Thank You to Our 2014 Reviewers

SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering extends its sincere appreciation to everyone who provided a technical review for at least one paper during 2014. Many of our reviewers contributed their expertise to more than one paper during the year. We recognize the time commitment these individuals have made in agreeing to review papers and appreciate the impact that their efforts have had on the published papers throughout the year. Volunteers such as these individuals are essential to assuring the journal publishes manuscripts of high quality and lasting value. Thank you to our dedicated reviewers for their contributions.

Editor-in-Chief:

Dean Oliver, Centre for Integrated Petroleum Research

Executive Editors:

Diederik van Batenburg, Shell Global Solutions
Gary Teletzke, ExxonMobil
Francesca Verga, Politecnico di Torino

Associate Editors:

Michael Altunbay, Petronas Carigali
Anil Ambastha, Chevron Nigeria
Mariela Araujo Fresky, Shell
Subhash Ayirala, Saudi Arabian Oil
Jeff Baldwin, Chesapeake Energy
Dave Brooks, Kuwait Oil
Louis Castanier, Stanford University
Peter Clifford, BP Exploration Europe
Steven Crary, Schlumberger
Guozhong Gao, Schlumberger
Richard Hallam, BP America
Kirk Hansen, Shell
Dimitrios Hatzignatiou, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Byron Haynes, Shell
Florian Hollaender, Services Techniques Schlumberger
Steve Jenkins, Chevron
Jeffrey Jones, E&B Natural Resources Management
Shah Kabir, Hess
Hosein Kalaei, ConocoPhillips Corporate Contributions
Seung Kam, Louisiana State University
David Kersey, Saudi Aramco
Stephen Laubach, The University of Texas at Austin
Alana Leahy-Dios, ExxonMobil
Gavin Longmuir, Consulting Petroleum Engineers
Scott Meddaugh, Midwestern State University
William O'Brien, ConocoPhillips
Jasper Ring, Chevron North America Upstream
Jesus Salazar, ConocoPhillips
Vijay Shrivastava, Computer Modelling Group
Elizabeth Spiteri, Hess
Sezai Ucan, YPF
Omar Varela, ExxonMobil
Dario Viberti, Politecnico di Torino
Michael Webster, BP
Tomomi Yamada, Japan Petroleum Exploration
Calvin Yao, BHP Billiton
Turhan Yildiz, Red Rocks Engineering

Technical Editors:

Yafes Abacioglu , BP
Doddy Abdassah, Bandung Institute of Technology
Issa Abu-Shiekah, Petroleum Development Oman
Steve Adams, WellEval.com
Gurbat Agaev, Statoil
Roberto Aguilera, University of Calgary
Kaveh Ahmadi , BP America
Khalid Ahmed, Kuwait Oil Company
Austin Ajufo, Petroleum Services
Serhat Akin, Middle East Technical University
Ahmed Aleidan, Saudi Aramco
Hasan Al-Hashim, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Mining
Mohammed Alotaibi, Saudi Aramco
Vladimir Alvarado, University of Wyoming
Maclean Amabeoku, Saudi Aramco
William Ambrose, Bureau of Economic Geology
Shahram Amini, Schlumberger Canada
Kashy Aminian, West Virginia University
Chidi Amudo, Chevron
Rick Anderson, Nexen
Irene Anderson, Talisman Energy
Alexey Andrianov, Eni S.p.A.
Graham Aplin, Senergy
Jeffrey App, Chevron
Aura Araque-Martinez, Weatherford
Yani Araujo, PDVSA Intevep 
Sam Avasthi, Avasthi & Associates
Luis Ayala, Pennsylvania State University
Oluropo Ayodele, Shell
Padmakar Ayyalasomayajula, Chevron
Jim Azzola, Thermal Science
Tayfun Babadagli, University of Alberta
Baojun Bai, Missouri University of Science and Technology
William Bailey, Schlumberger
Vishal Bang, ConocoPhillips
Reza Barati, University of Kansas
Indranil (Neil) Barman, Matador Resources
Surendra Bateja, Oil and Natural Gas
Stephen Baumgartner, Marathon Oil
Clarke Bean, Chevron
Pavel Bedrikovetsky, University of Adelaide
Ronald Behrens, Chevron
Alexander Belien, Shell Technology Canada
Dennis Beliveau, Consultant
Elisabeth Bemer, IFP Energies nouvelles
Roman Berenblyum, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Soraya Betancourt, Schlumberger
Linfeng Bi, ExxonMobil
Michael Bittar, Halliburton
Nicola Bona, Eni S.p.A.
Paul Bondor, Bontech
Paul Boonen, PathFinder Energy Services
Max Bordenave, MouvOil
Garfield Bowen, Schlumberger
Keith Boyle, Chevron Australia
Manijeh Bozorgzadeh, RPS Energy
Pat Brady, Sandia National Laboratories
Marco Brignoli, Eni S.p.A.
Dave Brooks, Shell Global Solutions
Marten Buijse, Shell
Jan Buiting, Saudi Aramco
Andreas Busch, Shell
Rodolfo Camacho Velazquez, Pemex
Marilena Cardu, Politecnico di Torino
Andrew Carnegie, Woodside
Mark Chan, Suncor Energy
Jiansheng Chen, Baker Hughes
Songhua Chen, Baker Hughes
Andrew Chen, Shell Canada
Stephen Cheshire, Saudi Aramco
Stephen Cheung, SteveIOR Consulting
Shihong Chi, ION Geophysical
Suk-Kyoon Choi, Chevron
Larry Chorn, Halliburton Global Consulting
David Chorneyko, ExxonMobil
Manoj Choudhary, Hess
Edwin Chukwudeme, Husky Energy
Yildiray Cinar, Saudi Aramco
Craig Cipolla, Consultant
Thomas Clancy, Southwestern Energy
Torsten Clemens, OMV
Edward Clerke, Saudi Aramco
Rafael Cobenas, Chevron
Ian Collins, BP Exploration
Laurence Corbett, Schlumberger
Jefferson Creek, Chevron
Albert Cui, Trican Well Services
Branimir Cvetkovic, Bayerngas Norge
Dwyann Dalrymple, OMV
Bert-Rik de Zwart, Shell
Hassan Dehghanpour, The University of Texas at Austin
Geurt Deinum, Sarawak Shell
Eric Delamaide, IFP Technologies (Canada)
Mojdeh Delshad, The University of Texas at Austin
David DiCarlo, The University of Texas at Austin
Carl Dismuke, Saudi Aramco
Yannong Dong, Shell
Sriram Doraiswamy, ExxonMobil
Christine Doughty, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Shengkai Duan, Chevron
Tim Duggan, Petroleum Development Oman
Varadarajan Dwarakanath, Chevron
Michael Edwards, Swansea University
Patrick Egermann, GDF SUEZ
Emad El Rafie, Repsol
Noaman Elkhatib, Consultant
Mohammed Emera, Badr Petroleum
Joseph English, Petroceltic International
Arnaldo Espinel, Chevron
Yaqing Fan, Shell
Rouhollah Farajzadeh, Shell
Mobeen Fatemi, Heriot-Watt University
Ebrahim Fathi, West Virginia University
Konstantin Fedorov, Tyumen State University
Darryl Fenwick, Streamsim Technologies
Abbas Firoozabadi, Reservoir Engineering Research Institute
Robert Fitzmorris, Chevron
Ingebret Fjelde, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Peter Fokker, TNO Built Environment and Geosciences
Alexander Folefac, BG Group
Jerry Fontanilla, Saudi Aramco
David Forsyth, Saudi Aramco
Andrew Foster, Shell Gabon
Wayne Frenier, Frenier Chemistry
Julia Gale, The University of Texas at Austin
Maria Teresa Galli, Eni S.p.A.
Damiano Galvan, Shell
Leonhard Ganzer, Clausthal University of Technology
Bo Gao, ExxonMobil
Guohua Gao, Shell
Gholamreza Garmeh, Schlumberger
Rouzbeh Ghanbarnezhad Moghanloo, University of Oklahoma
Mojtaba Ghoraishy, Chevron
Davood Ghorbani, Danbury Resources
Leo Giangiacomo, Western Interior Oil and Gas
James Gilman, iReservoir.com
Fatosh Gozalpour, BP America
Malcolm Greaves, University of Bath
Robin Gupta, ExxonMobil
Teruhiko Hagiwara, Terry Research and Development
Jacques Hagoort, Hagoort & Associates
Yasin Hajizadeh, Schlumberger
Jeffry Hamman, BP
Ursula Hammes, The University of Texas at Austin
Paul Hammond, Schlumberger Cambridge Research
David Hampton, Occidental Oil & Gas
Choongyong Han, Chevron
Ming Han, Saudi Aramco
Thomas Harding, Nexen
Kjetil Haugen, ExxonMobil
Chuanping He, ConocoPhillips
Kes Heffer, Heriot-Watt University
Denis Heliot, Schlumberger
Paul Hicks, ExxonMobil
Robert Hite, Blue Ridge PTA
Todd Hoffman, University of Montana
Mehdi Honarpour, Hess
Seyyed Hosseini, The University of Texas at Austin
Hussein Hoteit, Chevron
Yinan Hu, University of Oklahoma
Hao Huang, ExxonMobil
Katie Humphry, Shell
Myung Hwang, PetroTel
Dilhan Ilk, DeGolyer and MacNaughton
Solomon Inikori, Shell
Gamze Ipek, Reservoir Engineer
Rosemary Irrgang, Irrgang Reservoir Management
Steve Jenkins, Chevron
James Jennings, Shell
Feng Jian, Chevron
Sinisha Jikich, U.S. DOE/National Energy Technology Lab
Guodong Jin, Baker Hughes
Russell Johns, Pennsylvania State University
Alan Johnson, Shell UK
Hosein Kalaei, ConocoPhillips
Zheng Kalam, Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations
Amirmasoud Kalantari-dahaghi, Occidental Oil & Gas
Keith Katahara, Hess
Danial Kaviani, University of Calgary
Dustin Keele, Chevron
David Kersey, Saudi Aramco
Mark Kittridge, ConocoPhillips
Ibrahim Kocabas, American University of Sharjah
Bastian Koehrer, Wintershall Holding
Sunil Kokal, Saudi Aramco
Ghazi Kraishan, Saudi Aramco
Gregory Kubala, Schlumberger
Myron Kuhlman, MK Tech Solutions
Rakesh Kumar, Shell
Basak Kurtoglu, Marathon Oil
Bitao Lai, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Istvan Lakatos, University of Miskolc
Leif Larsen, Kappa Engineering
David Larue, Chevron
Mickaele Le Ravalec-Dupin, IFP Energies nouvelles
Ting Lei, Schlumberger
Michael Levitan, BP America
David Levitt, Total Petrochemicals France
Dachang Li, ExxonMobil
Dacun Li, Shell
Jing Li, Occidental Oil & Gas
Liyong Li, Chevron
Zhidong Li, Reservoir Engineering Research Institute
Baosheng Liang, Chevron
Wenjuan Lin, Chevron
Niels Lindeloff, Maersk Oil
Omar Lisigurski, Oasis Petroleum
Faye Liu, ConocoPhillips
Hui-Hai Liu, Aramco Services
Kai Liu, ExxonMobil
Ning Liu, Chevron
Yajun Liu, PetroTel
Silviu Livescu, Baker Hughes
Christopher Lolley, Chevron
Elyezer Lolon, Marathon Oil
Jun Lu, The University of Texas at Austin
Shouxiang Ma, Saudi Aramco
Sameh Macary, Chevron Australia
Hassan Mahani, Shell
Pierre-David Maizeret, Schlumberger
René Manceda, YPF
Eduardo Manrique, TIORCO
Deming Mao, Shell
Shehadeh Masalmeh, Shell Technology Oman
Saikrishna Maudgalya, Anadarko Petroleum
Michael Mayerhofer, Pinnacle Technologies
Mark McClure, The University of Texas at Austin
Bruce McGee, E-T Energy
Palle Mikkelsen, Wintershall Holding
Jose Mogollon, Halliburton
Ali Moinfar, The University of Texas at Austin
Mehdi Mokhtari, Colorado School of Mines
George Moridis, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Robert Mott, Consultant
Ann Muggeridge, Imperial College
Ovunc Mutlu, Weatherford
Reza Naimi-tajdar, Oxy Long Beach
Gopi Nalla, Chevron
Hadi Nasrabadi, Texas A&M University
Hamid Reza Nasriani, Heriot-Watt University
Myeong Noh, Chevron
Bahareh Nojabaei, Pennsylvania State University
Rashed Noman, Qatar Petroleum
Mike O'Dell, Retired
Babafemi Ogunyomi, The University of Texas at Austin
Henry Ohen, HPO Global Resources Venture
Ryosuke Okuno, University of Alberta
Liang-Biao Ouyang, Chevron
Cesar Ovalles, Chevron
Erdal Ozkan, Colorado School of Mines
Geoffrey Page, Baker Hughes
Guangdong Pan, Schlumberger-Doll Research
Prabodh Pathak, ExxonMobil
Jared Philpot, Arrow Energy
Malcolm Pitts, Surtek
Joao Carlos Placido, Petrobras
Ahmad Reza Rabbani, Amirkabir University of Technology
Rajagopal Raghavan, Phillips Petroleum (Retired)
Anisur Rahman, Saudi Aramco
Himansu Rai, Chevron
Benjamin Ramirez, Shell
Thaimar Ramirez, Apache
Leandro Reis, Petrobras Cenpes
Albertus Retnanto, Schlumberger
Nima Rezaei, University of Waterloo
Sina (K.Ali) Rezaei Gomari, Teesside University
Randahl Roadifer, ConocoPhillips
Vera Rocca, Politecnico di Torino
William Rossen, Delft University of Technology
David Rousseau, IFP Energies nouvelles
Ahmad Sakhaee-Pour, University of Oklahoma
Jesus Salaza r, ConocoPhillips
Miguel Saldana, Occidental Petroleum
Hamidreza Salimi, Delft University of Technology
Eloisa Salina Borello, Politecnico di Torino
Fernando Samaniego V, Petroleos Mexicanos
Hemanta Sarma, The Petroleum Institute
Alexei Savitski, Shell
Mohammad Sayyafzadeh, University of Adelaide
Denis Schmitt, Saudi Aramco
Mark Schrader, Chevron
Susan Schrader, Montana Tech
Richard Schultz, ConocoPhillips
Kamy Sepehrnoori, The University of Texas at Austin
Randall Seright, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Josef Shaoul, Fenix Consulting Delft
Jyotsna Sharma, University of Calgary
Farrokh Sheibani, Itasca Houston
Ravi Shekhar, ExxonMobil
Zheng Shen, Weatherford
Mike  Shook, Chevron
Chandramani Shrivastva, Schlumberger
Richard Sigal, Consultant
Bikash Sinha, Schlumberger-Doll Research
Shekhar Sinha, Schlumberger
Christopher Skelt, Chevron
Jurgantono Soeriawinata, Occidental of Oman
Tibi Sorop, Shell
Kyle Spikes, The University of Texas at Austin
Sanjay Srinivasan, The University of Texas at Austin
Werner Stoll, Shell
Simon Stromberg, Senergy
Michael Sullivan, Chevron
Hao Sun, Chevron
Mohammad Tabatabaei, Marathon Oil
Saifullah Talukdar, Statoil
Mauro Tambini, Consultant
Guo-Qing Tang, Chevron
Hong Tang, Chevron
Raj Tewari, PETRONAS
Marco Thiele, Streamsim Technologies
Tony Thomas, Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations
Genlin Tian, Oilsands Quest
Julianna Toms, BP
Emmanuel Toumelin, Chevron
Peter Townsley, Ressim
David Tran, Computer Modelling Group
Bernard Tremblay, Saskatchewan Research Council
Est Ukar, The University of Texas at Austin
Peter Valko, Texas A&M University
Paul van den Hoek, Shell
Johan Van Dorp, Shell
Nikos Varotsis, Technical University of Crete
Marco Verlaan, Shell Canada
Esther Vermolen, Shell
Michael Vincent, Insight Consulting
Jeroen Vink, Shell
Michael Walker, Walker Petrophysics
Jon Wallace, Hess
Dale Walters, Taurus Reservoir Solutions
Wei Wan, University of Oklahoma
Jiaxin Wang, Schlumberger
Shibo Wang, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Shugang Wang, Chevron
Norman Warpinski, Halliburton
Bart Wassing, Shell Global Solutions
Yunan Wei, C&C Reservoirs
Anke Wendt, Schlumberger
Katherine Whidden, U.S. Geological Survey
Amy Whitaker, Chevron
Christopher White, Louisiana State University
Tim Wynn, AGR Petroleum Services
Feng Xiao, ExxonMobil
Congjiao Xie, China University of Geosciences
Bingxiang Xu, China University of Petroleum, Beijing
Chicheng Xu, BHP Billiton
Qiang Xu, Chevron
Chaodong Yang, Computer Modelling Group
Tao Yang, Statoil
Zheng Yang, Chevron
Peng Ye, Hess
Guoqiang Yin, Halliburton
Jianjia Yu, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Chengwu Yuan, BP America
Christopher Zahm, The University of Texas at Austin
Karim Zaki, Advantek International
Adrian Zett, BP
Murat Zeybek, Schlumberger
Guoyin Zhang, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Jun Zhang, Schlumberger
Tiantian Zhang, Chevron
Gang Zhao, University of Regina
Shiyi Zheng, London South Bank University
Robert Zimmerman, Imperial College