Thank You to Our 2018 Reviewers

 


SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering 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 Editors: 

Jasper Ring, Chevron North America Upstream

Jesús Salazar, Marathon Oil

 

Associate Editors:

Michael Altunbay, Petronas Carigali

Anil Ambastha, Chevron

Mariela Araujo Fresky, Shell

Subhash Ayirala, Saudi Arabian Oil

Jeff Baldwin, Chesapeake Energy

Rod Batycky, Streamsim Technologies

Bailian Chen, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Peter Clifford, BP Exploration Europe

Steven Crary, Schlumberger, retired

Aysegul Dastan, Chevron

Eric Delamaide, IFP Technologies Canada

Selin Erzeybek, ConocoPhillips

Kirk Hansen, Shell, retired

Dimitrios Hatzignatiou, University of Houston

Byron Haynes, North Caspian Operating

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

Mark Kittridge, MUREX Petrophysics

Stephen Laubach, The University of Texas at Austin

Alana Leahy-Dios, ExxonMobil

Hui-Hai Liu, Aramco Services

Hassan Mahani, Shell

Scott Meddaugh, Midwestern State University

Siddharth Misra, University of Oklahoma

Hadi Nasrabadi, Texas A&M University

Mark Schrader, Chevron

Vijay Shrivastava, Computer Modelling Group

Elizabeth Spiteri, Hess

Gary Teletzke, ExxonMobil

Diederik van Batenburg, Shell

Dario Viberti, Politecnico di Torino

Kan Wu, Texas A&M University

Calvin Yao, Oxy

Harvey Yarranton, University of Calgary

KC Yeung, Brion Energy

Turhan Yildiz, Red Rocks Engineering

Andres Yrigoyen, Frontender

 

Technical Editors:

 

Wael Abdallah, Schlumberger Middle East

Jorge Acuna, Chevron

Steve Adams, WellEval.com

Olaoluwa Adepoju, Chevron

Aderonke Aderibigbe, BHP Billiton

Vivek Agarwal, Schlumberger

Samarth Agrawal, ConocoPhillips

Kaveh Ahmadi, Pometis Technology

Khalid Ahmed, Kuwait Oil

Oluwanifemi Akinluyi, The University of Tulsa

Farrukh Akram, Schlumberger

Mohammed Al Kobaisi, The Petroleum Institute

Meshal Al-Amri, Saudi Aramco

Mohammed Alotaibi, Saudi Aramco

Faruk O. Alpak, Shell

Naif Alqahtani, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology

Hasan Al-Saedi, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Emad Al-Shalabi, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology

Abdulkareem AlSofi, Saudi Aramco

Vladimir Alvarado, University of Wyoming

Johannes Alvarez, Chevron

Jose Alvarez, Alberta Innovates

Zuhair AlYousif, Saudi Aramco

Raymond Ambrose, Hilcorp Energy

Mohammed Ameen, Saudi Aramco

Kashy Aminian, West Virginia University

Amin Amirlatifi, Mississippi State University

William Ampomah, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Pål Andersen, University of Stavanger

David Anderson, Fekete Associates

Reinaldo Angulo, Repsol

Aura Araque-Martinez, Weatherford

Yani Araujo, SGS

Mark Aston, BP Exploration

Abdolrahim Ataei, Petronas

S.M. Avasthi, Avasthi & Associates

Oluropo Ayodele, Consultant

Richard Baker, Epic Consulting Services

Huseyin Onur Balan, Aramco Research Center Houston

Sriram Balasubramanian, University of Houston

Anqi Bao, Texas A&M University

Reza Barati, The University of Kansas

Indranil (Neil) Barman, Matador Resources

Paul Basan, Corex

Surendra Bateja, Oil and Natural Gas

Guillaume Batôt, IFP Energies Nouvelles

Stephen Baumgartner, GEODynamics

Clarke Bean, Chevron

Steffen Berg, Shell

Henri Bertin, University of Bordeaux

Soraya Betancourt, Schlumberger

Mohammad Reza Beygi, The University of Texas at Austin

Proma Bhattacharyya, H2O Midstream

Paul Bondor, Bontech

Ronald Bonnie, ConocoPhillips

Rupam Bora, Cenovus Energy

Christian Bos, TNO Environment & Geosciences

Garfield Bowen, Schlumberger

Keith Boyle, Chevron Australia

Manijeh Bozorgzadeh, RPS Energy

Charles Bradford, Saudi Aramco

Binh Bui, Colorado School of Mines

Mark Burgoyne, Santos

Jianchao Cai, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Rodolfo Camacho Velazquez, Pemex E&P

Celal Hakan Canbaz, Schlumberger

Yang Cao, Texas A&M University

Bruce Carey, Imperial Oil

Charlie Carlisle, Chemical Tracers

Andrew Carnegie, Woodside

Orlando Castellanos Diaz, Dow Chemical Canada

Mark Chan, Suncor Energy

Rudra Chatterjee, The University of Texas at Austin

Jorge Chegin, Frontender

Andrew Chen, Shell Canada

Huangye Chen, Aramco Services

Shengnan Chen, University of Calgary

Wen Chen, Chevron

Yan Chen, International Research Institute of Stavanger

Yuguang Chen, Chevron

Zhiming Chen, China University of Petroleum (Beijing)

Clotilde Chen Valdes, Shell Oil

Kai Cheng, Texas A&M University

Eloise Chevallier, Texas A&M University

Lu Chi, iRock Technologies

Suk-Kyoon Choi, Chevron

David Chorneyko, ExxonMobil Upstream Research

Nikita Chugunov, Schlumberger-Doll Research

Edwin Chukwudeme, Husky Energy

Yildiray Cinar, Saudi Aramco

Torsten Clemens, OMV Exploration/Production

Edward Clerke, Saudi Aramco

Philip Closmann, Consultant

Oscar Contreras, Chevron

Laurence Corbett, Schlumberger

Paul Craddock, Schlumberger-Doll Research Ridgefield

Jefferson Creek, Chevron

Jim Crompton, Information Pipeline

Peter Cunningham, Decisions Unlimited

Branimir Cvetkovic, Bayerngas Norge

Arash Dahi Taleghani, The Pennsylvania State University

Zhaoyi Dai, Rice University

Hugh Daigle, The University of Texas at Austin

Christophe Darous, Schlumberger Middle East

Swapan Das, Value Creation

Pedro de Sousa, Texas A&M University

Bert Rik de Zwart, Shell

Robert Dean, Chevron

Hassan Dehghanpour, The University of Texas at Austin

Bhabesh Deka, Reliance Industries

Pierre Delfiner, PetroDecisions

Mojdeh Delshad, The University of Texas at Austin

Guncel Demircan, EnCana

David DiCarlo, The University of Texas at Austin

Birol Dindoruk, Shell

William Dodge, Virtual Petrophysics

Robert Dombrowski, Shell

Yannong Dong, Shell

Sriram Doraiswamy, ExxonMobil Upstream Research

Kuifu Du, Shell

Tim Duggan, Petroleum Development Oman

Varadarajan Dwarakanath, Chevron

Adolfo D'Windt, Kuwait Oil

Michael Edwards, Swansea University

Patrick Egermann, GDF SUEZ

Ahmed El-Banbi, Cairo University

Noaman Elkhatib, Almaarefa College

Hani Elshahawi, Shell

Arezoo Emrani, Texas A&M University

Freddy Escobar, Universidad Surcolombiana

Obinna Ezulike, University of Alberta

Hossein Fadaei, Suncor Energy

Yaqing Fan, Shell

Zhiqiang Fan, Desert Research Institute

Rouhollah Farajzadeh, Shell

Reza Fassihi, BHP Billiton

S. Mobeen Fatemi, Heriot-Watt University

Ebrahim Fathi, West Virginia University

Konstantin Fedorov, Tyumen State University

Darryl Fenwick, Kappa Engineering

Adam Flaaten, Macquarie Bank

Eric Flodin, Chevron

Jose Flores, Schlumberger

Rahul-Mark Fonseca, TNO Environment & Geosciences

Jerry Fontanilla, Saudi Aramco

Fahim Forouzanfar, The University of Tulsa

Norman Freitag, Saskatchewan Research Council

Jianlin Fu, Chevron

Xuebing Fu, University of Wyoming

Guohua Gao, Shell Global Solutions (US)

Qian Gao, The University of Oklahoma

Abhishek Gaurav, Texas Standard Oil

Nader Ghadami, Petronas

Amin Ghanizadeh, University of Calgary

Mojtaba Ghoraishy, Chevron

Kassem Ghorayeb, American University of Beirut

Leo Giangiacomo, Western Interior Oil and Gas

James Gilman, iReservoir.com

Ahmed Gomaa, BP

Ali Goudarzi, The University of Texas at Austin

Fatosh Gozalpour, BP America

Malcolm Greaves, University of Bath

Herve Gross, Chevron

Ming Gu, West Virginia University

Zhenyu Guo, Occidental Petroleum

Nabanita Gupta, The University of Oklahoma

David Haddad, ConocoPhillips

Casey Hagbo, Chevron

Teruhiko Hagiwara, Terry Research and Development

Siavash Hakim-Elahi, California Resources

Jeffry Hamman, Retired

Abdulla Hamoodi, Abu Dhabi National Oil

David Hampton, Oxy USA

Farrukh Hamza, Halliburton

Choongyong Han, Chevron

Ming Han, Saudi Aramco

Thomas Harding, Nexen

Jeffrey Harwell, The University of Oklahoma

William Haskett, Haskett Consulting

Chuanping He, ConocoPhillips

Youwei He, China University of Petroleum (Beijing)

Kes Heffer, Heriot-Watt University

Denis Heliot, Schlumberger

Justin Henke, Sproule

Julio Herbas, Tullow Oil

A. Dan Hill, Texas A&M University

Donald Hill, Hillpetro

Rafael E. Hincapie, Technische Universitat Clausthal

Todd Hoffman, Montana Tech

M. Joyce Holtzclaw, E&B Natural Resources

Mehdi Honarpour, BHP Billiton

Hussein Hoteit, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Xiaodong Hu, China University of Petroleum (Beijing)

Shan Huang, Shell

Xinwo Huang, Shell

Mun-Hong Hui, Chevron

Iulian Hulea, Royal Dutch Shell

Katie Humphry, Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij

Olaf Huseby, Restrack

Richard Hutchins, Schlumberger

Myung Hwang, PetroTel

Ahmed Ibrahim, Texas A&M University

Mazda Irani, RPS Energy

Rosemary Irrgang, Irrgang Reservoir Management

Bruce James, Suncor Energy

Dan Jarvie, Worldwide Geochemistry

James Jennings, Shell

Hoonyoung Jeong, Seoul National University

Liping Jia, ConocoPhillips

Feng Jian, Chevron

Qi Jiang, LiaoHe Oilfield

Bikai Jin, Texas A&M University

Lu Jin, Energy & Environmental Research Center

Vahid Joekar-Niasar, University of Manchester

Alan Johnson, Shell UK

Alistair Jones, BP Exloration

Gerard Joosten, Shell

Sameer Joshi, Schlumberger

Shah Kabir, Hess

Mohammed Kalam, Abu Dhabi Company Onshore Oil Operation

Medhat Kamal, Chevron

Rami Kansao, QRI

Apostolos Kantzas, University of Calgary

John Karanikas, Shell

Mohammad Kariznovi, Husky Energy

Keith Katahara, University of Houston

Danial Kaviani, University of Calgary

Andrey Kazak, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology

Dustin Keele, Chevron

Mohan Kelkar, The University of Tulsa

Shaina Kelly, ConocoPhillips

Saeid Khorsandi, Chevron

Bastian Koehrer, Wintershall Norge

Sunil Kokal, Saudi Aramco

Ghazi Kraishan, Saudi Aramco

Myron Kuhlman, MK Tech Solutions

Raushan Kumar, Chevron

Sarwesh Kumar, Chevron

Tarkeshwar Kumar, Indian School of Mines

Basak Kurtoglu, Quantum Energy Partners

Alfred Lacazette, NaturalFractures.com

Paul Lapointe, Golder Associates

Leif Larsen, Kappa Engineering

Hamid Lashgari, The University of Texas at Austin

Olwijn Leeuwenburgh, TNO Environment & Geosciences

Juliana Leung, University of Alberta

David Levitt, Total Petrochemicals France

Jian Li, Suncor Energy

Liyong Li, Chevron

Sanbai Li, Northeastern University

Peiqing Lian, China University of Petroleum (Beijing)

Jenn-Tai Liang, Texas A&M University

Xiangdong Liang, Aramco Services

Yu Liang, The University of Texas at Austin

Wenjuan Lin, Chevron

Chao Liu, Aramco Services

Guoqing Liu, University of Houston

Songxia Liu, Texas A&M University

Xin Liu, Shell

Zhe Liu, Consultant

Silviu Livescu, Baker Hughes

Christopher Lolley, Chevron

Gavin Longmuir, Consulting Petroleum Engineers

Dylan Lougheed, IHS Markit

Ranran Lu, The University of Tulsa

Guofan Luo, Texas A&M University

Haishan Luo, Total E&P Research and Technology

Xiaodong Luo, Norwegian Research Centre

Shouxiang Ma, Saudi Aramco

Elsa Maalouf, American University of Beirut

Cintia Machado, The University of Tulsa

Mohamed Mahmoud, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

Amir Mahmoudkhani, Clariant

Brij Maini, University of Calgary

Pierre-David Maizeret, Schlumberger

Mayank Malik, Chevron

Bradley Mallison, Chevron

Raj Malpani, Schlumberger

Ajay Mandal, Indian School of Mines

Eduardo Manrique, Independent Consultant

Rodolfo Marin, Equion Energia

Alberto Marsala, Saudi Aramco

Cristian Masini, Petroleum Development Oman

Pedram Masoudi,  IRSN

Christophe Matonti, Aix-Marseille Université

Michael Mayerhofer, Pinnacle Technologies

Mark McClure, McClure Geomechanics

David Medellin, The University of Texas at Austin

Qingbang Meng, China University of Geosciences

Alberto Mezzatesta, AGM Energy Solutions

Chammi Miller, The University of Texas at Austin

Karl Miller, Husky Energy

William Milliken, Chevron

Tiago Miranda, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco

Mohammad Mirzaei, Occidental Oil and Gas

Kristian Mogensen, ENI

Sadjad Mohammadian, Universitat Duisburg-Essen

Jitendra Mohan, Chevron Iraq

Kishore Mohanty, The University of Texas at Austin

Avinash Mohapatra, Jeffries LLC

Somnath Mondal, Shell Upstream Americas

Brendon Morin, University of Wyoming

Mikel Morvan, Solvay

Hamed Motahhari, Imperial Oil Research

Sandeep Mukherjee, Callon Petroleum

Gopi Nalla, DeGolyer and MacNaughton

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

Viet Nguyen, ConocoPhillips

Myeong Noh, Chevron

Bahareh Nojabaei, The Pennsylvania State University

Stephen Norris, Rocky Mountain Petroleum Consulting

Hossein Nourozieh, Computer Modelling Group

William O’Brien, Nitec

Uchenna Odi, Devon Energy

Kolawole Ojo, Apache

Ryosuke Okuno, The University of Texas at Austin

Olubiyi Olaoye, Premier Oilfield Laboratories

Gbenga Oluyemi, Robert Gordon University

YagnaDeepika Oruganti, Baker Hughes Houston Technology Center

Marco Aurelio Pacheco, PUC - Rio

Geoffrey Page, Baker Hughes

Andrew Parker, Brunei Shell Petroleum

Mohit Paryani, FracGeo

Douglas Peck, BHP Billiton

Jyoti Phirani, Occidental Petroleum

Iván Piñerez Torrijos, University of Stavanger

Malcolm Pitts, Surtek

Venkat Pranesh, Dawn-Venkpran Energy Consultancy

Helmi Pratikno, ConocoPhillips

Romain Prioul, Schlumberger-Doll Research

Masa Prodanovic, The University of Texas at Austin

Justyna Przybysz-Jarnut, Shell

Tina Puntervold, University of Stavanger

Michael Pyrcz, The University of Texas at Austin

Changhe Qiao, The Pennsylvania State University

Javad Rafiee, MaxEUR

Rajagopal Raghavan, R. Raghavan

Murali Raghunathan, Shell India Markets

Benjamin Ramirez, Shell

Ehsan Ranaee, Politecnico di Milano Dipartimento di Energia

Jules Reed, Lloyd's Register Group

Leandro Reis, Petrobras Cenpes

Guotong Ren, The University of Tulsa

Albertus Retnanto, Schlumberger

Sina Rezaei Gomari, Teesside University

Adolfo Rodriguez, ConocoPhillips

Meghdad Roshanfekr, BP America

Ameneh Rostami, Consultant

David Rousseau, IFP Energies Nouvelles

Zhenhua Rui, Independent Project Analysis

Simin Sadeghi, Texas A&M University

Ahmad Sakhaee-Pour, The University of Oklahoma

Pierre Samier, Total

Jorge Sanchez-Ramirez, BHP Billiton

David Sanderson, University of Southampton

Mehrnoosh Saneifar, BHP Billiton

Pallav Sarma, Tachyus

Alexei Savitski, Shell

Ronald Sawatzky, Alberta Innovates

Morteza Sayarpour, Chevron

Mohammad Sayyafzadeh, The University of Adelaide

David Schechter, Texas A&M University

Susan Schrader, Montana Tech

Maxian Seales, The Pennsylvania State University

Duchenne Sebastien, Total

Nikita Seleznev, Schlumberger-Doll Research Cambridge

Randall Seright, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Jyotsna Sharma, Chevron

Chandramani Shrivastva, Schlumberger

Priyavrat Shukla, Schlumberger

Harpreet Singh, The University of Texas at Austin

Robin Singh, Pilot Chemical

Bikash Sinha, Schlumberger-Doll Research

Christopher Skelt, Chevron

Jeroen Snippe, Shell

Jurgantono Soeriawinata, Occidental of Oman

Tibi Sorop, Shell

Jeffrey Southwick, Shell

Karthik Srinivasan, Schlumberger Technology

Mayank Srivastava, Chevron

Arne Stavland, International Research Institute of Stavanger

Karl Stephen, Heriot-Watt University

Vural Suicmez, Maersk Oil

Fnu Suleen, Chevron

Boqin Sun, Chevron

Jianlei Sun, Halliburton

Wenyue Sun, Stanford University

Koichi Suzuki, INPEX

Mohammad Tabatabaei, Marathon Oil

Mohsen Tagavifar, The University of Texas at Austin

Ali Takbiri-Borujeni, West Virginia University

Shusei Tanaka, Chevron

Jizhou Tang, Harvard University

Mohammadali Tarrahi, Shell Global Solutions USA

Miral Tawfik, The Pennsylvania State University

Shawn Taylor, Schlumberger

Tadesse Weldu Teklu, Colorado School of Mines

Marco Thiele, Streamsim Technologies

Genlin Tian, Oilsands Quest

Helisaul Torrealba, Halliburton

Victor Torrealba, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Japan Trivedi, University of Alberta

Alex Turta, Atur Consulting

Azra Tutuncu, Colorado School of Mines

Eric Upchurch, Chevron

Ilkay Uzun, Colorado School of Mines

Ernesto Valbuena, Chevron

Alex Valdes-Perez, Texas A&M University

Peter Valko, Texas A&M University

Johan vanDorp, Shell

Abdoljalil Varavei, The University of Texas at Austin

Gerald Verbeek, Verbeek Management Services

Marco Verlaan, Shell Canada

Jeroen Vink, Shell Global Solution (US)

Claudio Virués, Nexen

Thomas von Schroeter, Consultant

John Waggoner, Schlumberger

Jin Wang, Suncor Energy

Shuhua Wang, University of Calgary

Yixuan Wang, Shell

Norman Warpinski, Halliburton

George Waters, Schlumberger

Dean Wehunt, Chevron

Mingzhen Wei, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Yunan Wei, C&C Reservoirs

Xian-huan Wen, Chevron

Lee Whitebay, Whitebay and Associates

Jesse Williams-Kovacs, University of Calgary

Keliu Wu, China University of Petroleum (Beijing)

Chicheng Xu, Aramco Services

Jianchun Xu, China University of Petroleum (East China)

Sharad Yadav, Shell Oil

Chaodong Yang, Computer Modelling Group

Daniel Yang, Laricina Energy

Daoyong (Tony) Yang, University of Regina

Tao Yang, Statoil

Peng Ye, Equinor US

Burak Yeten, Chevron

Hasan Yildiz, Saudi Aramco

Wei Yu, The University of Texas at Austin

Chengwu Yuan, BP America

Jian-Yang Yuan, Osum Oil Sands

Kaimin Yue, Consultant

Murat Zeybek, Schlumberger

Feng Zhang, China University of Petroleum

Hao Zhang, Baker Hughes Houston Technology Center

He Zhang, Ryder Scott

Kai Zhang, China University of Petroleum (Huadong)

Pinggang Zhang, BP Exploration Operating

Yanhui Zhang, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Dong Zhao, Taiyuan University of Technology

Hui Zhao, Consultant

Yu Zhao, The University of Tulsa

Yifan Zhou, Chevron

Yingfang Zhou, University of Aberdeen

Zhouyuan Zhu, China University of Petroleum (Beijing)

Ali Zidane, Reservoir Engineering Research Institute

Robert Zimmerman, Imperial College