Flow Regimes Still There?

Edrisi, Ali, Louisiana State University
Gajbhiye, Rahul, Louisiana State University
Kam, Seung I., Louisiana State University
162712-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Experimental Investigations Into the Performance of a Flat-Rheology Water-Based Drilling Fluid

Xu, Lin, Yangtze University
Xu, Ming Biao, Yangtze University
Zhao, Lin, Yangtze University
Wen, Shou Cheng, Yangtze University
Liu, Wei Hong, Yangtze University
Xu, Jie, China University of Geosciences
You, Fu Chang, Jiahua Technology Company Limited
Gong, Cheng, Jiahua Technology Company Limited
163107-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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An Explicit and Continuously Differentiable Flow Equation for Non-Newtonian Fluids in Pipes

Gjerstad, Kristian, Teknova AS and Aker Solutions
Ydstie, B. Erik, Carnegie Mellon University
Time, Rune W., University of Stavanger
Bjørkevoll, Knut S., SINTEF Petroleum Research
165930-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Pore-Scale Modeling of Waterflooding in Mixed-Wet-Rock Images: Effects of Initial Saturation and Wettability

Zhou, Yingfang, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Helland, Johan, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Hatzignatiou, Dimitrios G., International Research Institute of Stavanger
154284-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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