Thank You to Our 2017 Reviewers


SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering extends its sincere appreciation to everyone who provided a technical review for at least one paper during 2017. 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 published papers throughout the year. Volunteers such as these individuals are essential to ensuring that 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:

Jasper Ring, Chevron

Jesus Salazar, ConocoPhillilps

Gary Teletzke, ExxonMobil

 

Associate Editors:

Michael Altunbay, Petronas Carigali

Anil Ambastha, Chevron

Mariela Araujo Fresky, Shell

Subhash Ayirala, Saudi Arabian Oil

Jeff Baldwin, Chesapeake Energy

Peter Clifford, BP Exploration Europe

Steven Crary, Schlumberger

Eric Delamaide, IFP Technologies Canada

Selin Erzeybek, ConocoPhillips

Kirk Hansen, Shell, retired

Dimitrios Hatzignatiou, University of Houston

Byron Haynes, Shell

Zoya Heidari, The University of Texas at Austin

Jeffrey Jones, E&B Natural Resources Management

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

Hui-Hai Liu, Aramco Services

Gavin Longmuir, Consulting Petroleum Engineers

Hassan Mahani, Shell

Scott Meddaugh, Midwestern State University

Siddharth Misra, University of Oklahoma

Hadi Nasrabadi, Texas A&M University

Vijay Shrivastava, Computer Modelling Group

Elizabeth Spiteri, Hess

Simon Stromberg, Maersk Oil North Sea UK

Diederik van Batenburg, Shell

Dario Viberti, Politecnico di Torino

Kan Wu, Texas A&M University

Calvin Yao, BHP Billiton

Harvey Yarranton, University of Calgary

KC Yeung, Brion Energy

Turhan Yildiz, Red Rocks Engineering

 

 

Technical Editors:

Wael Abdallah, Schlumberger Middle East

Elsayed Abdelfatah, The University of Oklahoma

Sara Abedi, Texas A&M University

Issa Abu-Shiekah, Shell

Steve Adams, WellEval.com

Gurbat Agaev, Statoil

Rajiv Agarwal, Weatherford

Samarth Agrawal, ConocoPhillips

Kaveh Ahmadi, Pometis Technology

Khalid Ahmed, Kuwait Oil

Farrukh Akram, Schlumberger

Mohammed Al Kobaisi, The Petroleum Institute

Mohammed Alotaibi, Saudi Aramco

F. Omer Alpak, Shell

Emad Al-Shalabi, Khalifa University of Science and Technology

Ahmed Alshmakhy, Consultant

Abdulkareem AlSofi, Saudi Aramco

Vladimir Alvarado, University of Wyoming

Johannes Alvarez, Chevron

Raymond Ambrose, Hilcorp Energy

Mohammed Ameen, Saudi Aramco

Chidi Amudo, Chevron

Irene Anderson, Talisman Energy

Reinaldo Angulo, Repsol

Aura Araque-Martinez, Weatherford

Yani Araujo, SGS

Oystein Arild, International Research Institute in Stavanger

Koorosh Asghari, Husky Oil Production

Oluropo Ayodele, Ecotert Technologies

Ali Bagci, Baker Hughes

Baojun Bai, Missouri University of Science and Technology

William Bailey, Schlumberger

Gossen Bakker, Petroleum Development Oman

Huseyin Onur Balan, Aramco Research Center Houston

Matthew Balhoff, The University of Texas at Austin

Abhishek Bansal, BHP Billiton Petroleum Americas

Reza Barati, The University of Kansas

Rafael Barroeta, Oxy

Paul Basan, Corex

Surendra Bateja, Oil and Natural Gas

Roderick Batycky, StreamSim Technologies

Stephen Baumgartner, Marathon Oil

Clarke Bean, Chevron

Pavel Bedrikovetsky, The University of Adelaide

Ronald Behrens, Chevron

Alexander Belien, Shell Technology Canada

Mark Bentley, TRACS

Steffen Berg, Shell

Henri Bertin, University of Bordeaux

Donald Best, Newfield Exploration

Soraya Betancourt, Schlumberger

Guo Bin, ExxonMobil

Paul Bondor, Bontech

Thomas Boone, ExxonMobil/Imperial Oil

Paul Boonen, PathFinder Energy Services

Garfield Bowen, Schlumberger

Pat Brady, Sandia National Laboratories

Bergit Brattekås, University of Bergen

Marco Brignoli, Eni

Thang Bui, Schlumberger

Marten Buijse, Shell

Mark Butler, Halliburton

Jianchao Cai, Consultant

Bruce Carey, Imperial Oil

Charlie Carlisle, Chemical Tracers

Andrew Carnegie, Woodside

Orlando Castellanos Diaz, Shell Chemicals Americas

Mark Chan, Suncor Energy

Frank Chang, Saudi Aramco

Jeannine Chang, InnoTech Alberta

Adwait Chawathe, Chevron

Negin Chegenizadeh, Curtin University of Technology

Andrew Chen, Shell Canada

Chih Chen, Kappa Engineering

Huangye Chen, Aramco Services

Peila Chen, Intertek Westport Technology Center

Wen Chen, Chevron

Yan Chen, International Research Institute of Stavanger

Yuguang Chen, Chevron

Zhiming Chen, China University of Petroleum-Beijing

Zhiming Chen, China University of Petroleum-Beijing

Clotilde Chen Valdes, Texas A&M University

Kai Cheng, Texas A&M University

Stephen Cheung, SteveIOR Consulting

Lu Chi, Texas A&M University

Suk-Kyoon Choi, Chevron

David Chorneyko, ExxonMobil Upstream Research

Yildiray Cinar, Saudi Aramco

Christopher Clarkson, University of Calgary

Torsten Clemens, OMV

Edward Clerke, Saudi Aramco

Rafael Cobenas, Chevron

Sandra Cobianco, Eni

Oscar Contreras, Chevron North America Exploration & Production

Nick Cooke, Maersk Oil North Sea UK

Laurence Corbett, Schlumberger

Jefferson Creek, Chevron

Branimir Cvetkovic, Bayerngas Norge

Arash Dahi Taleghani, The Pennsylvania State University

Hugh Daigle, The University of Texas at Austin

Swapan Das, Value Creation

Bert Rik de Zwart, Shell Global Solutions

Hassan Dehghanpour, The University of Texas at Austin

Bhabesh Deka, Reliance Industries

Mojdeh Delshad, The University of Texas at Austin

Guncel Demircan, EnCana

Clayton Deutsch, University of Alberta

William Dodge, Virtual Petrophysics

Yannong Dong, Shell

Christine Doughty, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Kuifu Du, Shell

Tim Duggan, Petroleum Development Oman

Varadarajan Dwarakanath, Chevron

Adolfo D'Windt, Kuwait Oil Company

Ahmed El-Banbi, Cairo University

Noaman Elkhatib, Almaarefa College

Robert Enick, University of Pittsburgh

Lesley Evans, Chesapeake Energy

Ali Fadili, Schlumberger

Yaqing Fan, Shell

Zhiqiang Fan, The University of Texas at Austin

Reza Fassihi, BHP Billiton

S. Mobeen Fatemi, Heriot-Watt University

Darryl Fenwick, Kappa Engineering

Adam Flaaten, Macquarie Bank

Peter Fokker, TNO Built Environment and Geosciences

Jerry Fontanilla, Saudi Aramco

Amir Frooqnia, The University of Texas at Austin

Xuebing Fu, University of Wyoming

Damiano Galvan, Shell

Guohua Gao, Shell Global Solutions

Guozhong Gao, Rock Solid Images

Li Gao, Halliburton

Song Gao, Haimo Oil & Gas

Abhishek Gaurav, Texas Standard Oil

Nader Ghadami, Petronas

Amin Ghanizadeh, University of Calgary

Amin Gherabati, The University of Texas at Austin

Mojtaba Ghoraishy, Chevron

Leo Giangiacomo, Western Interior Oil and Gas

Eduardo Gildin, Texas A&M University

James Gilman, iReservoir.com

Gerard Glasbergen, Shell

Fatosh Gozalpour, BP America

Jeroen Groenenboom, Shell Malaysia

Ming Gu, West Virginia University

Subodh Gupta, Cenovus Energy

Teruhiko Hagiwara, Terry Research and Development

Yasin Hajizadeh, Schlumberger

Jeffry Hamman, BP

Abdulla Hamoodi, Abu Dhabi National Oil

David Hampton, Oxy USA

Choongyong Han, Chevron

Ming Han, Saudi Aramco

Thomas Harding, Nexen

Robert Hartman, Weatherford Laboratories

Amrin Harun, BP

Jeff Hawkins, BHP Billiton

Chuanping He, ConocoPhillips

Kes Heffer, Heriot-Watt University

Luky Hendraningrat, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Clara Hernandez, BASF

Barbara Hill, Schlumberger

Takeshi Hiraiwa, Abu Dhabi Marine Operating

Todd Hoffman, Montana Tech of the University of Montana

Florian Hollaender, Schlumberger

Joyce Holtzclaw, E&B Natural Resources

Cheng Hon, National University of Singapore

Mehdi Honarpour, BHP Billiton

Sahyun Hong, ConocoPhillips

John Hooker, University of Oxford

Roland Horne, Stanford University

Hamid Hosseinzade Khanamiri, Norwegian University of Science & Technology

Hussein Hoteit, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Yinan Hu, The University of Oklahoma

Hao Huang, ExxonMobil Upstream Research

Shan Huang, Royal Dutch Shell

Tianping Huang, Baker Hughes

Mun-Hong Hui, Chevron

Katie Humphry, Shell

Richard Hutchins, Schlumberger

Myung Hwang, PetroTel

Ahmed Ibrahim, Texas A&M University

Stefan Iglauer, Curtin University of Technology

Abdulmohsin Imqam, Missouri University of Science and Technology

John Ivory, Alberta Innovates Technology Futures

D. Elden Jaafar, Shell Canada

Charles Jackson, Halliburton

Matthew Jackson, Imperial College

Bruce James, Suncor Energy

Mohammad Javaheri, University of Southern California

James Jennings, Shell

Jerry Jensen, University of Calgary

Qi Jiang, LiaoHe Oilfield

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

Jaime Jimenez, Ecopetrol

Bikai Jin, Texas A&M University

Guodong Jin, Baker Hughes

Vahid Joekar-Niasar, University of Manchester

Alan Johnson, Shell UK

Alistair Jones, BP Exloration

Matthew Josh, CSIRO Energy

Shah Kabir, Hess

Mohammed Kalam, Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Petroleum Operations

Apostolos Kantzas, University of Calgary

John Karanikas, Shell

Mohammad Kariznovi, Husky Energy

Ekrem Kasap, Petroleum Development Oman

Keith Katahara, Hess

Danial Kaviani, University of Calgary

Aboulghasem Kazemi, BP America

Mohan Kelkar, The University of Tulsa

Shaina Kelly, ConocoPhillips

David Kennedy, QED Petrophysics

Kenneth Kibodeaux, Shell

Niels Klem, Maersk Oil Qatar

Fikri Kuchuk, Schlumberger

Anjani Kumar, Computer Modelling Group

Mridul Kumar, Chevron

Raushan Kumar, Chevron

Tarkeshwar Kumar, Indian School of Mines

Vikas Kumar, BP America

Basak Kurtoglu, Quantum Energy Partners

Istvan Lakatos, University of Miskolc

Farshad Lalehrokh, Consultant

Paul Lapointe, Golder Associates

David Larue, Chevron

Hon Chung Lau, Shell

Nikita Lenchenkov, Delft University of Technology

Juliana Leung, University of Alberta

David Levitt, Total Petrochemicals France

Gaoming Li, ConocoPhillips

Jian Li, Suncor Energy

Liyong Li, Chevron

Pingke Li, Renergy Petroleum (Canada)

Xiangdong Liang, Aramco Services

Carlos Lira-Galeana, Mexican Institute of Petroleum

Omar Lisigurski, Oasis Petroleum

Guoqing Liu, University of Houston

Kai Liu, ExxonMobil Upstream Computing

Ning Liu, Chevron

Songxia Liu, Texas A&M University

Lilian Lo, ConocoPhillips

Elyezer Lolon, Marathon Oil

Lisa Lun, ExxonMobil

Haishan Luo, The University of Texas at Austin

Hongyu Luo, Consultant

Xiaodong Luo, International Research Institute in Stavanger

Bankim Mahanta, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

Amir Mahmoudkhani, Clariant

Brij Maini, University of Calgary

Mayank Malik, Chevron

Raj Malpani, Schlumberger

Eduardo Manrique, Consultant

Cristian Masini, Petroleum Development Oman

Saikrishna Maudgalya, Anadarko Petroleum

Michael Mayerhofer, Pinnacle Technologies

David Medellin, The University of Texas at Austin

Qingbang Meng, China University of Petroleum-Beijing

Gerard Michael, ConocoPhillips

Palle Mikkelsen, Wintershall Holding

Clarence Miller, Rice University

Kazuo Miura, Petrobras

Kristian Mogensen, Eni

Jose Mogollon, Halliburton

Sadjad Mohammadian, University Duisburg-Essen

Jitendra Mohan, Chevron Iraq

Kshitij Mohan, ConocoPhillips

Avinash Mohapatra, Jefferies Group

Mehdi Mokhtari, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Richard Mollison, Consultant

Katharine Moncada, Schlumberger

Somnath Mondal, Shell Upstream Americas

Robert Moore, BP

Daniel Moos, GeoMechanics

Mikel Morvan, Rhodia

Peyman Mostaghimi, University of New South Wales

Ann Muggeridge, Imperial College

Sandeep Mukherjee, Halliburton

Gopi Nalla, DeGolyer and MacNaughton

Ramez Nasralla, Shell

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

Ron Nelson, Broken N Consulting

Viet Nguyen, ConocoPhillips

Myeong Noh, Chevron

Rashed Noman, Qatar Petroleum

Peyman Nurafza, Royal Dutch Shell

William O’Brien, ConocoPhillips

Kolawole Ojo, Apache

Olu Okpani, Chevron Nigeria

Ryosuke Okuno, The University of Texas at Austin

Bill O'Neil, Trican Well Service

Erdal Ozkan, Colorado School of Mines

Geoffrey Page, Baker Hughes

Douglas Peck, BHP Billiton

Per Pedersen, University of Calgary

Sheng Peng, The University of Texas at Austin

Øystein Pettersen, Uni Research

Jyoti Phirani, Occidental Petroleum

Andrei Popa, Chevron

Venkat Pranesh, Dawn-Venkpran Energy Consultancy

Masa Prodanovic, The University of Texas at Austin

Tina Puntervold, University of Stavanger

Michael Pyrcz, The University of Texas at Austin

Pengpeng Qi, The University of Texas at Austin

Rajagopal Raghavan, Consultant

N.M. Rahman, Saudi Aramco

Chandra Rai, The University of Oklahoma

Himansu Rai, Chevron

Shyamalan Ramaswami, Shell

Benjamin Ramirez, Shell

Thaimar Ramirez, Apache

Matthew Ramos, The University of Texas at Austin

Travis Ramsay, Halliburton (Landmark)

Jules Reed, Lloyd's Register Group

Leandro Reis, Petrobras Cenpes

Bo Ren, The University of Texas at Austin

Albertus Retnanto, Schlumberger

Albert Reynolds, The University of Tulsa

Randahl Roadifer, ConocoPhillips

Carolina Romero, Total

David Rousseau, IFP Energies nouvelles

Erik Rylander, Schlumberger

Simin Sadeghi, Texas A&M University

Muhammad Sahimi, University of Southern California

Ahmad Sakhaee-Pour, The University of Oklahoma

Pierre Samier, Total

Alireza Sanaei, The University of Texas at Austin

Jorge Sanchez-Ramirez, BHP Billiton

Mehrnoosh Saneifar, BHP Billiton

Pallav Sarma, Tachyus

Alexei Savitski, Shell

David Schechter, Texas A&M University

Mark Schrader, Chevron

Susan Schrader, Montana Tech of the University of Montana

Randall Seright, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Gaurav Seth, Chevron

Andrew Seto, Energi Simulation

Mehdi Shabaninejad, Consultant

Mahmood Shakiba, The University of Texas at Austin

Jyotsna Sharma, University of Calgary

Zheng Shen, Weatherford

Chandramani Shrivastva, Schlumberger

Edmond Shtepani, Westport Technology Center

Priyavrat Shukla, Schlumberger

Philip Singer, Rice University

Bikash Sinha, Schlumberger-Doll Research

Christopher Skelt, Chevron Energy Technology

Jurgantono Soeriawinata, Occidental of Oman

Carl Sondergeld, The University of Oklahoma

Tibi Sorop, Shell

Jeffrey Southwick, Shell

Karthik Srinivasan, Schlumberger

Mayank Srivastava, Chevron

Vural Suicmez, Maersk Oil

Fnu Suleen, Chevron

Boqin Sun, Chevron

Jianlei Sun, Halliburton

Koichi Suzuki, Inpex

Ali Takbiri-Borujeni, West Virginia University

Ligen Tang, China National Petroleum

Shawn Taylor, Schlumberger

Tadesse Weldu Teklu, Colorado School of Mines

Raj Tewari, Petronas

Marco Thiele, Streamsim Technologies

Geoffrey Thyne, University of São Paulo

Nicola Tisato, The University of Texas at Austin

Mehmet Torcuk, EOG Resources

Peter Townsley, Ressim

Sezai Ucan, YPF

Ilkay Uzun, Colorado School of Mines

Alex Valdes-Perez, Texas A&M Engineering

Daniel Van Nispen, Shell

Johan vanDorp, Shell

Charles Vanorsdale, Saudi Aramco

Abdoljalil Varavei, The University of Texas at Austin

Mario Vasquez-Cruz, Pemex E&P

Marco Verlaan, Shell Canada

Jeroen Vink, Shell Global Solutions

Jan Vinogradov, University of Aberdeen

Claudio Virués, Nexen

Thomas von Schroeter, Consultant

Eric Vosburgh, Maersk Oil

Dale Walters, Taurus Reservoir Solutions

Jin Wang, Suncor Energy

Shugang Wang, Chevron

Yingxue Wang, Shell

Yixuan Wang, Stanford University

Norman Warpinski, Halliburton

Yunan Wei, C&C Reservoirs

Xian-huan Wen, Chevron

Anke Wendt, Schlumberger

Lee Whitebay, Whitebay and Associates

Jesse Williams-Kovacs, University of Calgary

Bart Willigers, AstraZeneca

Eric Withjack, PTS Laboratories

Keliu Wu, University of Calgary

Hongjie Xiong, Texas Oil and Gas Institute

Yi Xiong, Chevron

Chicheng Xu, Aramco Services

Sharad Yadav, Consultant

Changdong Yang, Chevron

Daniel Yang, Laricina Energy

Wei Yang, Oxy

Zheng Yang, Chevron

Peng Ye, Hess

Burak Yeten, Chevron

Yannis Yortsos, University of Southern California

Jianjia Yu, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Wei Yu, Texas A&M University

Jian-Yang Yuan, Osum Oil Sands

Mehdi Zeidouni, The University of Texas at Austin

Yongchao Zeng, Consultant

Fengjun Zhang, Statoil

Jun Zhang, Schlumberger

Pinggang Zhang, BP Exploration Operating

Tiantian Zhang, Chevron

Dong Zhao, Taiyuan University of Technology

Yingfang Zhou, University of Aberdeen

Zhouyuan Zhu, BP Exploration Alaska

Jiaping Zuo, China University of Mining and Technology-Beijing

Lihua Zuo, Texas A&M University