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 03

Control Model of Water Injection Into a Layered Formation

Silin, D.B., Lawrence Berkeley Natl. Laboratory
Patzek, T.W., U. of California at Berkeley
71751-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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The Effect of Heat Transfer To A Nearby Layer on Heat Efficiency

Prats, Michael, Michael Prats and Assocs. Inc.
69680-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Wall-Effect/Gel-Droplet Model of Disproportionate Permeability Reduction

Liang, J., Idaho Natl. Engineering and Environmental Laboratory
Seright, R.S., New Mexico Petroleum Recovery Research Center
74137-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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A Streamline Approach for Integrating Transient Pressure Data Into High-Resolution Reservoir Models

Kulkarni, Kari Nordaas, Texas A&M U.
Datta-Gupta, Akhil, Texas A&M U.
Vasco, D.W., Berkeley Natl. Laboratory
74135-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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High-Temperature Blowdown Experiments in a Vuggy Carbonate Core

Dehghani, Kaveh, Chevron Petroleum Technology Co.
Kamath, Jairam, Chevron Petroleum Technology Co.
74136-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Experimental Study of Fracture Conductivity for Water-Fracturing and Conventional Fracturing Applications

Fredd, C.N., Schlumberger
McConnell, S.B., Schlumberger
Boney, C.L., Schlumberger
England, K.W., Schlumberger
74138-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Regional Upscaling: A New Method To Upscale Waterflooding in Heterogeneous Reservoirs for a Range of Capillary and Gravity Effects

Coll, C., PDVSA S.A.
Muggeridge, A.H., Centre for Petroleum Studies, Imperial College, London
Jing, X.D., Centre for Petroleum Studies, Imperial College, and Shell Intl.
74139-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Identifying and Estimating Significant Geologic Parameters With Experimental Design

White, Christopher D., Louisiana State U.
Willis, Brian J., BP Canada Energy Co.
Narayanan, Keshav, Object Reservoir Inc.
Dutton, Shirley P., Bureau of Economic Geology
74140-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Unified Model for Steady-State Foam Behavior at High and Low Foam Qualities

Alvarez, J.M., U. of Texas at Austin
Rivas, H.J., PDVSA Intevep
Rossen, W.R., U. of Texas at Austin
74141-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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Advances in Coupled Geomechanical and Reservoir Modeling With Applications to Reservoir Compaction

Settari, A., Duke Engineering and Services Inc.
Walters, Dale A., Duke Engineering and Services Inc.
74142-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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A Newton-Raphson Iterative Scheme for Integrating Multiphase Production Data Into Reservoir Models

Zhan, Wu, Texas A&M U.
74143-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2001
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