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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 04

Executive Summary
I. Yucel Akkutlu, Texas A&M University

State of the Art of Artificial Intelligence and Predictive Analytics in the E&P Industry: A Technology Survey

Bravo, César E., Halliburton
Saputelli, Luigi, Frontender Corporation
Rivas, Francklin, Universidad de los Andes
Pérez, Anna G., Universidad de los Andes
Nickolaou, Michael, University of Houston
Zangl, Georg, Fractured Reservoir Dynamics
De Guzmán, Neil, Intelligent Agent Corp
Mohaghegh, Shahab Dean, West Virginia University
Nunez, Gustavo, Schlumberger
150314-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Strategies for Petroleum Exploration on the Basis of Bayesian Networks: A Case Study

Martinelli, Gabriele, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Eidsvik, Jo, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Hokstad, Ketil, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Hauge, Ragnar, Norwegian Computing Center
159722-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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A New Foam Model in Pipes for Drilling and Fracturing Application

Edrisi, Ali, Louisiana State University
Kam, Seung I., Louisiana State University
162709-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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A Computational-Fluid-Dynamics-Based Eulerian-Granular Approach for Characterization of Sand Erosion in Multiphase-Flow Systems

Lu, Yaojun, FMC Technologies Incorporated
Agrawal, Madhusuden, Ansys
159921-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Optimization of Injection/Extraction Rates for Surface-Dissolution Process

Tao, Qing, University of Texas at Austin
Bryant, Steven, University of Texas at Austin
167256-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Constraints on Simultaneous Growth of Hydraulic Fractures from Multiple Perforation Clusters in Horizontal Wells

Bunger, Andrew, University of Pittsburgh
Jeffrey, Robert G., CSIRO
Zhang, Xi, CSIRO
163860-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Efficient and Accurate Global Sensitivity Analysis for Reservoir Simulations By Use of Probabilistic Collocation Method

Dai, Cheng, Peking University
Li, Heng, Peking University
Zhang, Dongxiao, Peking University
167609-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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A Complete Petrophysical-Evaluation Method for Tight Formations From Drill Cuttings Only in the Absence of Well Logs

Ortega, Camilo, University of Calgary
Aguilera, Roberto, University of Calgary
161875-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Estimation of Mutual Information and Conditional Entropy for Surveillance Optimization

Le, Duc H., University of Tulsa
Reynolds, Albert C., University of Tulsa
163638-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Laboratory Characterization of Gel Filter Cake and Development of Nonoxidizing Gel Breakers for Zirconium-Crosslinked Fracturing Fluids

Reddy, B. Raghava, Halliburton Energy Services Group
164116-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Pressure Evolution and Production Performance of Waterflooding in n-Heptane-Saturated Fired Berea Cores

Rezaei, Nima, Reservoir Engineering Research Institute
Firoozabadi, Abbas, Reservoir Engineering Research Institute
167264-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Sorption Study of ?-AlO(OH) Nanoparticle-Crosslinked Polymeric Scale Inhibitors and Their Improved Squeeze Performance in Porous Media

Yan, Chao, Rice University
Kan, Amy T., Rice University
Wang, Wei, Rice University
Yan, Fei, Rice University
Wang, Lu, Rice University
Tomson, Mason B., Rice University
164086-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Novel Method for Characterizing Single-Phase Polymer Flooding

Li, Kewen, Stanford University
Sun, Wenjie, Peking University
Li, Fen, Sinopec
Qu, Yantao, Sinopec
Yang, Yaozhong, Sinopec
152988-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Effect of Elemental-Sulfur Deposition on the Rock Petrophysical Properties in Sour-Gas Reservoirs

Mahmoud, Mohamed, KFUPM
164440-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Multiparadigm Parallel Acceleration for Reservoir Simulation

Fung, Larry Siu-Kuen, Saudi Aramco
Sindi, Mohamad, Saudi Aramco
Dogru, Ali H., Saudi Aramco
163591-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Preconditioning for Efficiently Applying Algebraic Multigrid in Fully Implicit Reservoir Simulations

Gries, Sebastian, Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing (SCAI)
Stüben, Klaus, Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing (SCAI)
Brown, Geoffrey L., Computer Modelling Group Limited
Chen, Dingjun, Computer Modelling Group Limited
Collins, David A., Computer Modelling Group Limited
163608-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Novel High-Efficiency Boron Crosslinkers for Low-Polymer-Loading Fracturing Fluids

Legemah, Magnus, Baker Hughes
Guerin, Michael, Baker Hughes
Sun, Hong, Baker Hughes
Qu, Qi, Baker Hughes
164118-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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