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 9, Issue 03

Modeling of Both Near-Wellbore Damage and Natural Cleanup of Horizontal Wells Drilled With Water-Based Drilling Fluids

Ding, Y., Institut Français du Pétrole
Longeron, D., Institut Français du Pétrole
Renard, G., Institut Français du Pétrole
Audibert, A., Institut Français du Pétrole
88807-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2004
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Inflow Performance Relationship for Perforated Horizontal Wells

Yildiz, Turhan, Colorado School of Mines
88987-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2004
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Factors Affecting Scale Inhibitor Retention in Carbonate-Rich Formation During Squeeze Treatment

Kan, Amy T., Rice U.
Fu, Gongmin, Rice U.
Tomson, Mason B., Rice U.
Al-Thubaiti, Musaed, Saudi Aramco
Xiao, Alan J., Cognigen Corp.
80230-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2004
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Visualization of Oil Recovery by Water-Alternating-Gas Injection Using High-Pressure Micromodels

Sohrabi, M., Heriot-Watt U.
Tehrani, D.H., Heriot-Watt U.
Danesh, A., Heriot-Watt U.
Henderson, G.D., Heriot-Watt U.
89000-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2004
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Three-Phase Displacement Theory: An Improved Description of Relative Permeabilities

Juanes, Ruben, Stanford U.
Patzek, Tad W., U. of California
88973-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2004
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Quantification of Displacement Mechanisms in Multicomponent Gasfloods

Johns, R.T., U. of Texas at Austin
Yuan, H., U. of Texas at Austin
Dindoruk, B., Shell Intl. E&P
88999-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2004
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An Analytical Scaling Method for Spontaneous Imbibition in Gas/Water/Rock Systems

Li, Kewen, Stanford U.
Horne, Roland N., Stanford U.
88996-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2004
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Scalability of the Deterministic and Bayesian Approaches to Production-Data Integration Into Reservoir Models

Vega, Leonardo, Texas A&M U.
Rojas, Danny, Texas A&M U.
Datta-Gupta, Akhil, Texas A&M U.
88961-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2004
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Improved Production Forecasts and History Matching Using Approximate Fluid-Flow Simulators

Omre, Henning, Norwegian U. of Science and Technology
Lødøen, Ole Petter, Norwegian U. of Science and Technology
74691-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2004
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Errors in History Matching

Tavassoli, Z., Imperial College
Carter, Jonathan N., Imperial College
King, Peter R., Imperial College
86883-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2004
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New Iterative Coupling Between a Reservoir Simulator and a Geomechanics Module

Tran, David, Computer Modelling Group Ltd.
Settari, Antonin, U. of Calgary
Nghiem, Long, Computer Modelling Group Ltd.
88989-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2004
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