Thank You to Our 2013 Reviewers

The Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology extends its sincere appreciation to everyone who provided a technical review for at least one paper during 2013. 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 assuring the journal publishes manuscripts of high quality and lasting value. Thank you to our dedicated reviewers for their contributions.

Editors-in-Chief:

Stephen A. Holditch, Texas A&M University
Dean S. Oliver, Uni Centre for Integrated Petroleum Research

Executive Editor:

Gökhan Coskuner, Husky Energy

Associate Editors:

Roderick Batycky, Streamsim Technologies
Dennis Beliveau, Consultant
Christopher Clarkson, University of Calgary
David Cramer, ConocoPhillips
Clayton Deutsch, University of Alberta
Neil Edmunds, Laricina Energy
Robert Hawkes, Trican Well Service Ltd.
Merrill Jamieson, Canyon Technical Services
Farzam Javadpour, University of Texas at Austin
Kamran Jorshari, Ivanhoe Energy
Russell Krasey, Nexen
Peter Kubica, Petro-Canada
Anjani Kumar, Computer Modelling Group
Ergun Kuru, University of Alberta
Karl Miller, Husky Energy
Tawfik Nasr, ConocoPhillips
Yu-Shu Wu, Colorado School of Mines
Harvey Yarranton, University of Calgary
KC Yeung, Brion Energy
Jian-yang Yuan, Osum Oil Sands

Technical Editors:

Bernt Aadnoy, University of Stavanger
Yafes Abacioglu, BP plc
Hazim Abass, Saudi Aramco
Patrice Abivin, Schlumberger
Gurbat Agaev, Statoil
Sergio Aguilar, Schlumberger
Farid Ahmadloo, University of Regina
Serhat Akin, Middle East Technical University
Nasser Albartamani, PDO
Hussein Alboudwarej, Chevron ETC
Mohammed Al-Murayri, Nexen Incorporated
Md Amanullah, Saudi Aramco
Raymond Ambrose, Hilcorp Energy Company
Shahram Amini, Schlumberger
Irene Anderson, Talisman Energy
Renzo Angeles, ExxonMobil
Luis Ayala, Pennsylvania State University
Jide Ayangade, Baker Hughes
Subhash Ayirala, Saudi Aramco
Oluropo Ayodele, Shell International Exploration & Production Incorporated
Robert Bachman, Taurus Reservoir Solutions Ltd.
Amin Badamchizadeh, CMGL
Richard Baker, Epic Consulting Services Ltd.
Kent Barrett, Laricina Energy Ltd.
Stephen Baumgartner, Marathon Oil Company
Pavel Bedrikovetsky, The University of Adelaide
Ronald Behrens, Chevron Corporation
Richard Beier, Oklahoma State University
Dennis Beliveau, Consultant
Glen Benge, Benge Consulting
Barry Bennett, University of Calgary
Amos Benzvi, Cenovus Incorporated
Steffen Berg, Shell
Gregg Birrell, Tullow Oil International Ltd.
Curtis Boney, SPUR Well Specialist
Kyrre Bradvedt, Schlumberger
Marco Brignoli, Eni E&P
Robert Bruant, BP America Incorporated
Jay Bruton, Schlumberger
Thang Bui, Schlumberger
Michael Byrne, Senergy GB Ltd.
Bill Carey, Los Alamos National Lab
Bruce Carey, Imperial Oil
Andrew Carnegie, Woodside
Orlando Castellanos Diaz, Shell Chemicals Americas
Jeannine Chan, Devon Canada
Sarinya Charoenwongsa, Chevron ETC
Joyce Chen, Alberta Innovates Technology Future
Jiansheng Chen, Baker Hughes
Yiyan Chen, Schlumberger
Andrew Chen, Shell Canada
Kun Cheng, Weatherford International
Yaw Peng Cheong, PTT Exploration & Production Public Company Limited
Hayes Chow, ConocoPhillips Company
Craig Cipolla, Hess Corporation
Patrick Collins, Petroleum Geomechanics Incorporated
John Cook, Schlumberger Cambridge Research
Luciane Cunha, Petrobras America Incorporated
Swapan Das, Marathon Oil Company
Vahid Dehdari, University of Alberta
Guncel Demircan, EnCana Corporation
Xiaohui Deng, Alberta Innovates - Technology Future
Clayton Deutsch, University of Alberta
Deepak Devegowda, University of Oklahoma
David DiCarlo, The University of Texas of Austin
Birol Dindoruk, Shell International E&P Incorporated
Mingzhe Dong, University of Calgary
Anh Duong, ConocoPhillips
Maurice Dusseault, University of Waterloo
Christine Ehlig-Economides, Texas A&M University
Arnaldo Espinel, Chevron Corporation
Amin Ettehad, The University of Texas at Austin
Sepehr Fadaei, iReservoir.com
Perapon Fakcharoenphol, Shell Oil Company
Yaqing Fan, Shell
Jerry Fontanilla, Saudi Aramco
Ted Frauenfeld, Alberta Research Council
Norman Freitag, Saskatchewan Research Council
Michael Fuller, Chevron Energy Technology Company
Milovan Fustic, Statoil Canada Ltd.
Bo Gao, ExxonMobil
Sarah Gasda, University of North Carolina
Razi Gaskari, Intelligent Solution Incorporated
Ian Gates, University of Calgary
Shawkat Ghedan, The Petroleum Institute
Leo Giangiacomo, Western Interior Oil and Gas Corporation
Simon Gittins, Cenovus Energy
Fatosh Gozalpour, BP America Incorporated
Malcolm Greaves, University of Bath
Herve Gross, Chevron Corporation
Fagang Gu, Statoil Canada Ltd.
Dominique Guillot, Schlumberger
Quanxin Guo, M-I Swaco
Dubert Gutierrez, Computer Modelling Group Ltd.
Yasin Hajizadeh, Schlumberger
Tarek Hamida, Athabasca Oil Corporation
Jeffry Hamman, Marathon Oil Company
Ming Han, Saudi Aramco
Thomas Harding, Nexen Incorporated
Mehran Hassanpour, University of Alberta
Asadollah Hayatdavoudi, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Byron Haynes, Shell Exploration and Production
Randy Hazlett, Potential Research Solutions
Hussein Hoteit, Chevron
Tianping Huang, Baker Hughes Incorporated
Mazher Ibrahim, BP America
Dilhan Ilk, DeGolyer and MacNaughton
Matthew Jackson, Imperial College
Farzam Javadpour, The University of Texas at Austin
Qi Jiang, OSUM Oil Sands Corporation
Sinisha Jikich, U.S. DOE/National Energy Technology Lab
Kamran Jorshari, Ivanhoe Energy
Sameer Joshi, Schlumberger
Apostolos Kantzas, University of Calgary
Danial Kaviani, University of Calgary
David Kersey, Saudi Aramco
Russell Krasey, Nexen Incorporated
Gregory Kubala, Schlumberger
Myron Kuhlman, MK Tech Solutions Incorporated
Ergun Kuru, University of Alberta
Bitao Lai, University of Louisiana Lafayette
Edmond Lau, Connacher Oil & Gas Limited
Alexandre Lavrov, SINTEF Petroleum Research
Alana Leahy-Dios, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
Gordon Lee, Laricina Energy Ltd.
Juliana Leung, University of Alberta
Jian Li, Suncor Energy Incorporated
Zhaowen Li, Brion Energy
Pingke Li, Sunshine Oilsands Ltd.
Knut-Andreas Lie, SINTEF
Niels Lindeloff, Maersk Oil
Hope Liu, Colorado School of Mines
Elyezer Lolon, Marathon Oil
Mike London, Alberta Innovates
Bernhard Lungwitz, Schlumberger
Shouxiang Ma, Saudi Aramco
Jeff MacDonald, Osum Oil Sands Corporation
Srikant Mahapatra, Petrochem Performance Chemicals Ltd.
Brij Maini, University of Calgary
Dave Marshall, Baker Hughes
Sebastian Matringe, Quantum Reservoir Impact
Karl Miller, Husky Energy
Stefan Miska, University of Tulsa
Behdad Moini, Canadian Natural Resources Limited
Jakob Monberg, Maersk Oil
Sumit Mukhopadhyay, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory
Reza Naimi-tajdar, Oxy Long Beach
Hadi Nasrabadi, Texas A&M University at Qatar
Thomas Neville, Schlumberger
Eric Niven, University of Alberta
Stephen Norris, Rocky Mountain Petroleum Consulting LLC
Daniel Nugent, Osum Oil Sands Corporation
Runar Nygaard, Missouri University of Science and Technology
Dean Oliver, Uni Centre for Integrated Petroleum Research
Erdal Ozkan, Colorado School of Mines
Jorge Palomino Monteagudo, ConocoPhillips Company
Jeff Peterson, Laricina Energy Ltd.
Maysam Pournik, University of Oklahoma
Kent Qin, OSUM Oil Sands Corporation
Kaibin Qiu, Schlumberger
Duilio Raffa, Suncor Energy Incorporated
N M Rahman, Saudi Aramco
Varagur Rajan, Alberta Innovates Technology Futures
Reza Rastegar, Occidental Oil & Gas Corporation
Leandro Reis, Petrobras Cenpes
Paulo Ribeiro, University Estadual de Campinas
Jose Rivero, Schlumberger Canada
Randahl Roadifer, ConocoPhillips Company
Henry Rogers, Halliburton Energy Services Group
Jen Russel-Houston, OSUM Oil Sands Corporation
Ahmad Sakhaee-Pour, The University of Texas at Austin
Robello Samuel, Halliburton
Javier Sanchez Reyes, Schlumberger
Frederic Santarelli, Geomec
Hemanta Sarma, The Petroleum Institute
Ron Sawatzky, Alberta Innovates - Technology Futures
Mohammad Shahvali, Stanford University
Zheng Shen, Texas A&M University
Chonghui Shen, Shell Canada Limited
Jibin Shi, Schlumberger
Hyundon Shin, Inha University
Richard Sigal, University of Oklahoma
Dmitriy Silin, Shell International Projects and Technology
Satya Singh, Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.
Kenneth Slater, M-I SWACO
David Smith, Conoco Phillips Incorporated
Sanjay Srinivasan, The University of Texas at Austin
Vural Suicmez, Shell International
Shawn Taylor, Schlumberger
Raj Tewari, Petronas
Marco Thiele, Streamsim Technologies Incorporated
Raymond Tibbles, Schlumberger
Rune Time, University of Stavanger
Bernard Tremblay, Saskatchewan Research Council
Porter Underwood, Underwood Consulting
Claas Van Der Zwaag, Statoil ASA
Daniel Van Nispen, Shell
Johan vanDorp, Shell CRC
Marco Verlaan, Shell Canada
Michael VIncent, Insight Consulting
Claudio Virués, Nexen Incorporated
Eric Vosburgh, Maersk Oil
Syed Waheed, Halliburton Ltd.
Cong Wang, Colorado School of Mines
Wenhao Wang, Shell
Norman Warpinski, Pinnacle
Michael Webster, BP Exploration
Thomas Welton, Halliburton
Curtis Whitson, Norwegian University of Science & Technology
Michael Williams, Schlumberger Cambridge Research
Cody Wollen, Husky Energy
Ron Wong, University of Calgary
Qiang Xu, Chevron Corporation
Peter Yang, Nexen Incorporated
Zheng Yang, Chevron
Tao Yang, Statoil ASA
Zhengming Yang, Aera Energy LLC
Daniel Yang, Canadian Natural Resources
Ali Yazdani, Athabasca Oil Corporation
Peng Ye, HESS
Mingdong Yuan, Chevron Energy Technology Company
Jian-Yang Yuan, Osum Oil Sands Corporation
Luo Yuejin, BP Exploration
Yevgeniy Zagayevskiy, University of Alberta
Khalil Zeidani, Cenovus Energy Incorporated
Dongxiao Zhang, University of Southern California
Fengjun Zhang, Chevron Corporation
Gang Zhao, University of Regina
Litong Zhao, Canadian Natural Resources Limited
Yunxu (Joe) Zhou, National Oilwell Varco