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 20, Issue 02

Viscosity Measurement and Modeling for Mixtures of Athabasca Bitumen/n-Pentane at Temperatures up to 200°C

Nourozieh, Hossein, University of Calgary
Kariznovi, Mohammad, University of Calgary
Abedi, Jalal, University of Calgary
170252-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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A Pseudobubblepoint Model and its Simulation for Foamy Oil in Porous Media

Chen, Zhangxing (John), University of Calgary
Sun, Jian, University of Calgary
Wang, Ruihe, China National Oil and Gas Exploration and Development Corporation
Wu, Xiaodong, Petroleum University of China, Beijing
172345-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Experimental Study on the Compressibility of Gelled Crude Oil

Liu, Gang, China University of Petroleum
Chen, Lei, China University of Petroleum
Zhang, Guozhong, China University of Petroleum
Chen, Zhongliang, China University of Petroleum
Hao, Yingpeng, China University of Petroleum
Dong, Pingsheng, China Petroleum Pipeline Engineering Corporation
Liu, Junfeng, SINOPEC
170244-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Use of Cosolvents To Improve Alkaline/Polymer Flooding

Fortenberry, Robert, University of Texas at Austin
Kim, Do Hoon, University of Texas at Austin
Nizamidin, Nabijan, University of Texas at Austin
Adkins, Stephanie, University of Texas at Austin
Arachchilage, Gayani W. P. Pinnawala, University of Texas at Austin
Koh, Hee Song, University of Texas at Austin
Weerasooriya, Upali, University of Texas at Austin
Pope, Gary A., University of Texas at Austin
166478-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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History Matching Heterogeneous Coreflood of CO2/Brine by Use of Compositional Reservoir Simulator and Geostatistical Approach

Kong, Xianhui, University of Texas at Austin
Delshad, Mojdeh, University of Texas at Austin
Wheeler, Mary F., University of Texas at Austin
163625-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Quasiglobal Multiphase Upscaling of Reservoir Models with Nonlocal Stratigraphic Heterogeneities

Alpak, Faruk Omer, Shell International Exploration and Production Inc.
170245-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Comparison of Reduced and Conventional Two-Phase Flash Calculations

Gorucu, Seyhan Emre, Pennsylvania State University
Johns, Russell T., Pennsylvania State University
163577-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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The Application of Flow Diagnostics for Reservoir Management

Møyner, Olav, SINTEF ICT
Krogstad, Stein, SINTEF ICT
Lie, Knut-Andreas, SINTEF ICT
171557-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Experimental Study of the Fracture and Matrix Effects on Free-Fall Gravity Drainage With Micromodels

Bahari Moghaddam, Mehdi, University of Tehran, Iran
Rasaei, Mohammad Reza, University of Tehran, Iran
171555-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Simultaneous Multifracture Treatments: Fully Coupled Fluid Flow and Fracture Mechanics for Horizontal Wells

Wu, Kan, University of Texas at Austin
Olson, Jon E., University of Texas at Austin
167626-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Integration of Shale-Gas-Production Data and Microseismic for Fracture and Reservoir Properties With the Fast Marching Method

Xie, Jiang, Texas A&M University
Yang, Changdong, Texas A&M University
Gupta, Neha, Texas A&M University
King, Michael J., Texas A&M University
Datta-Gupta, Akhil, Texas A&M University
161357-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Pressure-Transient Analysis of Multiwing Fractures Connected to a Vertical Wellbore

Luo, Wanjing, China University of Geosciences (Beijing)
Tang, Changfu, Anhui Bureau of Coal Geological Exploration
171556-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Optimization of Well Trajectory Under Uncertainty for Proactive Geosteering

Chen, Yan, IRIS
Lorentzen, Rolf Johan, IRIS
Vefring, Erlend H, IRIS
172497-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Interference Fracturing: Nonuniform Distributions of Perforation Clusters That Promote Simultaneous Growth of Multiple Hydraulic Fractures

Peirce, Anthony, University of British Columbia
Bunger, Andrew, University of Pittsburgh
172500-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Increasing Lubricity of Downhole Fluids for Coiled-Tubing Operations

Livescu, Silviu, Baker Hughes
Craig, Steven, Baker Hughes
168298-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Buckling Analysis of Tubular Strings in Horizontal Wells

Huang, Wenjun, China University of Petroleum, Beijing
Gao, Deli, China University of Petroleum, Beijing
Liu, Fengwu, China University of Petroleum, Beijing
171551-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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