Thank You to Our 2014 Reviewers

Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology extends its sincere appreciation to everyone who provided a technical review for at least one paper during 2014. 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.

Editor-in-Chief:

Dean Oliver, Centre for Integrated Petroleum Research

Executive Editors:

Gokhan Coskuner, Husky Energy
Jian-yang Yuan, Osum Oil Sands

Associate Editors:

Roderick Batycky, Streamsim Technologies 
Dennis Beliveau, Consultant
Christopher Clarkson, University of Calgary 
David Cramer, ConocoPhillips
Clayton Deutsch, University of Alberta 
Farzam Javadpour, The University of Texas at Austin
Kamran Jorshari, Ivanhoe Energy
Russell Krasey, Nexen
Anjani Kumar, Computer Modelling Group 
Ergun Kuru, University of Alberta
Hui-Hai Liu, Aramco Services Company
Shangqi Liu, Research Institute of Petroleum Exploration & Development
Adango Miadonye, Cape Breton University
Karl Miller, Husky Energy
Tawfik Nasr, ConocoPhillips
Ron Sawatzky, Alberta Innovates Technology Futures
Harvey Yarranton, University of Calgary
KC Yeung, Brion Energy
Zhihong (John) Zhou, Alberta Innovates – Energy and Environment Solutions

Technical Editors:

Bernt Aadnoy, University of Stavanger
Yafes Abacioglu, BP
Patrice Abivin, Schlumberger
Gurbat Agaev, Statoil
Sergio Aguilar, Schlumberger
Allison Aherne, Husky Energy
Farid Ahmadloo, University of Regina
Serhat Akin, Middle East Technical University
Farrukh Akram, Schlumberger
Nasser Albartamani, Oman Oil
Stephen Almond, MeadWestvaco
Mohammed Al-Murayri, Nexen
Jose Alvarez, Alberta Innovates Technology Future
Md Amanullah, Saudi Aramco
Raymond Ambrose, Hilcorp Energy
Shahram Amini, Schlumberger Canada
Irene Anderson, Talisman Energy
Don Anderson, Husky Energy
Rosalind Archer, University of Auckland
Abdolrahim Ataei, PETRONAS
Luis Ayala, Pennsylvania State University
Subhash Ayirala, Saudi Aramco
Oluropo Ayodele , Shell
Muhammad Ayub, Saudi Aramco
Jim Azzola, Thermal Science
Tayfun Babadagli, University of Alberta
Richard Baker, Epic Consulting Services
Huseyin Onur Balan, Aramco Research Center Houston
Indranil (Neil) Barman, Matador Resources
Stephen Baumgartner, Marathon Oil
Doug Bearinger, Nexen
Amos Benzvi, Cenovus Energy
Thomas Blasingame, Texas A&M University
Ben Bloys, Chevron
Thomas Boone, ExxonMobil/Imperial Oil
Craig Brown, APS Technology
Binh Bui, University of Tulsa
Sergio Caicedo, Kuwait Oil
Rodolfo Camacho Velazquez, Pemex
Mark Caplan, Athabasca Oil
Bruce Carey, Imperial Oil Resources
Andrew Carnegie, Woodside
Orlando Castellanos Diaz, Shell Chemicals Americas
Jeannine Chang, Consultant
Joyce Chen, Alberta Innovates Technology Future
Sam Chen, Cenovus Energy
Shilin Chen, Halliburton
Chih Chen, Kappa
Yiyan Chen, Schlumberger
Andrew Chen, Shell Canada
Hao Cheng, Chevron Pacific Indonesia
Magda Ciulavu, Husky Energy
Torsten Clemens, OMV
Philip Closmann, Consultant
Patrick Collins, Petroleum Geomechanics
Oscar Contreras, Chevron
Luciane Cunha, Petrobras America
Cuong Dang, University of Calgary
Swapan Das, Marathon Oil
John Davies, Chevron
Vahid Dehdari, University of Alberta
Eugene Dembicki, Athabasca Oil
Guncel Demircan, EnCana
Xiaohui Deng, Alberta Innovates Technology Future
Mohammad Derakhshanfar, University of Regina
Deepak Devegowda, University of Oklahoma
Birol Dindoruk, Shell
Minghua Ding, Consultant
Mingzhe Dong, University of Calgary
Sriram Doraiswamy, ExxonMobil
Anh Duong, ConocoPhillips
Morteza Elahi Naraghi, The University of Texas at Austin
Mohammed Emera, Badr Petroleum Company
Turgay Ertekin, Pennsylvania State University
Yaqing Fan, Shell
Niall Fleming, Statoil
David Fong, Husky Energy
Jerry Fontanilla, Saudi Aramco
Christopher Fredd, Schlumberger
Norman Freitag, Saskatchewan Research Council
Wayne Frenier, Frenier Chemistry
Michael Fuller, Chevron
Ian Gates, University of Calgary
Shawkat Ghedan, Computer Modelling Group
David Gray, Nexen
Malcolm Greaves, University of Bath
Darcie Greggs, Husky Energy
Fagang Gu, Statoil Canada
Dominique Guillot, Schlumberger
Quanxin Guo , M-I SWACO
Boyun Guo, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Ebrahim Hajidavalloo, Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz
Richard Hallam, BP America
David Hampton, Oxy USA
Thomas Harding, Nexen
Ron Harrell, Ryder Scott
Amrin Harun, BP
Hassan Hassanzadeh, University of Calgary
Michael Hayes, Husky Energy
Jincong He, Stanford University
Robert Hite, Blue Ridge PTA
Mehdi Honarpour, Hess
Amir Hosseini, ConocoPhillips Canada
Moslem Hosseininejad Mohebati, Laricina Energy
Mazher Ibrahim, BP America
Dilhan Ilk, DeGolyer and MacNaughton
Jayesh Jain, Baker Hughes
Qi Jiang, Osum Oil Sands
Lu Jin, Louisiana State University
Sameer Joshi, Schlumberger
Trent Kaiser, Noetic Engineering 2008
Amirmasoud Kalantari-dahaghi, Occidental Oil & Gas
Patrick Kam, EnCana
Arjan Kamp, Total
Danial Kaviani, University of Calgary
Brad Kearl, Dover Operating
Alexey Khrulenko, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Kelvin Knorr , Saskatchewan Research Council
Dick Krabbendam, DPK Engineering
Gregory Kubala, Schlumberger
Istvan Lakatos, University of Miskolc
Paul Lapointe, Golder Associates
Alexandre Lavrov, SINTEF Petroleum Research
Alana Leahy-Dios, ExxonMobil
Juliana Leung, University of Alberta
Heng Li, Computer Modelling Group
Lianchong Li, Dalian University of Technology
Jun Li, Schlumberger
Jian Li, Suncor Energy
Pingke Li, Renergy Petroleum (Canada)
Zhaowen Li , Brion Energy
Niels Lindeloff, Maersk Oil
Larry Lines, University of Calgary
Omar Lisigurski, Oasis Petroleum
Mike London, Alberta Innovates Technology Future
Bernhard Lungwitz, Schlumberger
Xiaodong Luo, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Ajay Mandal, Indian School of Mines
Dave Marshall, Baker Hughes
Louis Mattar, IHS Fekete
Bruce McGee, E-T Energy
Albert McSpadden, Altus Well Experts
Steve Metcalf, BJ Services
Behdad Moini, Canadian Natural Resources
Shabbir Mustafiz, Alberta Innovates Technology Future
Hadi Nasrabadi, Texas A&M University
Hisham Nasr-El-Din, Texas A&M University
Alireza Nouri, University of Alberta
Hossein Nourozieh, University of Calgary
Alex Novlesky, Computer Modelling Group
Ryosuke Okuno, University of Alberta
Erdal Ozkan, Colorado School of Mines
Dennis Pieters, Citation Oil & Gas
Adolfo Pires, Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense
Malcolm Pitts, Surtek
Kent Qin, Osum Oil Sands
Duilio Raffa, Baytex Energy
Rajagopal Raghavan, Phillips Petroleum (retired)
Anisur Rahman, Saudi Aramco
Himansu Rai, Chevron
Varagur Rajan, Alberta Innovates Technology Futures
Mohsen Rezaveisi, The University of Texas at Austin
Antonio Rinaldi, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Uliana Romanova, Weatherford
Fredrik Saaf, Shell
Arild Saasen, Det norske oljeselskap
Majid Saeedi, Saman Associates
Ahmad Sakhaee-Pour, University of Oklahoma
Orkhan Samandarli, Texas A&M University
Fernando Samaniego V, Petroleos Mexicanos
Frederic Santarelli, Geomec
Marco Satyro, Virtual Materials Group
Chonghui Shen, Shell Canada
Zheng Shen, Weatherford
Dmitriy Silin, Shell International Projects and Technology
Peter Singbeil, Weatherford Canada
Amit Singh, Chevron
Jason Sitchler, Schlumberger
Kenneth Slater, M-I SWACO
Richard Smith, Imperial Oil Resources
Carl Sondergeld, University of Oklahoma
Ekaterina Stalgorova, Fekete Associates
Loran Taabbodi, Husky Energy
Farzad Tahmourpour, Halliburton
Ali Takbiri-Borujeni, West Virginia University
Shawn Taylor, Schlumberger
Gary Teletzke, ExxonMobil
Rune Time, University of Stavanger
Farshid Torabi, University of Regina
David Tran, Computer Modelling Group
Bernard Tremblay, Saskatchewan Research Council
Eric Upchurch, Chevron
Claas Van Der Zwaag, Statoil
Johan Van Dorp, Shell
Marco Verlaan, Shell Canada
Jeroen Vink, Shell
Claudio Virués, Nexen
Syed Waheed, Halliburton
Paulo Waltrich, Louisiana State University
Richard Wan, University of Calgary
Shibo Wang, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Wenhao Wang, Shell
Jin Wang, Suncor Energy
Fred Wassmuth, Alberta Innovates Technology Futures
Wei Wei, Laricina Energy
John Weissenberger, Husky Energy
Siluni Wickramathilaka, ConocoPhillips
Hector Wills, MI3 Petroleum Engineering
Gina Wozney, Husky Energy
Xianping (Sean) Wu, Smith International
Yuxing Xiao, BP America
Feng Xiao, ExxonMobil
Bin Xu, BitCan Geoscience & Engineering
Qiang Xu, Chevron
Zhengming Yang, Aera Energy
Chaodong Yang, Computer Modelling Group
Daniel Yang, Laricina Energy
Tao Yang, Statoil
Ali Yazdani, Athabasca Oil
Peng Ye, Hess
Guoqiang Yin, Halliburton
Jianjia Yu, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Chengwu Yuan, BP America
Todd Zahacy, C-FER Technologies
Hongbo Zeng, University of Alberta
Ronglei Zhang, Colorado School of Mines
Junjing Zhang, ConocoPhillips
Fengjun Zhang, Statoil
Litong Zhao, Canadian Natural Resources
Liange Zheng, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
(Joe) Yunxu Zhou, National Oilwell Varco