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 4, Issue 03

Use of Pore-Network Models to Simulate Laboratory Corefloods in a Heterogeneous Carbonate Sample

Xu, Baomin, Chevron Petroleum Technology Co.
Kamath, Jairam, Chevron Petroleum Technology Co.
Yortsos, Y.C., U. of Southern California
Lee, S.H., Chevron Petroleum Technology Co.
57664-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Development of a Local Grid-Refinement Technique for Accurate Representation of Cavity-Completed Wells in Reservoir Simulators

Goktas, Baris, Pennsylvania State U.
Ertekin, Turgay, Pennsylvania State U.
54403-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Optimum Conditions for Wormhole Formation in Carbonate Porous Media: Influence of Transport and Reaction

Fredd, C.N., U. of Michigan
Fogler, H.S., U. of Michigan
56995-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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New Model of Acid-Fracture Conductivity Based on Deformation of Surface Asperities

Gong, Ming, U. of Texas
Lacote, Stephan, U. of Texas
Hill, A.D., U. of Texas
57017-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Effects of Pressure Drop in Horizontal Wells and Optimum Well Length

Penmatcha, V.R., Stanford U.
Arbabi, Sepehr, Stanford U.
Aziz, Khalid, Stanford U.
57193-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Comprehensive Reservoir/Wellbore Model for Horizontal Wells

Penmatcha, V.R., Stanford University
Aziz, Khalid, Stanford University
57194-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Investigating the Role of Crude-Oil Components on Wettability Alteration Using Atomic Force Microscopy

Basu, Subhayu, U. of Texas
Sharma, Mukul M., U. of Texas
57466-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Microseismic Monitoring of the B-Sand Hydraulic-Fracture Experiment at the DOE/GRI Multisite Project

Warpinski, N.R., Sandia Natl. Laboratories
Wright, T.B., Resources Engineering Systems
Uhl, J.E., Sandia Natl. Laboratories
Engler, B.P., Sandia Natl. Laboratories
Drozda, P.M., Sandia Natl. Laboratories
Peterson, R.E., Branagan & Assocs. Inc.
Branagan, P.T., Branagan & Assocs. Inc.
57593-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Uncertainty Analysis in Predictive Reservoir Simulation Using Gradient Information

Lepine, O.J., Elf Exploration U.K.
Bissell, R.C., Elf Exploration U.K.
Aanonsen, S.I., Norsk Hydro A/S
Pallister, I.C., GeoQuest RT
Barker, J.W., Elf Exploration U.K.
57594-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Effect of Wettability on Adverse-Mobility Immiscible Floods

Vives, M.T., U. of Houston
Chang, Y.C., U. of Houston
Mohanty, K.K., U. of Houston
57597-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Transient Dynamic Characteristics of the Gas-Lift Unloading Process(includes associated papers 57662 and 57711 )

Tang, Yula, U. of Tulsa
Schmidt, Zelimir, U. of Tulsa
Blais, R.N., U. of Tulsa
Doty, D.R., U. of Tulsa
57659-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Simplified Mechanistic Simulation of Foam Processes in Porous Media

Rossen, W.R., U. of Texas
Zeilinger, S.C., U. of Texas
Shi, J.X., U. of Texas
Lim, M.T., U. of Texas
57678-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Influence of Pressure Drop Along the Wellbore on Horizontal-Well Productivity

Ozkan, Erdal, Istanbul Technical U.
Sarica, Cem, U. of Tulsa
Haci, Marc, Istanbul Technical U.
57687-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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