SPE Journal

Vol. 24 // No. 1                  February 2019

 

Production Engineering and Formation Damage


1–20
SPE-187053-PA

Experimental Investigation of Asphaltene-Induced Formation Damage Caused by Pressure Depletion of Live Reservoir Fluids in Porous Media

O. Mohammadzadeh, S. D. Taylor, D. Eskin, and J. Ratulowski

21–31
SPE-183940-PA

Experimental Investigation of the Effects of Asphaltene Stability on Interfacial Behavior of Live-Reservoir-Fluid Systems

R. R. Ratnakar, C. A. Mantilla, and B. Dindoruk

32–43
SPE-191365-PA              (Direct to Peer)
Effect of Crystal Modifiers and Dispersants on Paraffin-Wax Particles in Petroleum Fluids
M. Sun, K. Naderi, and A. Firoozabadi

44–59
SPE-194003-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Estimation of Horizontal-Well Productivity Loss Caused by Formation Damage on the Basis of Numerical Modeling and Laboratory-Testing Data

D. D. Vodorezov

60–70
SPE-184535-PA

Automatic Optimization of Oilfield-Scale-Inhibitor Squeeze Treatments Delivered by Diving-Support Vessel

O. Vazquez, G. Ross, M. M. Jordan, D. A. A. Baskoro, E. Mackay, C. Johnston, and A. Strachan

71–91
SPE-191139-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Revisiting Current Techniques for Analyzing Reservoir Performance: A New Approach for Horizontal-Well Pseudosteady-State Productivity Index

S. Al-Rbeawi

 

Improved Oil Recovery


92–115
SPE-194009-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Reduction of Surfactant Retention in Limestones Using Sodium Hydroxide

D. Wang, M. Maubert, G. A. Pope, P. J. Liyanage, S. H. Jang, K. A. N. Upamali, L. Chang, M. Tagavifar, H. Sharma, G. Ren, K. Mateen, K. Ma, G. Bourdarot, and D. Morel

116–128
SPE-190210-PA              (Open Access)

Foam Generation by Capillary Snap-Off in Flow Across a Sharp Permeability Transition

S. Y. Shah, K.-H. Wolf, R. M. Pilus, and W. R. Rossen

129–139
SPE-190817-PA

A New Approach to Polymer Flooding: Effects of Early Polymer Injection and Wettability on Final Oil Recovery

J. L. Juárez-Morejón, H. Bertin, A. Omari, G. Hamon, C. Cottin, D. Morel, C. Romero, and G. Bourdarot

140–157
SPE-194015-PA              (Direct to Peer) (Open Access)

Experimental Investigation of the Effect of Oil on Steady-State Foam Flow in Porous Media

J. Tang, S. Vincent-Bonnieu, and W. R. Rossen

 

Multiphase Flow in Porous Media


158–177
SPE-190267-PA
Cocurrent Spontaneous Imbibition in Porous Media With the Dynamics of Viscous Coupling and Capillary Backpressure
P. Ø. Andersen, Y. Qiao, D. C. Standnes, and S. Evje

178–199
SPE-191383-PA              (Direct to Peer)

The Effect of Voidage-Displacement Ratio on Critical Gas Saturation

T. W. Kim and A. R. Kovscek

200–214
SPE-194191-PA              (Direct to Peer)

The Impact of Wetting-Heterogeneity Distribution on Capillary Pressure and Macroscopic Measures of Wettability

T. Hiller, J. Ardevol-Murison, A. Muggeridge, M. Schröter, and M. Brinkmann

215–229
SPE-190309-PA

Theoretical Investigation of the Transition From Spontaneous to Forced Imbibition

L. Deng and M. J. King

230–242
SPE-191366-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Insights Into Rock Typing: A Critical Study

B. Ghanbarian, L. W. Lake, and M. Sahimi

243–253
SPE-194193-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Measuring Simplified Pore-Throat Angularity Using Automated Mathematical Morphology

A. G. Meyer

 

Geomechanics


254–273
SPE-187515-PA

Laboratory Investigation of Dynamic Strain Development in Sandstone and Carbonate Rocks Under Diametrical Compression Using Digital-Image Correlation

F. Nath, P. E. Salvati, M. Mokhtari, A. Seibi, and A. Hayatdavoudi

274–289
SPE-194188-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Numerical Investigation Into the Simultaneous Growth of Two Closely Spaced Fluid-Driven Fractures

X. Chen, J. Zhao, W. Yan, and X. Zhang

290–301
SPE-187495-PA

Development of an Empirical Equation To Predict Hydraulic-Fracture Closure Pressure From the Instantaneous Shut-In Pressure Using Subsurface Solids-Injection Data

S. M. Kholy, I. M. Mohamed, M. Loloi, O. Abou-Sayed, and A. Abou-Sayed

302–318
SPE-189861-PA

Hydraulic-Fracture-Height Growth Under the Combined Influence of Stress Barriers and Natural Fractures

J. Huang, J. P. Morris, P. Fu, R. R. Settgast, C. S. Sherman, and F. J. Ryerson

 

Flow in Fractured Systems


319–333
SPE-194024-PA              (Direct to Peer)

A New Fracture-Unit Model and Its Application to a Z-Fold Fracture

W. Luo, C. Tang, and Y. Zhou

334–348
SPE-194023-PA

A Semianalytical Model for Simulating Fluid Flow in Naturally Fractured Reservoirs With Nonhomogeneous Vugs and Fractures

Y. Wu, L. Cheng, S. Huang, S. Fang, P. Jia, and S. Wang

349–374
SPE-194012-PA              (Direct to Peer)

An Enriched Approach for Modeling Multiscale Discrete-Fracture/Matrix Interaction for Unconventional-Reservoir Simulations

Y. Xia, Y. Jin, M. Chen, and K. P. Chen

375–394
SPE-194013-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Pressure-Transient Behaviors of Wells in Fractured Reservoirs With Natural- and Hydraulic-Fracture Networks

Z. Chen, X. Liao, W. Yu, and K. Sepehrnoori

395–412
SPE-194202-PA              (Direct to Peer)

On the Application of the Channel-Fracturing Technique to Soft Rock Formations

A. Khanna, A. Kotousov, and H. T. Luong