Thank You to Our 2015 Reviewers

 

The SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering journal extends its sincere appreciation to everyone who provided a technical review for at least one paper during 2015. 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:

 

Stephen Laubach, The University of Texas at Austin

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

Jingyi Chen, University of Tulsa

Peter Clifford, BP Exploration Europe

Steven Crary, Schlumberger

Eric Delamaide, IFP Technologies Canada

Richard Hallam, BP

Kirk Hansen, Shell

Dimitrios Hatzignatiou, University of Stavanger

Byron Haynes, Shell

Florian Hollaender, Services Techniques Schlumberger

Jeffrey Jones, E&B Natural Resources Management

Shah Kabir, CS Kabir Consulting

Hosein Kalaei, ConocoPhillips Corporate Contributions

Seung Kam, Louisiana State University

David Kersey, Saudi Aramco

Alana Leahy-Dios, ExxonMobil

Gavin Longmuir, Consulting Petroleum Engineers

Scott Meddaugh, Midwestern State University

Jasper Ring, Chevron North America Upstream

Jesus Salazar, ConocoPhillips

Vijay Shrivastava, Computer Modelling Group

Elizabeth Spiteri, Hess

Sezai Ucan, YPF

Diederik van Batenburg, Shell

Dario Viberti, Politecnico di Torino

Michael Webster, BP

Calvin Yao, BHP Billiton

Turhan Yildiz, Red Rocks Engineering

 

Technical Editors:

 

Wael Abdallah, Schlumberger Middle East

Najib Abusalbi, Schlumberger

Issa Abu-Shiekah, Shell

Steve Adams, WellEval.com

Gurbat Agaev, Statoil

Khalid Ahmed, Kuwait Oil

Austin Ajufo, Consultant

Serhat Akin, Middle East Technical University

Emad Al Shalabi, The University of Texas at Austin

Hasan Al-Hashim, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Mining

Mohammed Alotaibi, Saudi Aramco

Faruk Alpak, Shell

Abdulkareem AlSofi, Saudi Aramco

Vladimir Alvarado, University of Wyoming

Maclean Amabeoku, Saudi Aramco

William Ambrose, The University of Texas at Austin

Chidi Amudo, Chevron

David Anderson, Fekete Associates

Irene Anderson, Talisman Energy

Alexey Andrianov, Eni E&P

Aura Araque-Martinez, Weatherford

Yani Araujo, SGS

Mariela Araujo Fresky, Shell

Harun Ates, BP

Luis Ayala, Pennsylvania State University

Subhash Ayirala, Saudi Aramco

Muhammad Ayub, Saudi Aramco

Baojun Bai, Missouri University of Science and Technology

William Bailey, Schlumberger

Vishal Bang, ConocoPhillips

Rafael Barroeta, OXY

Paul Basan, Corex

Surendra Bateja, Oil and Natural Gas

Stephen Baumgartner, Marathon Oil

Clarke Bean, Chevron

Michel Bee, Chevron

Richard Beier, The Oklahoma State University

Alexander Belien, Shell Technology Canada

Elisabeth Bemer, IFP Energies Nouvelles

Glen Benge, Benge Consulting

Roman Berenblyum, International Research Institute of Stavanger

Steffen Berg, Shell

Donald Best, Newfield Exploration

Soraya Betancourt, Schlumberger

Mohammad Reza Beygi, The University of Texas at Austin

Gregg Birrell, Tullow Oil

Paul Bondor, Bontech

Rupam Bora, Cenovus Energy

Garfield Bowen, Schlumberger

Keith Boyle, Chevron Australia

Charles Bradford, Saudi Aramco

Pat Brady, Sandia National Laboratories

Dave Brooks, Shell Global Solutions

Thang Bui, Schlumberger

Marten Buijse, Shell

Andreas Busch, Shell

Rodolfo Camacho Velazquez, Pemex E&P

Peilin Cao, Chevron

Andrew Carnegie, Woodside

Mark Chan, Suncor Energy

Ricardo Chaves, Petrobras

Jiansheng Chen, Baker Hughes

Songhua Chen, Baker Hughes

Wen Chen, Chevron

Peila Chen, Intertek Westport Technology Center

Chih Chen, Kappa

Yiyan Chen, Schlumberger

Andrew Chen, Shell Canada

Cheng Chen, Virginia Tech

Yuguang Chen, Chevron

Zhangxing (John) Chen, University of Calgary

Shihong Chi, Consultant

Suk-Kyoon Choi, Chevron

Manoj Choudhary, Hess

Nikita Chugunov, Schlumberger-Doll Research

Yildiray Cinar, Saudi Aramco

Gary Citron, Rose & Associates

Torsten Clemens, OMV Exploration/Production

Edward Clerke, Saudi Aramco

Peter Clifford, BP

Philip Closmann, Consultant

Rafael Cobenas, Chevron

Bryan Cotner, Chevron

Benoit Couet, Schlumberger

Jefferson Creek, Chevron

Albert Cui, Trican Well Services

Younas Dadmohammadi, The University of Oklahoma

Swapan Das, Value Creation

Bert Rik de Zwart, Shell

Geurt Deinum, Sarawak Shell Bhd

Mojdeh Delshad, The University of Texas at Austin

Guncel Demircan, EnCana

Edward deZabala, Occidental Oil & Gas

David DiCarlo, The University of Texas at Austin

Didier Yu Ding, Institut Francais du Petrole

Thomas Doe, Golder

Yannong Dong, Shell

Sriram Doraiswamy, ExxonMobil

Shengkai Duan, Chevron

Tim Duggan, Petroleum Development Oman

Dennis Dull, Chevron

Varadarajan Dwarakanath, Chevron

Adolfo D'Windt, Kuwait Oil

Adel Elsharkawy, Kuwait University

Alan Emanuel, Consultant

Mohammed Emera, Badr Petroleum

Joseph English, Petroceltic

Soodabeh Esmaili, West Virginia University

Arnaldo Espinel, Chevron

Lesley Evans, Chesapeake Energy

Zhiqiang Fan, The University of Texas at Austin

Yaqing Fan, Shell

Rouhollah Farajzadeh, Shell

Mohammad Farhadinia, BP America

Ebrahim Fathi, West Virginia University

Konstantin Fedorov, Tyumen State University

Darryl Fenwick, Kappa Engineering

Peter Fokker, TNO Built Environment and Geosciences

Alexander Folefac, BG Group

Jerry Fontanilla, Saudi Aramco

Thomas Fowler, Shell

Damiano Galvan, Shell

Tao Gang, Oxy

Bo Gao, ExxonMobil

Guohua Gao, Shell

Rouzbeh Ghanbarnezhad Moghanloo, The University of Oklahoma

Mojtaba Ghoraishy, Chevron

Davood Ghorbani, Danbury Resources

Leo Giangiacomo, Western Interior Oil and Gas

Eduardo Gildin, Texas A&M University

James Gilman, iReservoir.com

Gerard Glasbergen, Shell

Fatosh Gozalpour, BP America

Christopher Green, G Frac Technologies

Jeroen Groenenboom, Shell Malaysia

Dominique Guerillot, Terra 3E

Anuj Gupta, Aramco Research Center

Casey Hagbo, Chevron

Amir Hossein Haghi, Tehran Petroleum Research Center

Leslie Hajdo, BHP Billiton

Yasin Hajizadeh, Schlumberger

Richard Hallam, BP

Jeffry Hamman, BP

Paul Hammond, Schlumberger Cambridge Research

Abdulla Hamoodi, ADNOC

Aly Hamouda, University of Stavanger

David Hampton, Oxy USA

Choongyong Han, Chevron

Ming Han, Saudi Aramco

Thomas Harding, Nexen

Jeff Hawkins, BHP Billiton Petroleum

Kai He, Halliburton

Kes Heffer, Heriot-Watt University

Mohamed Helmy, ExxonMobil

Fred Herkenhoff, Chevron, Retired

Paul Hicks, ExxonMobil

George Hirasaki, Rice University

Robert Hite, Blue Ridge

Todd Hoffman, Montana Tech

Mehdi Honarpour, BHP Billiton

Roland Horne, Stanford University

Seyyed Hosseini, The University of Texas at Austin

Hussein Hoteit, Chevron

Yinan Hu, The University of Oklahoma

Hao Huang, ExxonMobil

Clark Huffman, Consultant

Katie Humphry, Shell

Akm Nazmul Huq, BG Group

Sharon Hurst, Consultant

Olaf Huseby, Restrack

Odd Hustad, Statoil

Richard Hutchins, Schlumberger

Myung Hwang, PetroTel

Dilhan Ilk, DeGolyer and MacNaughton

Solomon Inikori, Shell

Elrad Iskakov, Tengicchevroil

M. Saeed Jadoon, Oil and Gas Development

Farzam Javadpour, The University of Texas at Austin

James Jennings, Shell

Ole Jensen, Gulf Keystone Petroleum

Raman Jha, Chevron

Sinisha Jikich, U.S. DOE/National Energy Technology Lab

Lu Jin, Louisiana State University

Alan Johnson, Shell

Alistair Jones, BP Exloration

Doug Jordan, Anadarko Petroleum

Punitkumar Kapadia, Shell India Markets

John Karanikas, Shell

Ekrem Kasap, Petroleum Development Oman

Danial Kaviani, University of Calgary

Mohan Kelkar, The University of Tulsa

Charlie Kerans, The University of Texas at Austin

Arun Kharghoria, PetroTel

Morteza Khodabakhshi, Oxy Oil & Gas

Gregory King, Chevron

Richard Koepnick, Koepnick Geological Consulting

Ghazi Kraishan, Saudi Aramco

Myron Kuhlman, MK Tech Solutions

Vikas Kumar, BP America

Rahul Kumar, Chevron

Rajesh Kumar, Oil and Natural Gas

Vikas Kumar, BP America

Basak Kurtoglu, Citibank

Chris Landry, The University of Texas at Austin

Mark Langston, Chevron

Paul Lapointe, Golder Associates

Leif Larsen, Kappa Engineering

David Levitt, Total Petrochemicals France

Liyong Li, Chevron

Dachang Li, ExxonMobil

Liyong Li, Chevron

Baosheng Liang, Chevron

Knut-Andreas Lie, SINTEF

Wenjuan Lin, Chevron

Niels Lindeloff, Maersk Oil

Faye Liu, ConocoPhillips

Hui-Hai Liu, Aramco Services

Kai Liu, ExxonMobil

Ning Liu, Chevron

Silviu Livescu, Baker Hughes

Christopher Lolley, Chevron

Hongyu Luo, Consultant

Sameh Macary, Chevron Australia

Hassan Mahani, Shell

Andrey Makedonov, TCO

Mayank Malik, Chevron

Eduardo Manrique, TIORCO

Deming Mao, Shell

Shehadeh Masalmeh, Shell Technology Oman

Rahim Masoudi, Petronas

Saikrishna Maudgalya, Anadarko Petroleum

Mark McClure, McClure Geomechanics

Bruce McGee, E-T Energy

Palle Mikkelsen, Wintershall Holding

Luis Javier Miranda, BP America

Kristian Mogensen, Eni S.p.A.

Zahra Mohammadi, Texas A&M University

Ali Moinfar, The University of Texas at Austin

Mehdi Mokhtari, Colorado School of Mines

Lee Morgenthaler, Shell

George Moridis, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Ann Muggeridge, Imperial College

Vivek Muralidharan, Occidental Petroleum

Ovunc Mutlu, Weatherford

Hadi Nasrabadi, Texas A&M University

Ramez Nasralla, Shell

Hisham Nasr-El-Din, Texas A&M University

Viet Nguyen, ConocoPhillips

Myeong Noh, Chevron

Rashed Noman, Qatar Petroleum

Peyman Nurafza, BG Group

William O'Brien, ConocoPhillips

Babafemi Ogunyomi, The University of Texas at Austin

Olu Okpani, Chevron Nigeria

Ryosuke Okuno, The University of Texas at Austin

Edwin Ortega, The University of Texas at Austin

Liang-Biao Ouyang, Chevron

Cesar Ovalles, Chevron

Adedayo Oyerinde, ExxonMobil

Erdal Ozkan, Colorado School of Mines

Geoffrey Page, Baker Hughes

Yan Pan, Chevron

Douglas Peck, BHP Billiton

Øystein Pettersen, Uni Research

Jyoti Phirani, Occidental Petroleum

Malcolm Pitts, Surtek

David Potter, University of Alberta

Manika Prasad, Colorado School of Mines

Michael Pyrcz, Chevron

Rajagopal Raghavan, Phillips Petroleum, Retired

Murali Raghunathan, Sarawak Shell Berhad

N MRahman, Saudi Aramco

Chandra Rai, The University of Oklahoma

Himansu Rai, Chevron

Thaimar Ramirez, Apache

Benjamin Ramirez, Shell

Kashif Rashid, Schlumberger-Doll Research

Reza Rastegar, Hilcorp Energy

Jules Reed, Senergy

Leandro Reis, Petrobras Cenpes

Albert Reynolds, The University of Tulsa

Priscila Ribeiro, Stanford University

Randahl Roadifer, ConocoPhillips

Reza Safari, Weatherford

Ahmad Sakhaee-Pour, The University of Oklahoma

Eloisa Salina Borello, Politecnico di Torino

Pierre Samier, Total

Amit Sarkar, Shell

Hemanta Sarma, The Petroleum Institute

Alexei Savitski, Shell

Mohammad Sayyafzadeh, The University of Adelaide

Thomas Schaaf, GDF SUEZ

Denis Schmitt, Saudi Aramco

Lanny Schoeling, Kinder Morgan CO2

Mark Schrader, Chevron

Susan Schrader, Montana Tech

Walbert Schulpen, Norske Shell

Douglas Seifert, Saudi Aramco

Randall Seright, New Mexico Technical Institute of Mining and Technology

Vahid Shabro, The University of Texas at Austin

Alireza Shahkarami, West Virginia University

Jyotsna Sharma, University of Calgary

Ravi Shekhar, ExxonMobil

Chonghui Shen, Shell Canada

Zheng Shen, Weatherford

Richard Sigal, Consultant

Harpreet Singh, The University of Texas at Austin

Shekhar Sinha, Schlumberger

Bikash Sinha, Schlumberger-Doll Research

Somnath Sinha, ExxonMobil

Christopher Skelt, Chevron

Kjetil Skrettingland, Statoil

Jurgantono Soeriawinata, Occidental of Oman

Jose Ricardo Solares, Saudi Aramco

Tibi Sorop, Shell

Mirano Spalburg, Shell

Karthik Srinivasan, Schlumberger

Mayank Srivastava, Chevron

Rick Stever, Consultant

Werner Stoll, Shell

Melissa Stowe, Chevron

Vural Suicmez, Maersk Oil

Michael Sullivan, Chevron

Boqin Sun, Chevron

Jianlei Sun, Texas A&M University

Mohammad Tabatabaei, Marathon Oil

Hamed Tabatabaie, IHS Global

Ali Takbiri-Borujeni, West Virginia University

Saifullah Talukdar, Statoil

Mauro Tambini, Consultant

Marco Tamburini, Politecnico di Torino

Mohammad Tamim, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

Hong Tang, Chevron

Tadesse Weldu Teklu, Colorado School of Mines

Marco Thiele, Streamsim Technologies

Genlin Tian, Oilsands Quest

Carlos Torres-Verdin, The University of Texas at Austin

Peter Townsley, Ressim

Est Ukar, The University of Texas at Austin

Christopher Urbanczyk, Chevron

Peter Valko, Texas A&M University

Paul van denHoek, Shell

Abdoljalil Varavei, The University of Texas at Austin

Mario Vasquez-Cruz, Pemex E&P

Alexander Verde, Texas A&M University

Marco Verlaan, Shell Canada

Jeroen Vink, Shell Global Solution

Thomas von Schroeter, BP

Eric Vosburgh, Maersk Oil

Michael Walker, Walker Petrophysics

Greg Walker, Talisman Energy

Jon Wallace, Hess

Shibo Wang, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Wenhao Wang, Shell

Jiaxin Wang, Schlumberger

Yuhe Wang, Texas A&M University

Norman Warpinski, Halliburton

Yunan Wei, C&C Reservoirs

Katherine Whidden, U.S. Geological Survey

Siluni Wickramathilaka, ConocoPhillips

Sau-Wai Wong, Shell

Liangjun Xie, Baker Hughes

Hongjie Xiong, ConocoPhillips

Kun Xu, SEIMAX Technologies

Bingxiang Xu, China University of Petroleum, Beijing

Gongrui Yan, Schlumberger

Chaodong Yang, Computer Modelling Group

Tao Yang, Statoil

Zhengming Yang, Aera Energy

Peng Ye, Hess

Hongjun Yin, Daqing Petroleum Institute

Jianjia Yu, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Hua Yuan, Consultant

Yuda Yushendri, The University of Tulsa

Alain Zaitoun, Poweltec

Georg Zangl, Nehemia Consulting GmbH

Adrian Zett, BP

Murat Zeybek, Schlumberger

Fengjun Zhang, Statoil

Guoyin Zhang, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

He Zhang, Ryder Scott

Junjing Zhang, ConocoPhillips

Haifeng Zhao, Schlumberger

Hui Zhou, ConocoPhillips

Yingfang Zhou, University of Aberdeen

Ali Zidane, Reservoir Engineering Research Institute