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 19, Issue 03

Executive Summary
Mustafa Onur, Istanbul Technical University

A New Coal Permeability Prediction Method Based on Experiment and Dimension Analysis

Wang, Zhiming, China University of Petroleum
Yang, Gang, China University of Petroleum
Zhang, Jian, China United Coalbed Methane Co., Ltd
162940-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Applying Method of Characteristics to Determine Pressure Distribution in 1D Shale-Gas Samples

Ghanbarnezhad Moghanloo, Rouzbeh, University of Oklahoma
Javadpour, Farzam, University of Texas at Austin
168218-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Effect of Concentration on HPAM Retention in Porous Media

Zhang, Guoyin, New Mexico Petroleum Recovery Research Center
Seright, Randall, New Mexico Petroleum Recovery Research Center
166265-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Development of an Analytical Injectivity Model for Non-Newtonian Polymer Solutions

Li, Zhitao, University of Texas at Austin
Delshad, Mojdeh, University of Texas at Austin
163672-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Properties of a Natural Fracture and its Skins from Reservoir Well Tests

Prats, Michael, Michael Prats & Associates Inc.
Raghavan, Rajagopal, Phillips Petroleum (Ret.)
167262-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Laplace-Transform Finite-Difference and Quasistationary Solution Method for Water-Injection/Falloff Tests

Habte, Azeb D., Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS
Onur, Mustafa, Istanbul Technical University
168221-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Gas-Rate Forecasting in Boundary-Dominated Flow: Constant-Bottomhole-Pressure Decline Analysis by Use of Rescaled Exponential Models

Zhang, Miao, Pennsylvania State University
Ayala, Luis, Pennsylvania State University
168217-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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The Initial Startup Wave Velocity in Isothermal Pipeline With Compressible Gelled Crude Oil

Zhang, Guozhong, China University of Petroleum
Xiao, Wentao, China University of Petroleum
Liu, Gang, China University of Petroleum
Lan, Hao, Petrochina Pipeline R&D Center
163050-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Empirical Prediction of Carbon-Steel Degradation Rates on an Offshore Oil and Gas Facility: Predicting CO2 Erosion-Corrosion Pipeline Failures Before They Occur

Barker, Richard J., University of Leeds
Hu, Xinming, Wood Group Integrity Management
Neville, Anne, University of Leeds
Cushnaghan, Susan, Shell U.K. Limited
163143-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Liquid Screen: A Novel Method To Produce an In-Situ Gravel Pack

Ikem, Vivian O., Imperial College London
Menner, Angelika, Imperial College London
Bismarck, Alexander, Imperial College London
Norman, Lewis R., Halliburton
141256-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Evaluation of Induced Thermal Pressurization in Clearwater Shale Caprock in Electromagnetic Steam-Assisted Gravity-Drainage Projects

Ghannadi, Sahar, University of Alberta
Irani, Mazda, RPS Energy
Chalaturnyk, Richard, University of Alberta
156876-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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The Stability of a Pipe Stand Racked in a Derrick, Part 1—Foundation

Sawaryn, Steven J., BP
163484-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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The Stability of a Pipe Stand Racked in a Derrick, Part 2—A General Pipe-Stand Model

Sawaryn, Steven J., BP
Pattillo, Phillip D., Clover Global Solutions
163535-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Hybrid Parameterization for Robust History Matching

M. Khaninezhad, Mohammadreza,
Jafarpour, Behnam,
146934-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Rapid Updating of Stochastic Models by Use of an Ensemble-Filter Approach

Tavakoli, Reza, University of Texas at Austin
Srinivasan, Sanjay, University of Texas at Austin
Wheeler, Mary F., University of Texas at Austin
163673-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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History Matching of Channelized Reservoirs With Vector-Based Level-Set Parameterization

Ping, Jing, Peking University
Zhang, Dongxiao, Peking University
169898-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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An Estimate of the Near-Term Electricity-Generation Potential of Coproduced Water From Active Oil and Gas Wells

Augustine, Chad, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Falkenstern, David M., National Renewable Energy Laboratory
163142-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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