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 03

Anisotropic Dispersion and Upscaling for Miscible Displacement

Adepoju, Olaoluwa O., The University of Texas at Austin
Lake, Larry W., The University of Texas at Austin
Johns, Russell T., Pennsylvania State University
166390-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Effect of Dissolved Iron and Oxygen on Stability of Hydrolyzed Polyacrylamide Polymers

Seright, Randall, New Mexico Tech
Skjevrak, Ingun, Statoil ASA
169030-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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A Novel, Field-Representative Enhanced-Oil-Recovery Coreflood Method

Gupta, Robin, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
Lu, Pengbo, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
Glotzbach, Rodney, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
Hehmeyer, Owen, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
169088-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Modeling Techniques for Foam Flow in Porous Media

Ma, Kun, Total
Ren, Guangwei, Total
Mateen, Khalid, Total
Morel, Danielle, Total
Cordelier, Philippe, Total
169104-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Frontal-Stability Analysis of Surfactant Floods

Tavassoli, Shayan, University of Texas at Austin
Pope, Gary A., University of Texas at Austin
Sepehrnoori, Kamy, University of Texas at Austin
169118-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Chelating-Agent Enhanced Oil Recovery for Sandstone and Carbonate Reservoirs

Mahmoud, Mohamed A., King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals
Abdelgawad, Khaled Zidan, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals
172183-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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New Mathematical Models for Calculating Proppant Embedment and Fracture Conductivity

Li, Kewen, Stanford University
Gao, Yuanping,
Lyu, Youchang, Institute of Energy & Chemical Industry
Wang, Man, Institute of Energy & Chemical Industry
155954-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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A New Method To Interpret Fracturing Pressure -- Application to Frac Pack

Pirayesh, Elias, Texas Tech University
Soliman, Mohamed Y., Texas Tech University
Rafiee, Mehdi, Texas Tech University
Jamali, Ali, Texas Tech University
166132-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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An Integrated Petrophysics and Geomechanics Approach for Fracability Evaluation in Shale Reservoirs

Jin, Xiaochun, BP America
Shah, Subhash N., University of Oklahoma
Roegiers, Jean-Claude, University of Oklahoma
Zhang, Bo, Michigan Technological University
168589-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Temporal Evolution of the Geometrical and Transport Properties of a Fracture/Proppant System Under Increasing Effective Stress

Chen, Cheng, Halliburton
Martysevich, Vladimir, Halliburton
O'Connell, Pete, Halliburton
Hu, Dandan, Halliburton
Matzar, Luis, Halliburton
171572-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Laboratory-Scale-Model Testing of Well Stimulation by Use of Mechanical-Impulse Hydraulic Fracturing

Frash, Luke Philip, Colorado School of Mines
Gutierrez, Marte, Colorado School of Mines
Hampton, Jesse, Colorado School of Mines
173186-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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A New Concept of Wellbore-Boundary Condition for Modeling Liquid Loading in Gas Wells

Limpasurat, Akkharachai, Texas A&M University
Valko, Peter P., Texas A&M University
Falcone, Gioia, Clausthal University of Technology
166199-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Application of Multiple-Mixing-Cell Method to Improve Speed and Robustness of Compositional Simulation

Rezaveisi, Mohsen, The University of Texas at Austin
Johns, Russell T., Pennsylvania State University
Sepehrnoori, Kamy, The University of Texas at Austin
169063-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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An Efficient Multiscale Method for the Simulation of In-situ Conversion Processes

Li, Hangyu, Stanford University
Vink, Jeroen C., Shell International Exploration and Production Inc.
Alpak, Faruk O., Shell International Exploration and Production Inc.
172498-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Prediction of Gas-Pulsation Frequency To Reduce Slug Length in Gas/Liquid Horizontal-Pipe Flow

Kadri, Usama, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
172996-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Experiments and Simulations of Local Upstream Gas Accumulation Giving Unstable Production in a Flowline/Riser System

Kjeldby, Tor Kindsbekken, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Nydal, Ole Jørgen, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
172997-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Simplified Explicit Flow Equations for Herschel-Bulkley Fluids in Couette-Poiseuille Flow--For Real-Time Surge and Swab Modeling in Drilling

Gjerstad, Kristian, Teknova AS and University of Stavanger
Time, Rune W., University of Stavanger
170246-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Development of a Novel Method To Evaluate Well Integrity During CO2 Underground Storage

Bai, Mingxing, Northeast Petroleum University
Song, Kaoping, Northeast Petroleum University
Li, Yang, Northeast Petroleum University
Sun, Jianpeng, Northeast Petroleum University
Reinicke, Kurt M., Clausthal University of Technology
173000-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Systematic Study of Barite Nucleation and Inhibition With Various Polymeric Scale Inhibitors by Novel Laser Apparatus

Yan, Chao, Rice University
Kan, Amy T., Rice University
Zhang, Fangfu, Rice University
Liu, Ya, Rice University
Tomson, Ross C., Brine Chemistry Solutions
Tomson, Mason B., Rice University
169787-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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Performance Evaluation of a Horizontal Well With Multiple Fractures by Use of a Slab-Source Function

Yang, Daoyong, University of Regina and Chenglin Hi-Tech Industry Company
Zhang, Feng, University of Regina
Styles, John A., Pilgrim Energy
Gao, Junmin, Chenglin Hi-Tech Industry Company
173184-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2015
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