SPE Journal

Vol. 25 // No. 1          February 2020



History Matching and Forecasting


1–36
SPE-182684-PA

A Gaussian Mixture Model as a Proposal Distribution for Efficient Markov-Chain Monte Carlo Characterization of Uncertainty in Reservoir Description and Forecasting

X. Li and A. C. Reynolds

37–55
SPE-193916-PA

Reduced-Degrees-of-Freedom Gaussian-Mixture-Model Fitting for Large-Scale History-Matching Problems

G. Gao, H. Jiang, C. Chen, J. C. Vink, Y. El Khamra, J. Ita, and F. Saaf

56–80
SPE-198913-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Distributed Gauss-Newton Optimization with Smooth Local Parameterization for Large-Scale History-Matching Problems

C. Xiao, L. Tian, L. Zhang, G. Wang, and Y. Deng

81–104
SPE-193895-PA

Multilevel Strategies and Geological Parameterizations for History Matching Complex Reservoir Models

Y. Liu and L. J. Durlofsky

105–118
SPE-199357-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Global and Local Surrogate-Model-Assisted Differential Evolution for Waterflooding Production Optimization

G. Chen, K. Zhang, L. Zhang, X. Xue, D. Ji, C. Yao, J. Yao, and Y. Yang

119–138
SPE-193808-PA

Efficient Assimilation of Crosswell Electromagnetic Data Using an Ensemble-Based History-Matching Framework

Y. Zhang, F. C. Vossepoel, and I. Hoteit

139–161
SPE-191480-PA

Calibrating Field-Scale Uncertainties to Local Data: Is the Learning Being Overgeneralized?

J. He, A. C. Reynolds, S. Tanaka, X.-H. Wen, and J. Kamath

Fundamentals of Flow in Porous Media


162–184
SPE-197064-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Tensor Analysis of the Relative Permeability in Naturally Fractured Reservoirs

M. H. Sedaghat, S. Azizmohammadi, and S. K. Matthäi

185–196
SPE-191531-PA            

Effect of GOR on Gas Diffusivity in Reservoir-Fluid Systems

R. R. Ratnakar and B. Dindoruk

197–211
SPE-190251-PA

Effect of Pressure on Vapor/Oil Gravity Drainage in Fractured Reservoirs

B. Tang, N. Anand, B. Nguyen, C. Sie, M. Verlaan, O. Castellanos, and Q. P. Nguyen

212–225
SPE-199344-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Absolute Adsorption of CH4 on Shale with the Simplified Local-Density Theory

Y. Liu, J. Hou, and C. Wang

226–241
SPE-198894-PA            

High-Quality MicroCT Rock Imaging: Methodology To Measure and Correct for X-Ray Scatter

A. Katsevich, M. Frenkel, Q. Sun, S. L. Eichmann, and V. Prieto

242–252
SPE-195701-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Unsteady-State Coreflooding Monitored by Positron Emission Tomography and X-ray Computed Tomography

Y. Hu, R. T. Armstrong, I. Shikhov, T. T. Hung, B. Lee, and P. Mostaghimi

253–267
SPE-198902-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Multiscale Reconstruction of Vuggy Carbonates by Pore-Network Modeling and Image-Based Technique

S. Sadeghnejad and J. Gostick

268–287
SPE-199346-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Evaluating the Performance of Surfactants in Enhancing Flowback and Permeability after Hydraulic Fracturing through a Microfluidic Mode
T. Liang, K. Xu, J. Lu, Q. Nguyen, and D. DiCarlo

Reservoir Models and Simulation


288–309
SPE-195694-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Cell-Centered Nonlinear Finite-Volume Methods With Improved Robustness

W. Zhang and M. Al Kobaisi

310–325
SPE-193908-PA            

Coupled Numerical Simulation of Thermal-Reactive Flow and Geomechanics with Solid Mass Conversion

F. O. Alpak and J. C. Vink

326–346
SPE-193863-PA            

Reduced-Order Modeling of Coupled Flow and Quasistatic Geomechanics

Z. L. Jin, T. Garipov, O. Volkov, and L. J. Durlofsky

347–368
SPE-182689-PA
              (Supporting Information Available)
Dynamic Diffuse-Source Upscaling in High-Contrast Systems

K. Nunna and M. J. King

369–390
SPE-195691-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Explicit Determination of Reserves for Variable-Bottomhole-Pressure Conditions in Gas Rate-Transient Analysis

Y. Wang, and L. F. Ayala

391–405
SPE-187263-PA            

Modeling of Production Decline Caused by Fines Migration in Deepwater Reservoirs

Y. Tan, Y. Li, M. C. M. Rijken, K. Zaki, B. Wang, R. Wu, O. Karazincir, and W. Williams

 

Enhanced Oil Recovery


406–415
SPE-191318-PA

Performance of Silica Nanoparticles in CO2 Foam for EOR and CCUS at Tough Reservoir Conditions

A. U. Rognmo, N. Al-Khayyat, S. Heldal, I. Vikingstad, Ø. Eide, S. B. Fredriksen, Z. P. Alcorn, A. Graue, S. L. Bryant, A. R. Kovscek, and M. A. Fernø

416–431
SPE-199339-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Stability and Flow Properties of Oil-Based Foam Generated by CO2

S. Li, Q. Wang, and Z. Li

432–439
SPE-190185-PA

Nuclear-Magnetic-Resonance Study on Oil Mobilization in Shale Exposed to CO2

H. Wang, Z. Lun, C. Lv, D. Lang, M. Luo, Q. Zhao, and C. Zhao

440–450
SPE-199345-PA              (Direct to Peer; Supporting Information Available)

Nuclear-Magnetic-Resonance Monitoring of Mass Exchange in a Low-Permeability Matrix/Fracture Model During CO2 Cyclic Injection: A Mechanistic Study

B. Wei, K. Gao, T. Song, X. Zhang, W. Pu, X. Xu, and C. Wood

451–464
SPE-195517-PA              (Open Access)

Foam Generation in Flow Across a Sharp Permeability Transition: Effect of Velocity and Fractional Flow

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

465–480
SPE-198899-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Correlation of Mobility Reduction of HPAM Solutions at High Velocity in Porous Medium with Ex-Situ Measurements of Elasticity

S. Jouenne and G. Heurteux

481–496
SPE-191974-PA

Capillary Pressure Effects on Estimating the Enhanced-Oil-Recovery Potential During Low-Salinity and Smart Waterflooding

P. Ø. Andersen

497–514
SPE-199352-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Polyacrylamide Adsorption and Readsorption in Sandstone Porous Media

V. H. S. Ferreira and R. B. Z. L. Moreno

Technology Adoption


515–528
SPE-198903-PA              (Direct to Peer; Recommended Read)

Unlocking the Potential: Understanding the Psychological Factors That Influence Technology Adoption in the Upstream Oil and Gas Industry

R. Roberts and R. Flin