Thank You to Our 2018 Reviewers


SPE Production & Operations extends its sincere appreciation to everyone who provided a technical review for at least one paper during 2018. 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 ensuring that the journal publishes manuscripts of high quality and lasting value. Thank you to our dedicated reviewers for their contributions.

 

Editor-in-Chief:

Russell T. Johns, The Pennsylvania State University

 

Executive Editor: 

Frank Chang, Saudi Aramco

 

Associate Editors:

Surendra Bateja, Consultant

Williams Chirinos, Inexertus

Galen Dino, Consultant

Luud Dorrestijn, LEET

Niall Fleming, Equinor

Wayne Frenier, Consultant

Jose Gamboa, Chevron

C. Shah Kabir, CS Kabir Consulting

Sho-wei Lo, BHP Billiton

Bernhard Lungwitz, Schlumberger

Sudhakar Mahajanam, Pinnacle Asset Integrity Services

Jennifer Miskimins, Colorado School of Mines

Shaya Movafaghian, Oxy Oil and Gas

Anand Nagoo, Nagoo & Associates

Olu Okpani, Chevron

Carlos Pedroso, Petrobras

Elias Pirayesh, C&J Energy Services

Javier Sanchez Reyes, Schlumberger

Amit Singh, Chevron

Greg Stephenson, Occidental Petroleum

Sezai Ucan, YPF

Ding Zhu, Texas A&M University

 

Technical Editors:

Gurbat Agaev, Statoil

Francisco Alhanati, C-FER Technologies

Stephen Almond, MeadWestvaco

Emad Al-Shalabi, Khalifa University of Science and Technology

Raymond Ambrose, Hilcorp Energy

Kashy Aminian, West Virginia University

Aura Araque-Martinez, Weatherford

Miguel Armenta, Shell

Kenneth Arnold, K Arnold Consulting

Ahmed Assem, Texas A&M University

Abdolrahim Ataei, Petronas

Annie Audibert-Hayet, Total

Carlos Avila, Chevron

Isaac Aviles, Schlumberger

Obadare Awoleke, Texas A&M University

Subhash Ayirala, Saudi Aramco

Zakir Azmi, Schlumberger

Adebola Bada, Total E&P Nigeria

John Bagzis, Quantum Reservoir Impact

Baojun Bai, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Reza Barati, The University of Kansas

Robert Barree, Barree & Associates

Stephen Baumgartner, GEODynamics

John Bearden, Baker Hughes

Richard Beckham, ExxonMobil

Atika Bimani, Petroleum Development Oman

Andrey Bogdan, BJ Services

Curtis Boney, SPUR Well Specialist

Jim Brewer, Shell Canada

Mark Brinsden, Vektor Energy

Richard Buell, Chevron

Roman Bulgachev, BP Exploration

Michael Byrne, Senergy

Sergio Caicedo, Kuwait Oil

Yang Cao, Texas A&M University

Jose Caridad, Schlumberger

Bailian Chen, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Wen Chen, Chevron

Yiyan Chen, Schlumberger

Y. Doreen Chin, Shell

Suk-Kyoon Choi, Chevron

Arya Christiawan, Schlumberger

Nikita Chugunov, Schlumberger-Doll Research

Philip Closmann, Consultant

Charles-Edouard Cohen, Schlumberger

Ian Collins, BP Exploration

Jim Collins, Principal Development Engineer

David Craig, Reservoir Development

Jefferson Creek, Chevron

Ramin Dabirian, The University of Tulsa

Chris Daeffler, Schlumberger

E. Dwyann Dalrymple, OMV Oil Production

Jesus De Andrade, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Alexander de Kruijf, Shell

Wolfgang Deeg, Shell

Barkim Demirdal, Devon Energy

Kedar Deshpande, Weatherford

Jerald Dethlefs, ConocoPhillips

Alan Edgar Diaz Vazquez, YPF

Ashutosh Dikshit, Schlumberger

Kai Dong, Texas A&M University

Robert Duenckel, Stim-Lab Division of Core Laboratories

Douglas Duncan, Schlumberger

Alan Emanuel, Consultant

Ferhat Erdal, Chevron

Douglas Estanga, Chevron

Vittorio Faluomi, TEA Sistemi SpA

Kunkun Fan, China University of Petroleum (Huadong)

Ted Frankiewicz, Spec Services

Ted Frauenfeld, Alberta Research Council

Alexander Freeman, ConocoPhillips

Dario Frigo, Shell

Xuebing Fu, University of Wyoming

Michael Fuller, Chevron

Qian Gao, The University of Oklahoma

Bisweswar Ghosh, The Petroleum Institute

Oya Gökçen-Karazincir, Chevron

Sergio Gonzales, ConocoPhillips

Ming Gu, West Virginia University

D.V. Satya Gupta, Baker Hughes

Matt Hackworth, Oxy Oil & Gas

Mahdi Haddad, The University of Texas at Austin

Dennis Hahn, Talisman Energy

Jim Hall, Shell Oil

Hamidreza Hamdi, University of Calgary

David Hampton, Oxy USA

Ming Han, Saudi Aramco

Oliver Han, Titan/Hunting

Kirk Hansen, Retired

Abdallah Harouaka, The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Dennis Harris, Chevron

Roy Hartley, Petroleum Engineer

Amrin Harun, BP

Shokrollah Hassani, The University of Tulsa

William Hearn, ConocoPhillips

Stephen Mark Heath, Baker Hughes

Kes Heffer, Heriot-Watt University

A. Dan Hill, Texas A&M University

Donald Hill, Nalco Champion

Charles Hinrichsen, Chevron

Todd Hoffman, Montana Tech

Tianping Huang, Baker Hughes

W.S. Huang, Chevron

Rune Husveg, University of Agder

Richard Hutchins, Schlumberger

Jongsoo Hwang, The University of Texas at Austin

Ahmed Ibrahim, Texas A&M University

Fionn Iversen, International Research Institute of Stavanger

Bruce James, Suncor Energy

Robert Jeffrey, CSIRO Earth Science and Resource Engineering

Mike Johnson, KJ Lift Interests

Colin Jones, Chevron

Havard Joranson, StatoilHydro

Myles Jordan, Nalco

Hamidreza Karami, The University of Oklahoma

Mohammad Kariznovi, Husky Energy

Danial Kaviani, University of Calgary

Mohan Kelkar, The University of Tulsa

Sarath Ketineni, Chevron

David Knowles, Shell

Greg Kubala, Retired

Sandeep Kulkarni, Halliburton Energy Services

David Lavenson, Chevron

Leiming Li, Aramco Services

Lingling Li, Akzo Nobel Surface Chemistry

Baosheng Liang, Chevron

Jenn-Tai Liang, Texas A&M University

Janvier Lissanon, BHP Billiton Petroleum Americas

Guoqing Liu, University of Houston

Shuren Liu, China University of Petroleum

Songxia Liu, Texas A&M University

Silviu Livescu, Baker Hughes

Terry Lou, ProSep

Yaojun Lu, Bechtel Oil

Shu Luo, PetroTel

Bruce MacKay, Schlumberger Technology

Jagannathan Mahadevan, Sandia National Laboratories

Priyank Maheshwari, Baker Hughes

Taras Makogon, MSI Kenny

Sahil Malhotra, Chevron

Ivan Mantilla, Chevron

Tabish Maqbool, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering

Luiz Marques, Petrobras

Cristian Masini, Petroleum Development Oman

Michael Mayerhofer, Pinnacle Technologies

Darren McDuff, Chevron

Paul McElfresh, Frac Tech Services

Weihong Meng, Nexen Petroleum USA

Siddharth Misra, The University of Oklahoma

Kazuo Miura, Petrobras

Mehdi Mokhtari, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Lee Morgenthaler, Shell

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

Luis Neumann, Petrobras

Manabu Nozaki, ConocoPhillips

Mark Ogier, Chevron Thailand

YagnaDeepika Oruganti, Baker Hughes

Markus Pagels, Schlumberger

Mohan Panga, Schlumberger

Piyush Pankaj, Schlumberger

Mohit Paryani, FracGeo

Courtney Payne, Schlumberger

Douglas Peck, BHP Billiton

Alexandre Pereira, Petrobras

Dominic Perroni, Schlumberger

Benjamin Pierre, Eni Engineering

Laurent Pirolli, Schlumberger Technology Center

Augusto Podio, The University of Texas at Austin

Benny Poedjono, Schlumberger

Steven Pohler, Marathon Oil

Victoria Pons, Baker Hughes

Maysam Pournik, The University of Oklahoma

Nazmul Rahmani, Texas A&M University Kingsville

Varagur Rajan, InnoTech Alberta

Pierre Ramondenc, Schlumberger

Sai Rao, ExxonMobil

Lionel Ribeiro, Statoil

Simon Richards, Diales

Robert Rivera, Kinetic Pump Innovations

Gareth Roberts, Acteon Group

Michael Romer, ExxonMobil

Nael Sadek, GE Oil and Gas

Muhammad Sahimi, University of Southern California

Rajesh Saini, Aramco Services

Golchehreh Salamat, Schlumberger

Kenneth Saveth, Weatherford

Jan Scheie, Schlumberger Norge

Reidar Schüller, Norwegian University of Life Sciences

Gaurav Seth, Chevron

Richa Sethi, Schlumberger

Shashank Shekhar, The University of Tulsa

Zheng Shen, Weatherford

Ketan Sheth, Baker Hughes

Eissa Shokir, Cairo University

Priyavrat Shukla, Schlumberger

Paul Skoczylas, C-FER Technologies

Jose Ricardo Solares, Saudi Aramco

Karthik Srinivasan, Schlumberger Technology

Mohammad Tabatabaei, Marathon Oil

Gabor Takacs, Miskolc University

Ali Takbiri-Borujeni, West Virginia University

Xuehao Tan, Schlumberger

Gang Tao, C-FER Technologies

Tadesse Weldu Teklu, Colorado School of Mines

Neil Torrance, CSL

Benoit Tranape, Alsys Group - CeraMem

Azra Tutuncu, Colorado School of Mines

Alberto Valdes, VetcoGray

Thomas Van Akkeren, Production Technology Associates

Nikos Varotsis, Technology University of Crete

Oscar Vazquez, Heriot-Watt University

Michael Vincent, Insight Consulting

Paulo Waltrich, Louisiana State University

Bin Wang, The University of Texas at Austin

Shugang Wang, Chevron

Charles Webb, Chevron

Paul Weddle, Liberty Resources

Yunan Wei, C&C Reservoirs

Tailai Wen, Stanford University

Sandy Williams, Artificial Lift Performance

Bailin Wu, CSIRO Energy

Bisheng Wu, Tsinghua University

Chu-Hsiang Wu, The University of Texas at Austin

Kan Wu, Texas A&M University

Jonathan Wylde, Clariant Oil Services

Hongjie Xiong, Texas Oil and Gas Institute

Yi Xiong, Chevron

Jun Xu, Shell

Wei Yang, Fuel Cell Energy

Peng Ye, Hess

John Yu, California Department of Conservation

Yang Yu, Porous Materials

Mingdong Yuan, Chevron

Todd Zahacy, C-FER Technologies

Junjing Zhang, ConocoPhillips

Haifeng Zhao, Schlumberger

Lixin Zhao, Northeast Petroleum University

Joe Yunxu Zhou, National Oilwell Varco

Murtaza Ziauddin, Schlumberger