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 6, Issue 01

A New Methodology for the Optimization of the Placement of Downhole Production-Monitoring Sensors

Nævdal, G., RF-Rogaland Research
Vefring, E., RF-Rogaland Research
Berg, A., RF-Rogaland Research
Mannseth, T., RF-Rogaland Research
Nordtvedt, J.E., RF-Rogaland Research
69925-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Time-Lapse Ultrasonic Measurements of Laboratory Hydraulic-Fracture Growth: Tip Behavior and Width Profile

Groenenboom, J., Delft U. of Technology
van Dam, D.B., Delft U. of Technology
de Pater, C.J., Delft U. of Technology
68882-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Stochastic Reservoir Modeling Constrained to Dynamic Data: Local Calibration and Inference of Structural Parameters

Le Ravalec-Dupin, Mickaële, Inst. Français du Petrole
Hu, L.Y., Inst. Français du Petrole
Nœtinger, Benoit, Inst. Français du Petrole
68883-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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An Implicit Treatment of Upscaling in Numerical Reservoir Simulation

Guedes, S.S., Petrobras
Schiozer, D.J., U. of Campinas
69110-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Removal of Asphalt Deposits by Cosolvent Squeeze: Mechanisms and Screening

Minssieux, Louis, Inst. Français du Petrole
69672-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Roughness of Hydraulic Fractures: Importance of In-Situ Stress and Tip Processes

van Dam, D.B., Delft U. of Technology
de Pater, C.J., Delft U. of Technology
68775-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Upscaling Immiscible Gas Displacements: Quantitative Use of Fine-Grid Flow Data in Grid-Coarsening Schemes

Darman, N.H., Petronas Research & Scientific Services Sdn. Bhd.
Durlofsky, L.J., Chevron Petroleum Technology Co. and Stanford U.
Sorbie, K.S., Heriot-Watt U.
Pickup, G.E., Heriot-Watt U.
69674-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Silica Micro-Encapsulation Technology for Treatment of Oil and/or Hydrocarbon-Contaminated Drill Cuttings

Quintero, Lirio, Baker Hughes INTEQ
Limia, Jose M., Baker Hughes INTEQ
Stocks-Fischer, Shannon, Baker Hughes INTEQ
69675-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Experiments and Modeling of High-Velocity Pressure Loss in Sandstone Fractures

Skjetne, Erik, Statoil
Kløv, Trygve, Norwegian U. of Science and Technology
Gudmundsson, J.S., Norwegian U. of Science and Technology
69676-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Laboratory Study Investigating Emulsion Formation in the Near-Wellbore Region of a High Water-Cut Oil Well

Janssen, P.H., Delft U. of Technology
van den Broek, W.M.G.T., Delft U. of Technology
Harris, C.K., Shell Intl. Exploration and Production
69740-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Electrical Measurements in the 100 Hz to 10 GHz Frequency Range for Efficient Rock Wettability Determination

Bona, Nicola, ENI/Agip
Rossi, Elio, ENI/Agip
Capaccioli, Simone, INFM/U. of Pisa
69741-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Experimental Modeling of the SAGD Process - Enhancing SAGD Performance with Periodic Stimulation of the Horizontal Producer

Sasaki, K., Akita U.
Akibayashi, S., Akita U.
Yazawa, N., TRC/JNOC
Doan, Q.T., U. of Alberta
Ali, S.M. Farouq, U. of Alberta
69742-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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A Simplified Approach to Geochemical Modeling and Its Effect on Mineral Precipitation

Araque-Martinez, A., The U. of Texas at Austin
Lake, Larry W., The U. of Texas at Austin
69743-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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